Raptors vs. Pistons Pick
The Toronto Raptors hope to end a failed cover streak against the Detroit Pistons when they meet tonight at 7:30PM ET. Can they do it?
According to oddsmakers at RealBets, Toronto is a slim favorite on the road, as the Raptors are getting odds of -1 point against the Pistons. The over/under total for the game is listed at 207.5 points.
Detroit is 27-25 on the season, 16-8 at home and 27-24-1 against the spread. Toronto is 34-16 overall, 15-10 on the road and 28-22 against the spread. Toronto has won six of its last eight meetings with Detroit straight up, but the Pistons have covered the spread in four straight meetings, including the one meeting this season.
Along with success against the spread against the Raptors, the Pistons are playing at home tonight, a place they have been very strong. Detroit is 16-7-1 against the spread at The Palace, which is the best cover percentage of any team in the NBA at home. Toronto is definitely playing well, but the Pistons have wins over the likes of the Warriors and the Cavaliers at home. Look for another big win for Detroit tonight.
MONDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: DETROIT PISTONS +1