Portland Trail Blazers vs Toronto Raptors
Date: 12th January 2021
Time: 08:30 AM IST
Venue: Moda Center, Portland.
The Portland Trail Blazers will host the Toronto Raptors for the first time in this season. This inter-conference match will take place at Moda Center in Portland on Tuesday.
The Portland Trail Blazers are placed at the 7th position in the Western Conference points table with five wins from their nine games. The Trail Blazers are coming off a solid victory in their last game against the Kings 125-99. They will like to pick up a win from this match and stretch their winning streak to 3 games.
The Toronto Raptors, on the other hand, have had a dismal tournament run so far. They have only won two out of their nine games and find themselves at the 13th position in the Eastern Conference points table. The Raptors were unlucky enough to lose their previous game against the Warriors 105-106 in the last 4 seconds.
This will be a high-paced game with an implied total of around 230. The Trail Blazers will be starting as favorites to win this game against the Raptors
Probable Starting Lineups:
Portland Trail Blazers:
PG Kyle Lowry
SG Fred VanVleet
SF OG Anunoby
PF Pascal Siakam
C Alex Len
F Patrick McCaw OUT
PG Damian Lillard
SG CJ McCollum
SF Derrick Jones
PF Robert Covington
C Jusuf Nurkic
C Zach Collins OUT
CJ McCollum: McCollum is a scoring dependant player from Portland Trail Blazers who had a great outing in the last game wherein he scored 37 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals. He has been sensational in this season so far and can help you fetch healthy fantasy points in this game by scoring consistently.
Pascal Siakam: The big man from Toronto Raptors is coming off a solid performance in the last game wherein he landed an impressive double-double (25 points, 11 rebounds). His ability to contribute healthy fantasy points from offensive as well as defensive ends makes him a great captaincy choice in this game.
POR vs TOR Dream11 Team:
Portland Trail Blazers are expected to win this game.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.