After playing 38 minutes last night against the Heat, Kevin Garnett will sit out for rest against the Raptors. Mason Plumlee will start at center in place of Garnett. Plumlee had three DNP-CD's before playing one minute last night. This will be Plumlee's first career start.
Andrei Kirilenko played 22 minutes last night as he continues to ease back into the rotation, and will be available to play tonight. Paul Pierce, another veteran, will play tonight after playing 44 minutes last night, and Shaun Livingston will start following his 51-minute stint last night.