Kyle Lowry to rest against the Pistons on Sunday

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry. (Nathan Denette/CP)

The Toronto Raptors will be without their all-star point guard on Sunday night as Kyle Lowry is set to receive a day of rest against the Detroit Pistons.

The Raptors have won four consecutive games, most recently taking out the Cleveland Cavaliers 99-97, fuelled by a career-high 43 points from Lowry.

The 29-year-old is shooting 43.4 per cent on the season, averaging 21.4 points, 4.9 rebounds and 6.4 assists per game.