Raptors vs. Heat Game 3 Pick
The Miami Heat return home for Game 3 against the Toronto Raptors today at 5PM ET. Will the Heat be able to defend their home floor?
According to the oddsmakers are BetDSI, Miami is favored at home in Game 3, as the Heat are getting odds of -5.5 points against the Raptors. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 187.5 points. This series is even at 1-1.
Toronto is 61-30 overall, 24-19 on the road and 47-44 against the spread. Miami is 53-38 overall, 31-14 at home and 49-41-1 against the spread. The first two games of this series went to overtime. Miami took Game 1, 102-96 while Toronto won Game 2, 96-92. The Heat covered the spread in both games.
Miami could be up 2-0 in the series, but didn’t finish either game very well. Now the Heat return home, where they are a much-better shooting team. They made 43 field goals or more in three of their last four at home. The Heat have looked to be the better team in the first two games and that should carry over tonight at home.
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