We have 10 NBA games taking place tonight but which one will give you the best return on your money? According to basketball betting experts, the big money will come from when the Raptors take on the Detroit Pistons. However, who will win the game between the Pistons and the Raptors? Here is what our basketball handicappers have to say with their Pistons vs Raptors Betting Pick and prediction.
Tonight’s match will take place on home territory for the Raptors at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. According to betting odds, the sportsbooks are clearly favoring the Raptors with the home advantage with a-12.5 pointspread. Furthermore, the money line is not looking to good at -850.
While the basketball betting odds make it look like the safe bet is on the Raptor, this is still gambling. Therefore, let’s see whether reward betting on the Raptor money line is enough to justify the risks. Or if a different sports wager is a better bet for those looking to maximize their profit on this game.
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Pistons vs Raptors Prediction and Analysis for 03/24/2023
The Detroit Pistons are in desperate need of a win as they are experiencing a horrendous season. So far. They have lost 14 of their last 15 games and recently lost against 129-107 against the Atlanta Hawks. During that matchup, the Hawks had the clear advantage shooting a +12 scoring advantage.
During the game, the Pistons had a 40.7 field goal percentage shooting 37 of 91. In addition, they shot 13 of 40 3-point attempts but got 20 of 24 free throws.
For those who bet on basketball on a regular basis, the outcome of this matchup is already set in stone. This is because the Toronto Raptors with a 35-38 record are taking on the Pistons with a 16-57 record. Hence, the numbers do not lie as to whom has the advantage in this matchup.
The Raptors have on 23 of their last 37 home games and are 1 game behind Atlanta in the ranking. However, they did lose 118-114 against the Pacers last Wednesday. In addition, during the game they did not succeed in 27 of 34 three-point attempts. Furthermore, they let the Paces shoot 56 percent from the field.
Pascal Siakam, the Raptors all-star player had a game-high of 31 points along with 10 rebounds and 7 assists. On the other hand, Fred VanVleet smade28 points with 11 assists while Jakob Poeltl got 23 points and eight rebounds.
Pistons vs Raptors Betting Pick
Game time: 03/24/2023 at 7:30 PM EDT
Bet on the Detroit Pistons at +12.5
Even though Detroit will lose the game, the still average 110.8 points per games. While some people believe they are just playing to go with the flow, they still have pride. Therefore, do not expect a blowout game.
It is likely that Scottie Barnes will not be playing well if at all for this game. This is because he was not a last night’s practice. In addition, the Raptors defense is average and do not deserve such a high pointspread. Therefore, we predict the Toronto Raptors will win with a final score of 117-107. However, that will not be enough to cover the 12.5 pointspread.