NBA Picks: Raptors vs Nets Predictions for Tuesday, December 14
The Toronto Raptors are coming off a 23 point win, but will now have to take on one of the top teams, the Brooklyn Nets this Tuesday Night.
Raptors vs Nets Game Preview:
Big NBA action is on tap this Tuesday Night including this Toronto Raptors vs Brooklyn Nets game tipping off at 7:30pm at the Barclays Center.
The DraftKings NBA odds have the Nets -8.5 against the spread with the over/under at 216 total points.
The NBA betting public has 57% of their money behind Brooklyn as the home favorite.
These teams met each other a little over a month ago where Brooklyn as the road -3.5 point favorite pulled off the 116-103 victory.
In that game, the Nets were down seven points at half but then scored 63 points while holding the Raptors to just 43 points in the second half.
Durant and Harden combined for 59 points and you should see similar numbers put up by the both of them in this one.
Toronto Raptors Betting Preview
This Toronto Raptors game is still on after they took on the Sacramento Kings on Monday Night at got the huge 23 point win.
For this game tonight, they’ll be without OG Anunoby, who’s still dealing with that hip injury. Without OG on the floor, they always suffer a bit more defensively.
Toronto has the leagues worst bench, so they’ll need to step it up like the last game if they want a chance to get above that .500 mark overall for the season.
Toronto on the road this NBA season is in the middle of the pack offensively, scoring an average of 107.3 points per game, while defensively they are ranked ninth in the league, only giving up an average of 105.5 points per game.
The Raptors are 6-11 against the spread in their last 17 games and the total has gone under in 5 of Toronto’s last 6 games.
Brooklyn Nets Betting Preview
The Brooklyn Nets still sit at the top of Eastern Conference at 19-8 overall after Kevin Durant dropped 51 points, 9 assists, and 7 rebonds against the Pistons on Sunday, leading them to a 12 point road win.
The good news for Brooklyn is that they’ll play their next five games at home. This 2021 NBA season when the Nets play at home they scope an average of 107 points per game, while giving up an average of 105.5 points per game on defense.
The Nets are 3-5 against the spread in their last 8 games and the total has gone under in 5 of Brooklyn’s last 6 games.
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