Heat vs. Raptors Game 2 Total Pick
After hitting the over in Game 1 with the aid of overtime, will the Miami Heat and Toronto Raptors come in under for Game 2?
According to the oddsmakers are BETDSI, Toronto is favored at home in Game 2, as the Raptors are getting odds of -4.5 points against Miami. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 189 points. Miami holds a 1-0 lead in this series.
Toronto is 60-30 on the season, 35-11 at home, 47-43 against the spread and 52-37-1 with the under. Miami is 53-37 overall, 22-23 on the road, 48-41-1 against the spread and 45-44-1 with the under. Miami won the first game, snapping a three-game losing streak to Toronto. These two have hit the over in three of their last four meetings.
The first game went overtime and over the total, but it was under before Kyle Lowry hit a miracle half-court shot to tie it. Toronto has now gone under in seven of their last nine games. Miami has gone under in five of six games. The Raptors continue to struggle from the field and that won't change against a very tough Miami defense. The Heat shot just 45 percent from the floor but won the game because they dominated the boards. Defense and rebounding will be there even if Goran Dragic and Dwyane Wade don't combine for 50 points again.
NBA PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: HEAT/RAPTORS UNDER 189