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.
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.
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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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