LAC vs TOR Dream11, Team Picks, Match Report And Probable Playing 5 : LA Clippers step onto the court today looking to recover from their last encounter.
With so many ingredients in place to make today’s clash an intoxicating brew, we are bound to be in for a ripper of a contest when Toronto Raptors and LA Clippers get underway with their battle today. It’s not just a meeting of the two conferences but an encounter between two overwhelming favourites to square off once again in the summit clash and vie it out for the prestigious trophy come next year.
Ever since winning the coveted title in the foregone instalment of the marquee league, there were heavy doubts engulfing the Raptors side and if they could emulate the same behemoth success as last time around. However, the side have been quick to shun and quell any qualms which shrouded the side in the early exchanges with the unit using last season as a foundation to come hot out of the blocks and find themselves perched in second place in the Eastern Conference.
They come into the fray of this clash in the wake of an exceptional result against Los Angeles Lakers with the side dismissing them 113-104 to lay down the marker. It was a gargantuan effort from the unit, one which saw them curb the best wining spree in the league as they eased their way past the Western Conference leaders to set a statement to make today’s tie a gripping narrative.
LA Clippers elsewhere will venture into today’s clash with their sixth win of the season as their 107-101 result Portland Trail Blazers took the side to sixth place in the Western Conference. Touted as one of the staunchest units the league, today’s match will test their true mettle, a match which is posed to be a topsy-turvy affair, one that constantly switches hands before the dying stages.
Probable Playing 5
- Kyle Lowry, Serge Ibaka and Patrick McCaw will all be ruled out of the Raptors side for this one owing to their injury concerns.
Kawhi Leonard, Patrick Patterson, Ivica Zubac, Patrick Beverley, Landry Shamet
Pascal Siakam, OG Anunoby, Marc Gasol, Fred VanVleet, Norman Powell
Match: Toronto Raptors Vs LA Clippers
Date And Time: 12th November, Tuesday- 9:00am
Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles
Television: Sony Ten 2, Six/HD
- Patrick Patterson, Landry Shamet
- Fred VanVleet, Norman Powell
- Kawhi Leonard: 29 Points, 5.8 Assists
- Pascal Siakam: 27.4 Points
Best Ball Stealer
- Kawhi Leonard: 8.1 Rebounds
- Pascal Siakam: 9.4 Rebounds
LAC vs TOR Dream11 Point Guard
Hi double-double in the previous encounter saw him tally up 23 points and 10 assists in a tenacity filled display to mar Los Angeles Lakers and pull off a stunning result for his side to make the Raptors’ Fred VanVleet an instant pick for us here.
We have the one player coming in for us from the opposition as well meanwhile with us divulging in Patrick Beverly, a player who has been an integral part of their unit in not only turning over possession but also pulling off quick break points for the side.
LAC vs TOR Dream11 Shooting Guard
Terence Davis is our pick in this docket of our Dream 11 unit with the Toronto Raptors shooting guard registering a hoard of points in the little chances he’s been accorded by his team. It seen him be reposed with more faith to see his role be elevated, seeing him earn a spot in our setup for the day.
LAC vs TOR Dream11 Small Forward
Up against a side for whom he pled his trade last year, Kawhi Leonard will be a crucial player for La Clippers come this clash. The small forward has emerged as the side’s leading scorer after their nine matches with 29 points being accompanied by the 5.8 assists and more importantly 8 rebounds to see him lunge onto the second chances for his side.
We have the one pick be selected form the other side as well for the match with OG Anunoby being inducted in our side for this one given his versatile skill set.
LAC vs TOR Dream11 Power Forward
A reason for La Clippers still to go on a sublime wining spree and really express as firm contenders for the conference title as been due to their wavering defence. It seen them ship points at will on ample occasions, something the side will need to address and rectify if they are to curtail a pristine attacking unit from scoring.
Jamychal Green is someone we envisage doling out this narrative for us today from the side given his ability to get on deflections, steals and blocks under his side’s paint.
LAC vs TOR Dream11 Centre
Our side comes to an end with us choosing the two players over here with the one apiece coming in from either side. We begin with Ivica Zubac from LA Clippers, a player who has used the nous of the qualities imbued in him to massive effect and screen opposition players effervescently.
Our side comes to a close with Serge Ibaka from the other side given his affinity to cantering down both the facets of his side’s gameplan.
Leonard has been made our side’s star player for the humdinger.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.