Wizards vs. Raptors Prediction
Are the underdog Wizards a good bet to cover against the Raptors tonight after beating the Warriors last night?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Raptors are now 4-point home favorites versus the Wizards after opening as a 3-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 214 and has been bet down to 210.
The Wizards enter play having won seven of their last 10 games overall but are just 4-6 against the spread over that same stretch. They're 33-25 against the number on the season, which includes a 12-13 ATS mark on the road.
The Raptors have won six of their last 10 games but failed to cover in six of those 10 contests. They do have a winning record at the betting window this season, however, as they're 33-26 ATS overall and 17-13 ATS at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The Wizards have been a good bet against the Raptors in recent meetings between these two teams, covering in four of their last five trips to Toronto and in seven of the last 10 meetings overall. The Wizards are also 6-2 against the spread in their last eight road games and have cashed in 14 of their last 20 games overall. On the other side, the Raptors are just 2-5 against the number in their last seven games and have failed to cover in eight of their last 11 games when playing on one day of rest.
WEDNESDAY NBA PREDICTION: WASHINGTON WIZARDS +4