Hawks vs. Raptors Free Pick
The Toronto Raptors are a rare home underdog tonight when they face the Atlanta Hawks at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Atlanta is favored on the road tonight, as the Hawks are a 1-point favorite against the Raptors. The over/under total is listed at 201 points.
Toronto is 49-24 overall, 28-9 at home and 39-34 against the spread. Atlanta is 45-30 overall, 21-17 on the road and 40-34-1 against the spread. These two have met twice this season already and the Raptors have won and covered the spread in both contests, including a 104-96 win at home back on March 10.
Both teams have some lingering injuries, including an elbow issue to Kyle Lowry of Toronto, but he is expected to play tonight. The Raptors have lost three of their last four, including a 119-100 home loss to OKC on Monday. Atlanta has won four straight and the Hawks are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games. Atlanta has been strong, but not strong enough to be a road favorite against the Raptors. Toronto has stepped up at home for the most past. The Raptors are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games against a team with a winning record on the road. They are also 4-1 ATS this season as a home underdog.
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