Toronto Raptors (26-37, twelfth within the Japanese Convention) vs. Utah Jazz (45-18, second within the Western Convention)
Salt Lake Metropolis; Saturday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Toronto will try to finish its three-game street slide when the Raptors go to Utah.
The Jazz are 26-4 on their house court docket. Utah has a 25-7 document in opposition to groups beneath .500.
The Raptors have gone 10-21 away from house. Toronto ranks sixth within the Japanese Convention capturing 37.2% from 3-point vary.
The 2 groups matchup for the second time this season. The Jazz defeated the Raptors 115-112 of their final assembly on March 19. Donovan Mitchell led Utah with 31 factors, and Pascal Siakam paced Toronto scoring 27 factors.
TOP PERFORMERS: Rudy Gobert leads the Jazz with 13.4 rebounds and averages 14.3 factors. Royce O’Neale is capturing 46.9% and averaging 6.5 factors during the last 10 video games for Utah.
Siakam has shot 45% and is averaging 20.7 factors for the Raptors. Khem Birch is capturing 61.8% and averaging 10.8 factors during the last 10 video games for Toronto.
LAST 10 GAMES: Jazz: 5-5, averaging 113.8 factors, 46.7 rebounds, 26 assists, 6.5 steals and 5.6 blocks per sport whereas capturing 47.0% from the sphere. Their opponents have averaged 107.7 factors on 45.1% capturing.
Raptors: 5-5, averaging 108.4 factors, 42.9 rebounds, 24 assists, 7.3 steals and 5.6 blocks per sport whereas capturing 45.4% from the sphere. Their opponents have averaged 108.6 factors on 45.5% capturing.
INJURIES: Jazz: Donovan Mitchell: out (ankle), Udoka Azubuike: out (ankle), Mike Conley: out (hamstring).
Raptors: Gary Trent Jr.: everyday (leg), Paul Watson: out (knee), Chris Boucher: out (knee).
The Related Press created this story utilizing know-how offered by Information Skrive and information from Sportradar.
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