NBA Preview: Raptors vs. Celtics
Home: Toronto Raptors (53-19)
Away: Boston Celtics (48-24)
Arena:ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
When does the game start?Sunday at 1:00 PM ET
Pascal Siakam will lead Toronto against Jayson Tatum and Boston on Sunday.
In their last game the Raptors were victorious against Brooklyn, 150-122. Norman Powell led the way, scoring 29 points while chipping in five rebounds and one assist.
In their last game, the Celtics won against Philadelphia, 110-106. Kemba Walker paved the way, scoring 32 points while recording four rebounds and four assists.
Raptors Stat Leaders
Scoring: Pascal Siakam, 22.9 ppg
Rebounds: Serge Ibaka, 8.2 rpg
Assists: Kyle Lowry, 7.5 apgOverview: Pascal Siakam powers the Raptors offense, Siakam put up a line of 22.9 points, 7.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists during the season. Kyle Lowry is another player to watch for Toronto, Lowry averaged 19.4 points and 7.5 assists on the year.
Celtics Stat Leaders
Scoring: Jayson Tatum, 23.4 ppg
Rebounds: Enes Kanter, 7.4 rpg
Assists: Marcus Smart, 4.9 apgOverview: The Celtics biggest impact player on offense is Jayson Tatum who averaged 23.4 points and seven rebounds during the regular season. Kemba Walker is another player who figures to make an impact for Boston, Walker averaged 20.4 points on the year.
Season Stats Comparison
|Toronto Raptors||Boston Celtics|
|55%||Points In Paint Pct||55%|
|46%||Field Goals Pct||46%|
|38%||Three Points Pct||36%|
|80%||Free Throws Pct||80%|