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Toronto Raptors vs. New York Knicks

The fans at Madison Square Garden will be treated to a game between the Toronto Raptors and the New York Knicks when they take their seats on Friday.

Last time out for Toronto, they were a 112-99 loser as they battled the Spurs on the road. The Raptors failed to cover in the match as a 11.5-point underdog, while 211 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

New York lost its last outing, a 123-94 result against the Thunder on December 25. The Knicks failed to cover in that game as a 9-point underdog, while the 217 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Toronto:
Team record: 11-15 SU, 12-14 ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games on the road
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games

When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing New York are 2-8
After playing San Antonio are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

New York:
Team record: 9-19 SU, 10-18 ATS

is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing Toronto
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Toronto
is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games when playing at home against Toronto
is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing are 8-2
After playing Oklahoma City are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Toronto home to New York, Saturday, December 28
New York at Toronto, Saturday, December 28