Raptors at Magic - 11/6/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toronto Raptors (5-0) at Orlando Magic (1-4)
NBA Basketball: Friday, November 6, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Amway Center)
The Line: Orlando Magic -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Sportsnet One, FSFL
The Toronto Raptors and Orlando Magic square off Friday night at the Amway Center.
The Toronto Raptors look for their fourth road win to remain unbeaten on the season. The Toronto Raptors are averaging 106 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 95.6 points on 40.4 percent shooting. DeMar DeRozan is averaging 22.2 points and 4.2 assists while Kyle Lowry is averaging 19.2 points and 6.6 assists. Jonas Valanciunas is grabbing 10.4 rebounds and Cory Joseph is dishing 2.8 assists. The Toronto Raptors are shooting 39 percent from downtown and have won seven straight regular season games when topping 100 points. The Raptors have shown to be a balanced team early on and with many road wins already, they’re clearly a team in the East to keep an eye on.
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The Orlando Magic look for their first home win to climb out of a 1-4 hole. The Orlando Magic are averaging 105.4 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 106.4 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Evan Fournier is averaging 20.6 points and five rebounds while Tobias Harris is averaging 16.2 points and 8.2 rebounds. Elfrid Payton is dishing 6.6 assists and Victor Oladipo is grabbing 8.2 rebounds. The Orlando Magic have lost all four of their games by five or less points and are coming off an overtime game against the Rockets. The Magic have shown the ability to hang with playoff caliber teams, it’s now time for them to get over the hump and start winning. Nikola Vucevic is doubtful with a knee injury.
The Raptors are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 vs. NBA Southeast and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games following a S.U. win. The Magic are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest. The Raptors are 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Orlando and 6-2-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings overall.
I've been backing the Magc early on this season and it's paid off in a big way. Orlando is a very talented team that's going to keep games close all year. I'm taking the points.