Edmonton will welcome the Toronto Raptors.

The announcement this morning (Aug. 3) includes the Raptors playing a preseason game against the Utah Jazz at Rogers Place on Oct. 2. The game is part of the NBA Canada Series which is returning after a three-year break.

Tickets going on sale on Aug. 19 via Ticketmaster. 

The Raptors currently feature 2019 NBA champion Pascal Siakam and 2021-22 NBA Rookie of the Year Scottie Barnes, in addition to Quebec-natives Chris Boucher and Khem Birch and Toronto’s Dalano Banton. 

Another stop for the series this year is in Montreal.

The NBA Canada Series began in 2012.