Raptors visit 76ers in NBA clash
Toronto Raptors vs Philadelphia 76ers Odds
Toronto pays a visit to Philadelphia on Tuesday, hoping to send the 76ers to a loss while also covering the spread in NBA action at Wells Fargo Center.
The 76ers sit at 6-4 (6-4 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Raptors are currently 3-7 (4-6 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Philadelphia is 4-6 OU, and Toronto is 5-5 OU. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
Bettors looking to side with the 76ers in this one found them as 6-point favorites earlier at , while the total had been sitting in the area of 184.5 at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The 76ers - Raptors odds would favor the 76ers if the lines were set according to power ranks. Philadelphia is rated No. 20 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Raptors sit at No. 24. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 93-90 win for the 76ers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 27-ranked offense, averaging 88.9 PPG, against a Raptors defense that ranks No. 23 at 99.8 PPG. The 76ers field goal percentage has averaged 41% so far, less than the Raptors shooters have achieved on the year, 41.9% per game.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Raptors own the league's No. 21-rated mark, allowing 100.6 points per game when playing on the road. Philadelphia, on the other hand, rates No. 29 in scoring on their home court.
In their last action, Toronto was a 97-86 winner at home against the Magic. They covered the 4-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (183) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Toronto earned a 97-86 victory over Orlando on Sunday, getting 20 points from DeMar DeRozan at Air Canada Centre.
The 76ers were an 86-79 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Cavaliers. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (165) made winners of UNDER bettors. Philadelphia earned an 86-79 victory over Cleveland on Sunday, getting 19 points from Evan Turner at Wells Fargo Center.
Toronto Raptors Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Charlotte are 6-4
After playing Orlando are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Philadelphia 76ers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Cleveland are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
A few Raptors at 76ers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Toronto is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Toronto's last 24 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing Toronto
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
Philadelphia is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Toronto at Charlotte, Wednesday, November 21
Philadelphia at Cleveland, Wednesday, November 21