Raptors, Nets to break series deadlock
The Toronto Raptors and the Brooklyn Nets will be breaking up a 1-1 series deadlock on Friday night as those teams hit the hardwood to continue their best-of-seven first-round set.
The Raptors tied up the series last time out with a 100-95 home win over the Nets as a 5-point favorite on the NBA playoff betting lines at the sportsbooks. That was the fourth OVER result in the last six games between the two teams.
Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets Opening Odds and Betting Line
Those looking to pick the visitors as their prediction to cover in this one found the Toronto Raptors listed as 4.5-point underdogs earlier at 5Dimes. Meanwhile, the OVER/UNDER total betting line for this game was set at 191 at BetOnline but may have moved since the betting odds opened.
Computer Prediction: Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 95-91 result in favor of the Raptors. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Brooklyn Nets bring a 45-39 record (43-40-1 ATS) to the battle against the 49-35 Toronto Raptors, who are 47-34-3 ATS. Fans OVER/UNDER betting have seen Brooklyn Nets go 43-39-2 so far and the Toronto Raptors go 46-38. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Brooklyn vs Toronto injuries news.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Brooklyn Nets rated this week at No. 13 and the Toronto Raptors sitting at No. 4.
How Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets Stats Matchup
Offensively the game matches up Brooklyn's No. 21-ranked offense (98.43 PPG) against a Toronto Raptors defense that ranks No. 7 at 97.95 PPG. The Brooklyn Nets have averaged 45.8% from the field per game, more than the Toronto Raptors have managed so far this NBA season (44.52% on average).
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Odds Trends
Toronto is 1-5-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Toronto is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toronto's last 10 games
Toronto is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Brooklyn is 1-5-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Brooklyn is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Brooklyn is 13-4 ATS in its last 17 games at home
Brooklyn is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Toronto at Brooklyn, Sunday, April 27th