Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction
The Philadelphia 76ers will take on the Toronto Raptors tonight at Scotiabank Arena. The Philadelphia 76ers and the Toronto Raptors will be facing each other for the first time this season.
The 76ers and the Toronto Raptors had a rough start to the season and both the teams missed their key players due to injuries and health and safety protocols. However, as compared to Toronto Raptors, the Philadelphia 76ers have had a better season. They are coming off a win against Washington Wizards while the Raptors lost to Cleveland Cavaliers.
Toronto Raptors vs Philadelphia 76ers 12/28/21 Free NBA Pick and Prediction NBA Betting Tips
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction: Team Analysis
The Philadelphia 76ers are currently 6th in the east with a 17-16 record. In the last 10 games, the 76ers have won 6 and lost 4. They are coming off a great win against the Washington Wizards on the road. The 76ers will be looking to continue their good road performance and will look to win against the Raptors on the road.
The 76ers have been a much better road team than at home this season. They are top 10 in road winning percentage. They are top 10 in 3-point percentage on the road. They only commit 12.9 turnovers per game on the road. They have won 11 out of their 19 road games. They have surprisingly performed well on the road than at home so far this season.
The 76ers are second in the league in the most number of road wins in the league. They have eleven 11 road wins so far. So, the 76ers will be looking to continue the same against the Raptors on the road.
The Toronto Raptors are currently 10th in the east with a 14-16 record. They are coming off a huge loss against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Raptors are 5-5 in their last 10 games. The biggest problem for the Raptors is that they will be missing a lot of their players as they have entered the health and safety protocols this includes Fred VanVleet and OG Anunoby.
The Raptors have a tough challenge until they get their players back from the health and safety protocols. The Raptors have struggled at home this season. They have won only 7 out of their 16 home games so far this season. The Raptors are a good defensive at home. They are ranked 12th in defensive rating. But the Raptors have struggled offensively at home. They are ranked 19th in offensive rating at home.
The Raptors are currently struck by a lot of injuries and Covid struck the Raptors. A lot of players have entered the Covid Protocols. So, this will be a very difficult task for the Raptors against the 76ers who are a very good road team.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction: Key Players
Joel Embiid: Embiid has been terrific across the stats sheet so far this season. He is averaging 25.5 PPG (team-high), 10.9 RPG, 4.1 APG, 1.5 BPG (team-high).
Tobias Harris: He has been the second-best player for the 76ers. He has had a good season so far averaging 18.8 PPG, 7.6 RPG, and 3.4 APG.
Chris Boucher: He is averaging 7.9 PPG, 4.6 RPG, and 0.9 BPG. He is coming off 21 points and 5 rebounds performance in the loss against the Cavaliers.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction: Injury Report
|Dany Green||Out||Health and safety protocols.|
|Shake Milton||Out||Health and safety protocols.|
|Andre Drummond||Out||Health and safety protocols.|
|Gray Trent Jr.||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Dalano Banton||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Pascal Siakam||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Goran Dragic||Out||Personal Reasons|
|Fred VanVleet||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Malachi Flynn||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Precious Achiuwa||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Scottie Barnes||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
|Justin Champagnie||Out||Right knee tendinitis.|
|OG Anunoby||Out||Health and Safety Protocols|
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction: Predicted Winner
|Philadelphia 76ers||Toronto Raptors||Predicted Winner|
|FiveThirtyEight||Win Probability: 62%||Win Probability: 38%||Philadelphia 76ers|
|Oddsshark||Spread: -5.5 (-109)||Spread: +5.5 (-109)||Philadelphia 76ers|
The Philadelphia 76ers are much healthier than the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors are down to only 8 players in their rotation. So, considering all these the 76ers should be able to win this matchup against the Raptors.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors Odds and Prediction: Match Details
Philadelphia 76ers vs Toronto Raptors
Date and Time: Tuesday, December 28, 7:30 PM ET
Venue: Scotiabank Arena