The Boston Celtics (9-2) will attempt to extend a four-game winning streak when visiting the Toronto Raptors (5-6) on Friday, November 17, 2023 at Scotiabank Arena. It airs at 7:30 PM ET on NBCS.
In their last matchup on Wednesday, the Celtics earned a 117-107 victory over the 76ers. The Raptors are coming off of a 128-112 loss to the Bucks in their most recent game on Wednesday. Jayson Tatum recorded 29 points, eight rebounds and six assists for the Celtics. Scottie Barnes scored 29 points in the Raptors’ loss, leading the team.
When is Celtics vs. Raptors?
This contest between the Celtics and Raptors will happen on Friday, November 17, 2023. Expect to see the opening tip at 7:30 PM ET.
Where to watch Celtics vs. Raptors
The Celtics and Raptors will hit the hardwood at Scotiabank Arena for this matchup on November 17, and if you would like to catch the game live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!
What channel is the game on?
You can catch this game live on NBCS.
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Celtics vs. Raptors Game Preview
Celtics Stats, Odds & Insights
This season, the Celtics have won nine out of the 11 games, or 81.8%, in which they’ve been favored.
The Celtics average 8.5 more points per contest (119.4) than the Raptors surrender (110.9).
The Celtics connect on 16.3 three-pointers per game (second-most in the league) while shooting 36.8% from deep (12th in the NBA). They are making 3.6 more threes per outing than their opponents, who drain 12.7 per game while shooting 34.2%.
In the 2023-24 campaign, the Celtics are scoring 10.7 more points per home game on average than on the road (125.2 at home, 114.5 on the road), but are giving up 5.9 fewer points per home game compared to road games (102.8 at home, 108.7 on the road).
Raptors Stats, Odds & Insights
The Raptors put up 108.5 points per game (26th in league) while allowing 110.9 per contest (eighth in NBA). They have a -26 scoring differential and have been outscored by 2.4 points per game.
The Raptors put up an average of 108.5 points per game. That’s only 2.5 more points than the 106 the Celtics give up to opponents.
Beyond the arc, the Raptors are 22nd in the NBA in 3-pointers made per game (11.1). They are third-worst in 3-point percentage at 32.8%.
The Raptors put up 108.0 points per game at home, 1.2 fewer points than on the road (109.2). Defensively they allow 108.8 per game, 4.6 fewer points than away (113.4).
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