New York Knicks at Toronto Raptors
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 7:30 PM (Scotiabank Arena)
The New York Knicks hit the road for a clash with the Toronto Raptors. The Knicks are (4-13), after falling 103-101 to the Brooklyn Nets. The Raptors are (12-4), having lost to the 76ers 101-96.
In the Knicks loss to the Nets, New York was led in scoring by Marcus Morris Sr. Morris was 9 of 17 from the floor, registering 26 points. The Knicks shot 46% from the floor and 51% from 3-point range. The Knicks out rebounded the Nets 54 to 49. The Knicks had 22 assists to 19 turnovers. The Knicks trailed by as many as 14 points in the game.
In the Raptors win over the 76ers, Toronto was led on offense by Pascal Siakam. Siakam connected on 9 of 19 from the floor, registering 25 points. The Raptors shot 45% from the floor and 32% from distance. Neither team shot great from the foul line, as the Pistons and the best fee throw percentage, at 63%. The Raptors had 27 assists to 10 turnovers.
Recent Betting Trends:
Knicks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs the Atlantic.
Knicks are 7-22 ATS int heir last 29 Wednesday games.
Under is 36-17-1 in Knicks last 54 overall.
Raptors are 16-5-1 ATS in their last 22 home games.
Raptors are 18-7-1 ATS in their last 26 games overall.
The over is 4-1 in raptors last 5 home games.
The Knicks are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings. The favorite is also 5-1 ATS int heir last 6 meetings. The Knicks have one of the worse offense's in the league, ranking 29th in the league averaging 102 per game. The Raptors offense has been solid, but also have one of the better defense's in the league. The Raptors are only giving up an average of over 105 per game, that ranks 9th in the league. The Raptors have controlled this series, winning 9 of the last 10 matchups, and covering the spread in 7 of those 10 matchups. I'll side with the Raptors, as the Knicks have lost 3 in a row, while the Raptors have won 4 in a row. Final prediction, Raptors win at home.