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NBA Betting: Suns Have Owned Raptors

The Phoenix Suns may be slumping right now, 1-5 SU and ATS in their past six, but a meeting against the Toronto Raptors could be exactly was they need to straighten themselves out. The Suns are 17-4 SU in the last 21 games against the Raptors, and have covered in four of the past five against Toronto.

Shark Bites
  • The Suns allowed a season-high in points, field-goal percentage and 3-point percentage in their last game.
  • The Raptors are 1-5-1 ATS in their past seven games hosting the Suns.
  • The Suns are 2-10 SU in their last 12 road games.

Any semblance of a defense the Suns had this season, which was not much, has been exposed during their current four-game losing skid. Phoenix has averaged 107.5 points per game in their last four, but has allowed opponents to score a ridiculous 118.8 points.

While the Suns defense is trending downwards, the Raptors is heating up. During a four-game winning streak, the Raptors are allowing a mere 88 points per game. Offensively, the Raps have been leaning heavily on Kyle Lowry during their winning streak, with the point guard averaging 23 points per game.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Toronto Raptors installed as -6.5-point favorites in this particular NBA matchup. The over-under betting line for the total number of point scored was listed by most sportsbooks, including Bovada, at 206.

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 2-0 win for the Raptors on Sunday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Phoenix Suns vs Toronto Raptors Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Phoenix Suns will look to vanquish their hosts on Sunday, as they are 8-8 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Toronto Raptors are 11-5-1 ATS. Phoenix is 9-7 against the points scored total betting line, while Toronto is 6-11 versus the line. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Toronto vs Phoenix injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 6 (Toronto Raptors) and the No. 11 (Suns) teams in the league, according to our current NBA betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Phoenix Suns rank No. 8 in the league with 45.38 per game. That compares with Toronto's No. 13 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Toronto is the NBA's No. 20-ranked team at 7.76 per game, while the Phoenix Suns rate No. 2 with 10.25 per contest.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Suns wasted a 28-point performance from T.J. Warren as Golden State ran past them 135-116 on Friday at Talking Stick Resort Arena.

Toronto earned a 84-82 victory over Washington on Saturday, getting 27 points from Kyle Lowry at Verizon Center.

Betting Trends
  • Phoenix is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Phoenix is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games
  • Phoenix is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games on the road
  • Toronto is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
  • Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games at home
  • Toronto is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Phoenix

Next Betting Matchups

Phoenix at Brooklyn, Tuesday, December 1st
Toronto at Atlanta, Wednesday, December 2nd

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