Game Preview: Raptors vs. Clippers

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Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers are tied for the most wins in 2014, but the Toronto Raptors aren’t far behind thanks to a strong stretch at home.

The Clippers are well aware of what the Raptors are capable of at Air Canada Centre.

Griffin looks to continue his impressive production, and help the Clippers snap a four-game road losing streak to the Raptors in a matchup of division leaders Saturday night (7 PM ET, TSN, Sportsnet 590 The FAN).

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Projected Starters

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

Clippers: Darren Collison (G), J.J. Redick (G), Matt Barnes (F), Blake Griffin (F), DeAndre Jordan (C)

By The Numbers: Raptors vs. Clippers

Team Comparison
2013-14 AVERAGES 2013-14 RANKINGS
TOR LAC   TOR LAC
PPG 98.7 105.6 PPG T-19 3
FG% .436 .465 FG% T-25 6
3FG% .360 .340 3FG% T-15 26
FT% .768 .728 FT% T-9 27
OFF 12.0 10.3 OFF T-8 21
DEF 31.5 32.7 DEF 20 T-11
REB 43.5 43.0 REB 17 8
AST 20.4 23.9 AST T-21 4
STL 7.1 8.3 STL T-22 10
TO 13.7 13.3 TO 9 T-5
BLK 4.5 4.7 BLK T-20 T-16

Last Time They Met: Raptors 98, Clippers 73 – Feb. 1, 2013

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