Miami Heat vs Toronto Raptors Predictions & Betting Odds - NBA Picks
January 02, 2020
Miami Heat Form
Miami’s five-game winning streak was ended on Monday night as they went down to a surprise 123-105 loss on the road at the Washington Wizards, during which they allowed a season-high 42 points in the second quarter
Jimmy Butler led the way for the Heat with 27 points, Duncan Robinson added 16 and Bam Adebayo had 14 points and 14 rebounds.
Miami average 112.4 Points per Game (PPG), while they are allowing 108.2 (PA). Butler leads the scoring for Miami with 20.8 Points per Game (PPG). The Heat are nigh on invisible on home-court this season, going 15-1.
Betting Odds - Winner
- Miami Heat to win at -238 (1.42) $50 Free Bet
- Toronto Raptors to win +195 (2.95) $50 Free Bet
- Miami Heat to win at -227 (1.44) $200 Free Bet
- Toronto Raptors to win +188 (2.88) $200 Free Bet
- Miami Heat to win at -233 (1.43) $200* Free Bet
- Toronto Raptors to win +190 (2.90) $200* Free Bet
- Miami Heat to win at -238 (1.42) $250 Free Bet
- Toronto Raptors to win +195 (2.95) $250 Free Bet
Toronto Raptors Form
The injury-depleted Toronto Raptors had a 117-97 home-court win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on New Year’s Eve.
Kyle Lowry top-scored for Toronto with 24 points, Serge Ibaka added 20 points and 10 rebounds, Terence Davis matched his career high with 19 and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson scored 14 points in his first start for the Raptors.
For a seventh straight game the Raptors were without the injured starting trio of Pascal Siakam (groin), Marc Gasol (left hamstring) and Norman Powell (left shoulder). During this time they’ve gone 4-3.
Toronto average 111.3 PPG, while they are allowing 106.2 (PA). Pascal Siakam is averaging 25.1 PPG. The Raptors are 9-6 on the road.
Heat vs Raptors Betting Lines & Pick
The biggest factor in terms of predictions for this game has to be the formidable home-court record of Miami Heat which, in tandem with Toronto’s injury issues, has to make the Heat the tips to win here.
At those odds, it could be worth backing the Heat on the Point Spread -5.5 at -110 (1.90) with Sports Interaction.