Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons 3/17/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons 3/17/2021 – Detroit Pistons will remain at home to host Toronto Raptors from Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. The Raptors have declined drastically to the 11th spot in the Eastern Conference play. Toronto lost consecutive games and they need to make up for their loss. Detroit Pistons are remaining at the bottom of the Eastern Conference play and they continue to hold one of the worst records on the season. Betting on NBA games has never been easier with all the picks and predictions available online.
Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons 3/17/2021
Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons 3/17/2021 Betting Odds
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Raptors will enter this game riding a terrible five-game losing streak. Toronto Raptors are now five games behind the .500 mark. In their last game, they lost against Chicago Bulls with a final score of 118-95. The Raptors were unable to do much from the defensive end as their offense equally struggled. The Raptors are touching an average of close to 113 points per game and are shooting at close to 45 percent with their field goal attempts. From the three-point radar, Toronto is touching an average of 38 percent.
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 17.66 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 17.5 PER
N. Powell SG 37 GP 26 GS 30 MIN 19 PTS 0.4 OR 2.6 DR 3 REB 1.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 2.2 PF 1 AST/TO 17.48 PER.
Detroit Pistons Betting
Detroit Pistons are easily one of the weakest teams this season with their poor overall record. The Pistons are way behind their opponents and are holding a terrible 10-29 record on the season. The Pistons will enter this game riding a four-game losing streak. In their last outing, Detroit lost against the San Antonio Spurs with a final score of 109-99. Detroit’s weak offense is touching an average of close to 108 points. The Pistons are shooting at an average of close to 45 percent from their field goal attempts.
Players to watch: J. Grant SF 36 GP 36 GS 35.8 MIN 23.4 PTS 0.8 OR 4.4 DR 5.2 REB 2.9 AST 0.8 STL 1.1 BLK 2 TO 2.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 17.78 PER
J. Jackson SG 35 GP 6 GS 24.7 MIN 13.3 PTS 1 OR 3.3 DR 4.3 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 2.2 TO 2.8 PF 0.9 AST/TO 12.61 PER
B. Griffin PF 20 GP 20 GS 31.3 MIN 12.3 PTS 0.4 OR 4.9 DR 5.2 REB 3.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 1.6 TO 2.1 PF 2.4 AST/TO 9.98 PER.
Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons 3/17/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto’s last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Detroit’s last 12 games.
Pascal Siakam PF Quarantine is upgraded to “?” Wednesday vs Detroit
Wayne Ellington SF Groin is downgraded to doubtful Wednesday vs Toronto
Toronto Raptors vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks
The Pistons are too weak to take on Toronto despite the Raptors missing out on a few key players. The NBA betting lines are in favor of the Raptors to win this game and cover the spread. Back the Raptors to outscore the Pistons with ease.
Moneyline: The ML set for the Raptors is -130 and the ML set for the Pistons is +110.
ATS: A spread of -2 (-111) is out for Toronto and a spread of +2 (-111) is out for Detroit.
TOTALs: The total is all set to go over 221.5 (-110) for Toronto and the same will go under for Detroit.
Score Prediction: 115 – 106 Raptors