Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons Odds
The Detroit Pistons host Toronto on Friday, looking to build on their 2-10 mark against the 3-9 Raptors in NBA action at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit will face the 3-9 Raptors, who own a 5-7 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Pistons are 5-7 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Raptors are 7-5 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 24-rated Raptors taking on the No. 29-rated Pistons in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 93-91 win for the Raptors on Friday.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Detroit's No. 29-rated squad against Toronto's No. 24-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Detroit rates No. 26 in the league with 4.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 10 with 7.4 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Raptors own the league's No. 19-rated mark, allowing 101 points per game when playing on the road. Detroit, on the other hand, rates No. 18 in scoring on their home court.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 98-97 loser as they battled the Bobcats on the road. The Raptors covered in the match as a 2.5-point underdog, while 195 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Raptors wasted a 25-point performance from Andrea Bargnani as Charlotte ran past them 98-97 on Wednesday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 90-74 loser as they battled the Magic on the road. The Pistons failed to cover in the match as a 1-point underdog, while 164 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Detroit got 19 points from Greg Monroe but lost anyway 90-74 against the Magic on Wednesday at Amway Center.
Toronto Raptors Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Antonio are 3-7
After playing Charlotte are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Detroit Pistons Trends:
When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing New York are 4-6
After playing Orlando are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few Raptors at Pistons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 9 games when playing Detroit
Toronto is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
Detroit is 19-4 SU in its last 23 games when playing at home against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit's last 13 games at home
Toronto home to San Antonio, Sunday, November 25
Detroit at New York, Sunday, November 25