Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers look to rebound after their loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday. They picked a good team to rebound against, as the Toronto Raptors have the third worst winning percentage in the East. Here are the relevant details for this afternoon's game:
Records: Clippers 8-5; Raptors 4-12
Location: Staples Center
Time: 12:30p.m. PST
TV: Prime Ticket
Offensive Efficiency: Clippers 106.3 points per 100 possessions (8th in NBA), Raptors 95.6 (29th)
Defensive Efficiency: Clippers 105.8 (25th in NBA), Raptors 103.7 (19th)
Streaks: The Clippers won the last meeting between these two teams; The win snapped a five game losing streak to the Raptors. That victory was the first win for the Clippers over Toronto in LA since Nov 23rd, 2005.
Missing Chris: The Clippers dished for a season low 12 assists against Minnesota. It was the first time since March 11, 2011 that the Clippers had 12 or fewer assits. Blake Griffin has seen his scoring average dip by nearly six points in the four games without Chris Paul.