New York Knicks (4-8) vs Toronto Raptors (11-1 )Date : 11/10/2018
Time : 3:00 PM ET
Location : Scotiabank Arena
Pick, Prediction, & Preview:
New York Knicks vs Toronto Raptors
The Raptors will begin their 3 game homestand against the Knicks the Raptors are coming off a victory against the Kings while the Knicks were able to take down the Hawks in their last game. Game tips off at 3:00 PM ET.
New York Knicks's Latest Performance :
The Knicks are coming off an impressive victory against the Hawks in their last game. Tim Hardaway was the catalyst as finished the game with 34 points. He was the main reason the Knicks totaled 47 free throw attempts on Wednesday night, which is the most by any team in franchise history. Hardaway got 20 attempts from the charity stripe, converting 16. Noah Vonleh recorded a double-double with 11 points and a team-high 13 rebounds, while also collecting two assists, two blocks, and two steals. Allonzo Trier continues to be effective off the bench, going 5-of-9 from the field with 16 points. Also off the bench was the team’s second-leading scorer in Enes Kanter, using his force down low to pick up 17 points. He just missed a double-double with nine rebounds as well. It will be interesting to see how Hardaway matches up with Kawhi in this game as he has been carrying the Knicks offense.
Toronto Raptors's Latest Performance :
The Raptors are 6-0 playing at home this season they are hoping to keep the unbeaten streak alive going up against the Knicks. The Raptors are on a five-game winning streak they are coming off a convincing win against the Kings leading the way for the Raptors was Kawhi Leonard in his return to the starting line up he scored 25 points, 11 rebounds, two assists and two 3-pointers, making 9-of-9 free throws with a 7-of-17 mark from the field. The Raptors are a much better team with him in the line up because Leonard plays with purpose and the way he plays transfer on to other players on the team. Pascal Siakam had another strong game he had 21 points shooting 8-for-11 from the floor. He has been capitalizing on the opportunity with Norman Powell is out 4-6 weeks with a shoulder injury. As long as the Raptors maintain their defensive identity this Raptors should be able to breeze through the regular season without a problem.
How New York Knicks & Toronto Raptors Matchup.
Vegas Odds, Offshore Odds, & Odds ATS:
Raptors are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 Saturday games.
Knicks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. NBA Atlantic.
Against The Spread Selection: Toronto Raptors
My reason for the pick :
The Raptors will remain undefeated at home to start the season as they will take down the young Knicks. Kawhi will get his shots and will lead the way yet again for the Raptors. For the Knicks, they are playing really well with their star Kristap being out but the Raptors are too good for them at the moment. Go with the Raptors winning at home in this game.
Betting trends for New York Knicks:
- Knicks are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
Betting trends for Toronto Raptors:
- Raptors are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 after scoring 100 points or more in their previous game.