NBA Betting Preview: Brooklyn Nets vs. Toronto Raptors
Favorite: Toronto Raptors (53-19)
Underdog: Brooklyn Nets (35-37)
When does the game start? Wednesday at 1:30 PM ET
Broadcast: NBA TV, TSN, YES
Pascal Siakam will lead Toronto against Kyrie Irving and Brooklyn on Wednesday.
Line: Toronto -11
Over/Under: 226Movement Analysis: The over/under sits at its initial figure, showing no major change. Toronto has a record of 29-20 against the spread when playing as the favorite, while Brooklyn is 20-16 against the spread as underdogs this season.
Siakam powers the attack, accounting for 20.1% of the Raptors total offense, while taking an average of 18.3 field goal attempts. Ibaka is a player to watch, he averages 2.1 offensive boards a game and grabs 18% of his team's rebounds. The Raptors offense is conducted by Lowry, who accounts for 29.5% of all assists, while turning the ball over three times a contest.
Toronto can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 17-17 when they fail to reach their 113 scoring average. Brooklyn allows 112.6 a game. The Raptors don't have to necessarily shoot well to win, when they shoot below their season average of 38%, they have a decent record of 24-16. The Nets surrender 45.9 rebounds per contest. Toronto stands to benefit, going 29-7 when they grab over their average of 45.4.
Irving leads the attack, accounting for 24.5% of the Nets total offense, while taking an average of 20.8 shots per game. Jordan is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 2.5 offensive rebounds a contest and grabs 20.9% of his team's rebounds. The Nets offense is run by Dinwiddie, who accounts for 27.5% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.7 times a contest.
Brooklyn is a disappointing 13-25 when they fail to reach their scoring average. Toronto allows 106.6 per game. The Nets will have to take care of the ball, as they are 17-19 when they turnover the ball more than their season average of 14.5, Toronto opponent's average 15.9 turnovers a game.
Toronto : 118
Brooklyn : 104
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