Game Day: Raptors vs. Cavaliers

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From NBA.com: No team in the Eastern Conference has been hotter of late than the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are riding their longest winning streak in nearly four years.

They’ve also picked up some help with starting center Anderson Varejao sidelined.

The Cavaliers look to continue their strong play and extend their winning streak to seven games when they visit the Toronto Raptors on Friday night.

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 Projected Starters

Raptors:Kyle Lowry (G), DeMar DeRozan (G), Terrence Ross (F), Patrick Patterson (F), Jonas Valanciunas (C)

Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving (G), Jarrett Jack (G), Luol Deng (F), Tristan Thompson (F), Tyler Zeller (C)

Injury Updates

Raptors: None

Cavaliers: Carrick Felix – left patellar stress fracture (Out), Anderson Varejao – sore back (out), Dion Waiters – left knee hyperextension (doubtful)

By The Numbers: Raptors vs. Cavaliers


Team Comparison
2013-14 AVERAGES 2013-14 RANKINGS
TOR CLE TOR CLE
PPG 99.6 97.1 PPG 17 23
FG% .439 .425 FG% 23 29
3FG% .362 .356 3FG% 13 16
FT% .774 .744 FT% 9 22
OFF 11.9 12.7 OFF 10 3
DEF 31.0 31.8 DEF 21 16
REB 42.9 44.5 REB 15 T-10
AST 20.9 20.3 AST 19 27
STL 6.9 7.4 STL 25 19
TO 13.9 14.5 TO 9 11
BLK 4.3 3.9 BLK 22 29

Last Time They Met: Raptors 100, Cavaliers 96 - Mar. 10th, 2013

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