Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors 10/23/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors 10/23/2021 – The Dallas Mavericks looked rusty for their first game of the season and they hope to turn the tide. They will head up to Canada to play against the Toronto Raptors this coming Saturday, October 23 at the Scotiabank Arena located in Toronto, Ontario. The tip-off happens at exactly 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time and TSN holds the television broadcast rights. The same feed can be seen through an online live stream by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Toronto Raptors have already played two games and are expected by NBA betting lines to lose their second match against the Dallas Mavericks.
Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors 10/23/2021
Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors 10/23/2021 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks opened up their season on the road against the Atlanta Hawks and got blown away, 87-113. Luka Doncic struggled shooting just 6-of-17 but managed to put up good numbers with 18 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists but committed five turnovers. Jalen Brunson was the Mavs most decent performer doing 17 points on 7-of-13 shooting while Tim Hardaway Jr. did 14 points. Kristaps Porzingis also had an off night as he just tallied 11 points and five rebounds and the same goes to Dorian Finney-Smith who sank only two of his 12 shots.
Players to watch: L. Doncic PG 1 GP 1 GS 35 MIN 18 PTS 0 OR 11 DR 11 REB 7 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 5 TO 1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 25.95 PER
J. Brunson PG 1 GP 0 GS 26 MIN 17 PTS 0 OR 3 DR 3 REB 3 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 2 PF INF AST/TO 45.16 PER
T. Hardaway Jr. SF 1 GP 1 GS 28 MIN 14 PTS 0 OR 2 DR 2 REB 0 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 1 TO 3 PF 0 AST/TO 27.57 PER.
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Toronto Raptors lost their season opener against the Washington Wizards but was able to pick up a good win against the Boston Celtics with a wide margin of 32 points, 115-83. Rookie Scottie Barnes shined bright as he led the team with 25 points, 13 rebounds and two assists. Gary Trent Jr. followed up his efforts contributing 20 points while Precious Achiuwa continues to be a reliable starting center doing a double-double of 15 points and 15 rebounds. Raptors veterans OG Anunoby and Fred VanVleet also did their part and combined for 23 points and 12 assists.
Players to Watch: F. VanVleet SG 1 GP 1 GS 35 MIN 12 PTS 1 OR 2 DR 3 REB 4 AST 2 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 2.05 PER
S. Barnes SF 1 GP 1 GS 33 MIN 12 PTS 3 OR 6 DR 9 REB 1 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 6 TO 5 PF 0.2 AST/TO 1.76 PER
O. Anunoby SF 1 GP 1 GS 34 MIN 11 PTS 4 OR 6 DR 10 REB 1 AST 2 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 1 PF 0.3 AST/TO 3.74 PER.
Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors 10/23/2021 Betting Numbers
Dallas are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Toronto are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Pascal Siakam PF Shoulder is out indefinitely
Dallas Mavericks vs Toronto Raptors Betting Picks
The Toronto Raptors are looking good and they will try to earn their first home win in Canada. However, the Dallas Mavericks still have that star power as they are forecasted by the online sportsbook to prevail over the Raptors.
Moneyline: The Mavericks as the favorites to win is given an ML of -167 while the Raptors are +138 if they pull an upset.
ATS: Four points is what separates both teams across the friends with the Mavericks sitting at -4 while the Raptors are on the other side with +4.
TOTALs: The total for this game is at 220 points with the Mavericks going over and the Raptors are under.
Score Prediction: 117 – 106, Mavericks