53-19
27-9 Away
September 3
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104:103
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TOR 28 19 29 28 104
BOS 33 24 23 23 103
48-24
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NBA Preview: Celtics vs. Raptors

Home: Boston Celtics (48-24)

Away: Toronto Raptors (53-19)

Arena:

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

When does the game start?

Thursday at 6:30 PM ET

Broadcast:

TNT, TSN

Pascal Siakam will lead Toronto against Jayson Tatum and Boston on Thursday.
In their last time out the Raptors fell to Boston by a score of 102-99. OG Anunoby led the way, scoring 20 points while chipping in seven rebounds.
In their last game, the Celtics won versus Toronto, 102-99. Jayson Tatum paved the way, scoring 34 points while recording eight rebounds and six assists.

Raptors Stat Leaders

Scoring: Pascal Siakam, 22.9 ppg

Rebounds: Serge Ibaka, 8.2 rpg

Assists: Kyle Lowry, 7.5 apg

Overview: Pascal Siakam powers the Raptors offense, Siakam posted 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 apg

Overview: 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


Celtics vs. Raptors season stats comparison.
Toronto Raptors Boston Celtics
113 Points 113.4
106.5 Points Against 106.7
55% Points In Paint Pct 55%
46% Field Goals Pct 46%
37% Three Points Pct 36%
80% Free Throws Pct 80%
45.6 Rebounds 45.9
25.4 Assists 22.7
124.3 Efficiency 123.3
13.8 Turnovers 13.1
34.4 Bench Points 27.7

Previous Results (Regular Season)

  • Aug 7, 2020 - Raptors 100 vs. Celtics 122
  • Dec 28, 2019 - Celtics 97 vs. Raptors 113
  • Dec 25, 2019 - Raptors 102 vs. Celtics 118
  • Oct 25, 2019 - Celtics 112 vs. Raptors 106
  • Feb 26, 2019 - Raptors 118 vs. Celtics 95
  • Jan 16, 2019 - Celtics 117 vs. Raptors 108
  • Oct 19, 2018 - Raptors 113 vs. Celtics 101
  • Team Records
      TOR BOS  
    60-23
    All
    58-31
    28-14
    Home
    29-15
    32-9
    Away
    29-16
    49-11
    as Fav
    48-21
    11-12
    as Dog
    10-10
    46-36
    ATS
    50-35
    23-19
    ATS Home
    22-20
    23-17
    ATS Away
    28-15
    41-42
    O/U
    44-44
    20-22
    O/U Home
    22-22
    21-20
    O/U Away
    22-22
    Leaders
    Points
    Siakam Photo
    Toronto Raptors
    1371
    Tatum Photo
    Boston Celtics
    1547
    Rebounds
    Ibaka Photo
    Toronto Raptors
    452
    Tatum Photo
    Boston Celtics
    460
    Assists
    Siakam Photo
    Toronto Raptors
    207
    Tatum Photo
    Boston Celtics
    200
    Last 5 Games
    Raptors
    Date Opp Result
    09/11 vs
    Celtics logo
    BOS
    L 92-87
    09/09 @
    Celtics logo
    BOS
    W 125-122
    09/07 vs
    Celtics logo
    BOS
    L 111-89
    09/05 @
    Celtics logo
    BOS
    W 100-93
    09/03 @
    Celtics logo
    BOS
    W 104-103
    Celtics
    Date Opp Result
    09/27 @
    Heat logo
    MIA
    L 113-125
    09/25 vs
    Heat logo
    MIA
    W 108-121
    09/23 @
    Heat logo
    MIA
    L 109-112
    09/19 @
    Heat logo
    MIA
    W 117-106
    09/17 vs
    Heat logo
    MIA
    L 106-101