San Antonio Spurs vs Toronto Raptors Odds
Air Canada Centre features an NBA battle between the host Toronto Raptors and the visiting San Antonio Spurs in betting action on Sunday.
Toronto will face the 10-3 Spurs, who own a 8-4-1 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Raptors are 7-6 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Spurs are 7-6 favoring the OVER.
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Raptors installed as 5.5-point underdogs in this particular matchup. The over-under number was listed by most sportsbooks, including , at 198.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Raptors rated this week at No. 24 and the Spurs sitting at No. 8. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction models that turned out a 103-94 result in favor of the Spurs today.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Spurs rank No. 24 in the league with 39.9 per game. That compares with Toronto’s No. 22 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Toronto is the NBA’s No. 10-ranked team at 7.3 per game, while the Spurs rate No. 12 with 7.2 per contest.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Spurs own the league's No. 9-rated mark, allowing 96.4 points per game when playing on the road. Toronto, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring on their home court.
San Antonio won its last outing, a 104-97 result against the Pacers on November 23. The Spurs covered in that game as a 4.5-point favorite, while the 201 combined points took the game OVER the total. San Antonio got 33 points from Tony Parker en route to a 104-97 victory over Indiana on Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
In their last action, Toronto was a 91-90 loser on the road against the Pistons. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (181) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Andrea Bargnani was dynamite, scoring 34 points and adding 5 rebounds but Detroit still won, 91-90, over Toronto on Friday at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Washington are 3-7
After playing Indiana are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Toronto Raptors Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Spurs at Raptors trends to consider:
San Antonio is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Antonio's last 5 games
San Antonio is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
San Antonio is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto's last 12 games at home
Toronto is 4-6-2 ATS in its last 12 games when playing San Antonio
Toronto is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games when playing at home against San Antonio
Toronto is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against San Antonio
San Antonio at Washington, Monday, November 26
Toronto at Houston, Tuesday, November 27