The Toronto Raptors are on the road for a clash with the Charlotte Hornets. The Raptors are (24-12), coming off a 121-102 win over the Brooklyn Nets. The Hornets are (15-24), after falling to the Indiana Pacers, 115-104.
|Date:||Wednesday January 8, 2020|
|Time:||7:00 PM (EST)|
|Location:||Spectrum Center, Charlotte, NC|
|Coverage:||Fox Sports Southeast – Charlotte|
|Odds/Point Spread:||TOR -3.0|
CONSENSUSFROM 145 PREDICTIONS
|44%||TORONTO||60% over 208.5|
COMPUTER PREDICTIONSTATS MODELED SCORE PREDICTION
|24-13 (21-16 ATS) this season||15-24 (18-19-2 ATS) this season|
|The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto’s last 6 games.||Charlotte are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.|
|Toronto are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against Charlotte.||The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte’s last 5 games.|
|Toronto are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.||Charlotte are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games.|
|Toronto are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games when playing on the road against Charlotte.||The total has gone OVER in 7 of Charlotte’s last 9 games against Toronto.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games this season.||Charlotte are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home.|
|Toronto are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.||Charlotte are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against Toronto.|
|Toronto are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast division.||The total has gone OVER in 6 of Charlotte’s last 8 games this season.|
|Charlotte are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.|
|Charlotte are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Atlantic division.|
|The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte’s last 5 games played in January.|
Toronto Raptors Injuries
Charlotte Hornets Injuries
|Marc Gasol (Hamstring) is out indefinitely||Marvin Williams (Nose) is questionable Wednesday vs Toronto|
|Norman Powell (Shoulder) is out indefinitely|
|Pascal Siakam (Groin) is out indefinitely|
|Fred VanVleet (Hamstring) is out indefinitely|
Toronto Raptors 24-13 (21-16 ATS)
At the Raptors win on the Nets, Toronto Has Been Directed on offense by Fred VanVleet. VanVleet converted on 11 of 19 field goals, hitting 2 foul shots, recording 29 points and 11 assists. The Raptors shot 45 percent from the floor and 40 percent from space. Toronto forced 24 turnovers and procured 1-5 offensive rebounds that helped the Raptors shoot a ridiculous 30 more shots compared to Brooklyn. Toronto defeated a 16 point deficit at the triumph.
Charlotte Hornets 15-24 (18-19-2 ATS)
In the Hornets loss to the Pacers, Charlotte was led offensively by Terry Rozier. Rozier connected on 8 of 17 attempts from the floor, hitting 9 foul shots, collecting 28 points and 6 assists. The Hornets shot 46 percent from the floor and also 33 percent from 3-point variety. Charlotte was smoked at the paintbeing out-scored 66 into 4 6. Charlotte headed by two points at the half.
Recent Betting Trends:
- Raptors have been 8-4 ATS in their past 12 games.
- Raptors have been 19-15-1 ATS in 2013.
- The under will be 18-16-1 in Raptors matches in 2013.
- Hornets have been 18-20-1 ATS in 2013.
- Hornets are 4 6 ATS in their past 10.
- The more will be 21-18 in Hornets matches in 2013.
Charlotte Hornets vs Toronto Raptors Prediction
The Raptors have split up their last 6 matches. Toronto has already established a personal injury list that’s remained in keeping together: Marc Gasol, Norman Powell, along with Pascal Siakam. But, VanVleet has been added into the list. Charlotte has won two of these last 9 matches. The Raptors have a winning road record, with gone 10-7 hence much better. The Hornets have been 7-12 at home this year. The Hornets have just one of those worse scoring offense’s, standing 28th in 104 per match. The Raptors can make it hard to the Hornets, since Toronto has the 4th best scoring defense. I will side with all the Raptors to pay the street.
Last score prediction, Raptors will win and cover, 111-105.
Pick: TORONTO RAPTORS -3.0