Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets 3/13/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets 3/13/2021 – The Charlotte Hornets are entering their next game against the Toronto Raptors on back-to-back wins and hoping to ride the momentum to get in a winning streak. The Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina will serve as the venue for their matchup this Saturday, March 13. SN will be putting the game live on television at exactly 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time while NBA League Pass will also have the same feed for their online live stream subscribers. The Toronto Raptors are very much undermanned and are the underdogs in NBA betting lines against the Charlotte Hornets.
Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets 3/13/2021
Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets 3/13/2021 Betting Odds
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Toronto Raptors are on a three-game losing streak and have lost five of their last six matches. It is not a good sign that they have five players on quarantine and most of them are in their core rotation. Their record plummeted to 17-20 and they are tied with the Atlanta Hawks on a 17-20 record at the eight spot in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. Among the players that will miss the game will be Pascal Siakam, Patrick McCaw, Fred VanVleet, OG Anunoby and Malachi Flynn. Veteran guard Kyle Lowry is expected to carry a huge load for the team and it will never be enough against most NBA teams.
Players to watch: F. VanVleet SG 34 GP 34 GS 36.7 MIN 20.1 PTS 0.7 OR 3.8 DR 4.4 REB 6.6 AST 1.7 STL 0.8 BLK 2 TO 2.4 PF 3.2 AST/TO 17.71 PER
P. Siakam PF 30 GP 30 GS 35.8 MIN 20.1 PTS 1.9 OR 5.5 DR 7.5 REB 4.8 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 2.2 TO 3.1 PF 2.2 AST/TO 17.55 PER
N. Powell SG 35 GP 24 GS 29.9 MIN 18.8 PTS 0.4 OR 2.6 DR 3 REB 1.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.7 TO 2.2 PF 1.1 AST/TO 17.56 PER.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets have become one of the favorite teams to watch in NBA League Pass and they have won three of their last four games. Their record is now at an even 18-18 and sits at the sixth place in the NBA Eastern Conference standings just half a game behind the Boston Celtics. The Detroit Pistons were their most recent opponent and edged them in the end game by three points, 105-102. PJ Washington had 20 points, nine boards and three assists to lead the team. Terry Rozier and Gordon Hayward each had 17 points while Cody Zeller chipped in 15 markers.
Players to Watch: G. Hayward SF 32 GP 32 GS 34.9 MIN 21.4 PTS 0.8 OR 4.5 DR 5.3 REB 3.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 1.8 PF 2 AST/TO 18.6 PER
T. Rozier SG 34 GP 34 GS 33.4 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.5 OR 3.2 DR 3.8 REB 3.2 AST 1.4 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 1.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 17.87 PER
L. Ball PG 36 GP 16 GS 28.9 MIN 15.6 PTS 1.4 OR 4.6 DR 6 REB 6.4 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.37 PER.
Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets 3/13/2021 Betting Numbers
Toronto are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Charlotte’s last 7 games.
Pascal Siakam PF Quarantine is out indefinitely
Toronto Raptors vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
The Charlotte Hornets have their intent to put LaMelo Ball in the starting lineup for the rest of the season and that is good news for their fans. They are the best bet to win this game against the depleted Toronto Raptors as seen in Top Online Sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Hornets as home teams are taking the ML of -130 while the Raptors are at +110.
ATS: It is just two points between both teams in this match. The Hornets take the -2 while the Raptors are +2.
TOTALs: The total handed for both teams to reach is pegged at 228.5 with the Hornets going under and the Raptors are over.
Score Prediction: 116 – 113, Hornets