Toronto Raptors (27-43, twelfth within the Japanese Convention) vs. Dallas Mavericks (41-29, sixth within the Western Convention)
Dallas; Friday, 9 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Dallas will attempt to hold its three-game residence win streak alive when the Mavericks tackle Toronto.
The Mavericks have gone 20-15 at residence. Dallas is ninth within the Western Convention with 34.4 defensive rebounds per sport led by Luka Doncic averaging 7.2.
The Raptors are 11-24 on the street. Toronto is 10-35 when opponents seize extra rebounds and averages 41.5 rebounds per sport.
The groups meet for the second time this season. The Raptors gained 116-93 within the final matchup on Jan. 18. Kyle Lowry led Toronto with 23 factors, and Kristaps Porzingis led Dallas with 23 factors.
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TOP PERFORMERS: Porzingis leads the Mavericks with 9.0 rebounds and averages 20.1 factors. Dwight Powell is capturing 81.0% and averaging 8.8 factors during the last 10 video games for Dallas.
Gary Trent Jr. is averaging 16.2 factors and three.6 rebounds for the Raptors. Malachi Flynn is averaging 1.5 made 3-pointers and scoring 10.4 factors during the last 10 video games for Toronto.
LAST 10 GAMES: Mavericks: 8-2, averaging 117.5 factors, 42.6 rebounds, 23.9 assists, 7.7 steals and three.9 blocks per sport whereas capturing 48.5% from the sector. Their opponents have averaged 109.2 factors on 46.4% capturing.
Raptors: 2-8, averaging 107.5 factors, 41.2 rebounds, 24.1 assists, 9.9 steals and 4 blocks per sport whereas capturing 44.6% from the sector. Their opponents have averaged 112.7 factors on 47.9% capturing.
INJURIES: Mavericks: JJ Redick: out (heel).
Raptors: Fred VanVleet: out (damage administration), Rodney Hood: out (hand), Yuta Watanabe: daily (ankle), Pascal Siakam: out (shoulder), Paul Watson: out (knee), Kyle Lowry: out (relaxation), OG Anunoby: out (damage administration).
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