• The Raptors erased a 22-point deficit on Thursday in Philadelphia in large part thanks to the contributions of Delon Wright, Pascal Siakam and Jakob Poeltl off the bench.

    The Raptors were playing in molasses for the first half before closing the third quarter on a 32-12 run, and the strong play allowed Wright to stick in the closing lineup. It was much deserved, as he logged 28 minutes and delivered 12 points, four rebounds, four assists, a steal and two triples while playing some strong defense and holding his ground against larger Sixers. He looks pretty healthy after dislocating his shoulder a month ago and should be picked up in deep leagues. Siakam changed the game with his energy, as expected, and logged four points, six rebounds (including an offensive putback that sucked the air out of the building early in the fourth), three assists, a steal and two blocks in 19 minutes. His multi-cat potential puts him on the radar in 16-teamers and up. Poeltl also kept possessions alive on the comeback trail, grabbing half of his six boards on the offensive glass to go with eight points, two steals and two blocks. He’s the least appealing fantasy play of the three but Toronto loves his consistency and he’s always had strong rebounding instincts.

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