Raptors Announce 2009 Preseason Schedule
Two Sunday matinee games bring the Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics to town. The Raptors will play host to the Wizards on October 11 and the Celtics on October 18. Both games will feature a 3 p.m. tip.
The Raptors will also face the Houston Rockets at Air Canada Centre on Thursday, October 15. It is the first preseason meeting between these clubs.
Toronto will play three additional games on the road at Minnesota (Friday, October 9), against Boston in Hartford, Connecticut (Wednesday, October 14) and against Minnesota in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Friday, October 23).
The Raptors will not face an international foe for the first time since the 2002 preseason.
For information on discounted group tickets for Raptors preseason games, interested parties should call (416) 366-DUNK (3865).
2009 Toronto Raptors Preseason Schedule:
|Tue., Oct. 6||at Philadelphia||London, Ont.||John Labatt Centre||7:30 p.m.|
|Wed., Oct. 7||PHILADELPHIA||Toronto||Air Canada Centre||7:00 p.m.|
|Fri., Oct. 9||at Minnesota||Minneapolis||Target Center||8:00 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 11||WASHINGTON||Toronto||Air Canada Centre||3:00 p.m.|
|Wed., Oct. 14||at Boston||Hartford, Conn.||XL Center||7:30 p.m.|
|Thurs., Oct. 15||HOUSTON||Toronto||Air Canada Centre||7:00 p.m.|
|Sun., Oct. 18||BOSTON||Toronto||Air Canada Centre||3:00 p.m.|
|Fri., Oct. 23||at Minnesota||Sioux Falls, S.D.||Sioux Falls Arena||8:00 p.m.|