Washington Wizards at Toronto Raptors
|Date & Time||Wednesday February 13, 2019, 7:30 PM (EST)|
The Line: Toronto Raptors -12 -- Over/Under: 233
The Washington Wizards and Toronto Raptors meet Wednesday in NBA action at the Scotiabank Arena.
The Washington Wizards could use a win after losing six of their last nine games. The Washington Wizards are averaging 113.8 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 116.7 points on 47.7 percent shooting. Bradley Beal is averaging 25.1 points and 5.1 rebounds while Bobby Portis is averaging 21.3 points and 2.3 assists. Trevor Ariza is the third double-digit scorer and Jeff Green is grabbing 4.5 rebounds. The Washington Wizards are shooting 34.8 percent from beyond the arc and 75.9 percent from the free throw line. The Washington Wizards are allowing 37.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40.8 rebounds per game. The Washington Wizards have lost four of their last five road games.
The Toronto Raptors look for another victory to build on their five-game winning streak. The Toronto Raptors are averaging 114.1 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 108.5 points on 45.3 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 27 points and 7.7 rebounds while Serge Ibaka is averaging 16.1 points and 7.9 rebounds. Pascal Siakam is the third double-digit scorer and Kyle Lowry is dishing 9.1 assists. The Toronto Raptors are shooting 34.5 percent from beyond the arc and 80.4 percent from the free throw line. The Toronto Raptors are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.1 rebounds per game. The Toronto Raptors have won five of their last six home games.
The Wizards are 19-40 ATS in their last 59 road games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest. The Raptors are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 vs. NBA Southeast. The Wizards are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Toronto and 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings. The under is 5-1 in Raptors last 6 overall. The over is 6-0 in Wizards last 6 overall.
When the Wizards and Raptors met last month, the game went into overtime and there was a combined 278 points. The Washington Wizards may be struggling to win games at the moment, but they're shooting 52 percent from the field and averaging almost 125 points in their last five games. The Toronto Raptors are outscoring teams by an average of 11 points in their last five games, but they're just 8-14 ATS this season when favored of at least nine points. Seven of the last 10 meetings between the Wizards and Raptors have been decided by 10 or less points. Give me the Raptors and the free buckets.