Philadelphia 76ers (1-4, 12th in Eastern Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (3-2, seventh in Eastern Conference)

Toronto; Friday, 7:30pm EDT

Bottom Line: Toronto faces Philadelphia in a matchup of Eastern Conference teams.

Toronto went 10-6 in Atlantic Division play a season ago and 24-17 at home. The Raptors allowed opponents to score 111.5 points per game and shoot 48.8 percent from the field last season.

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Philadelphia went 6-6 overall and 32-20 in Eastern Conference play during the 2021-22 season. The 76ers averaged 104.5 points per game last season, 41.7 in the paint, 12.2 off turnovers and 15.1 on fast breaks.

The teams will square off for the 50th time this season. The Raptors won the last meeting on October 26, 119-109. Gary Trent Jr. led the Raptors with 27 points, and Joel Embiid had 31 points.

Injuries: Raptors: Otto Porter Jr.: Out (hamstring).

76ers: None listed.

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