Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions
The Washington Wizards are set to lock horns against Toronto Raptors in a probable one-sided contest favoring the hosts. The Raptors are looking in imperious touch with a free-flowing campaign for them.
The game will be played at the Amalie Arena. The battle of underdogs will be a mouth-watering contest to watch. Washington Wizards will travel to Amalie Arena to face the challenge from the Toronto Raptors who are placed at 11th position in the Eastern Conference.
FiveThirtyEight, predicts win for Toronto Raptor in this match. The latest Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions also predicts the same.The latest Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions updated on 6th May.
Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
The Toronto Raptors have managed to claw their way back after succumbing to defeats in the initial few games. They are looking long off from a play-off spot. Thanks to the brilliant performances from kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakam on Sunday, the Toronto Raptors were able to come away with a victory over the Los Angeles Lakers and keep their slim play-in tournament hopes alive. In the last 5 games, they have lost 4 games.
They lost the last game against Clippers with 105-100. Of 66 games that they played Raptors won 27 games and lost 39 games while playing against the other Conference teams, they won 17 and lost 22.
Washington Wizards campaign is in shackles with the side struggling to break into top 10 despite recent success. Their ill-fate was evident when they struggled to get a win under their belt initially. It was not until the 6th game against Timberwolves that they tasted victory.
The Wizards can theoretically wrap-up a play-in spot for themselves this week and look poised to do so with several big games that could work to their advantage in the standings.
A win against Toronto Raptors this week would likely mean Washington climbing the ladder and some more wins in the belt can take them to No. 9 all for themselves and gives themselves the cushion they need to secure their play-in spot.
Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
Regular season (96 games): Raptors – 37 wins, Wizards – 56 wins.
Playoffs: Raptors – 10 games: Raptors – 4, Wizards – 6
Previous meeting: Raptors won 103-111 on 5th April 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to Watch
Pascal Siakam will be the power forward in the side with an average of 21.1points in every outing so far. He managed to contribute 25 points and 4 assists and 5 rebounds in the last game.
OG Anunoby is an important forward with 20 points in last outing with 2 assist and 5 rebounds.
Fred Vanvleet is another important key guard who averages close to 19.4 points in every outing. He managed to score 8 points in the last match.
Rui Hachimura is the power forward in the side with an efficiency rating of 11.78 and average of 12.6 points in every outing so far. He was one of the key contributors in the last game as he accumulated 9 points along with 3 rebounds.
Russell Westbrook is an important point guard with a field goal success of 42.6% and a 3-pointer conversion of 28.6% so far. He provided with 27 points and 11 assists against Clippers.
Alex Len who has played at the center position has tons of experience in NBA with an average of 6.4 points and 3.7 rebounds per game in his career.
Bradley Beal is another important key guard who averages close to 32.9 points in every outing.
Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards have to punch above their weights to sign off on a high. It will face Washington Wizards on Thursday night at 7:30PM EST. FiveThirtyEight has gone on to suggest a victory to the Raptors here whereas the Wizards are in the hunt with a 32% chance.
However, the latest Toronto Raptors vs Washington Wizards NBA Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. Looking at the recent performance of both the teams, Crowdwisdom360 predicts win for Toronto Raptors.