The Sixers and Raptors are about to tip off in Toronto. The Sixers are coming off a blowout victory over the New Jersey Nets, while the Raptors are coming off a loss to the Pacers. There are no injuries on the Sixers front. For the Raptors, Andrea Bargnani will sit with 'We want Anthony Davisitis', also known as a strained left calf.
The team chasing the Sixers for the final two playoff spots in the Eastern Conference – the Milwaukee Bucks – will host the New York Knicks tonight, whom the Sixers are one game ahead of in the standings.
Jodie Meeks and Nikola Vucevic will, once again, start for Evan Turner and Spencer Hawes – who will come off the bench.
The only blemish in [Tony Battie's] game occurred at the 3:13 minute mark of the third quarter, when Jamaal Magloire pansted Battie in the post, exposing the embarassing Jigglypuff-shaped birthmark on his right thigh, for all of Canada to see.