Fellow guard Yuta Watanabe has additionally been ruled out of the game with an ankle harm, whereas commerce deadline acquisition Gary Trent Jr. returns to the lineup after lacking the previous six video games.
Lowry didn’t play in Tuesday’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers attributable to decrease again stiffness after his 37-point efficiency towards the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday.
The 35-year-old is averaging 17.2 factors, 5.4 rebounds and seven.3 assists in 46 video games this season.
Thursday’s recreation is an enormous one for the Raptors as they at the moment path the Tenth-place Wizards by three video games for the ultimate spot within the Japanese Convention’s play-in event. The sport suggestions off at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT on Sportsnet ONE.