The Sacramento Kings (27-19) host the Toronto Raptors (21-27) at Golden 1 Center, beginning at 10:00 PM ET on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. The Kings are 3-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the teams this season. The matchup’s point total is set at 238.
How to bet Kings vs. Raptors
Sacramento Kings vs. Toronto Raptors Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with bookmakers listing the Kings as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Kings have -151 odds to pick up the win, while the Raptors are listed at +129 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 238 points.
Kings vs. Raptors Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, January 25, 2023
- Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBCS
- Location: Sacramento, California
- Arena: Golden 1 Center
Kings vs. Raptors Betting Trends
The Kings have played 46 games, with 26 wins against the spread. Sacramento has come away with 19 wins in the 26 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season. The Kings have gone over the point total in 45.8% of their opportunities this year (22 times over 48 games with a set point total).
The Raptors are 23-24-1 against the spread this season. Toronto has put together a 6-13 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 31.6% of those games). Raptors games this season have hit the over on 26 of 48 set point totals (54.2%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Kings: Chimezie Metu: Questionable (Ankle)
Raptors: Dalano Banton: Questionable (Right Hip), OG Anunoby: Questionable (Ankle), Otto Porter: Out (Foot)
What you need to know about the Sacramento Kings
Sacramento sports a top-five offense this year, ranking best in the league with 120.3 points per game. On defense, it ranks 24th with 116.7 points allowed per contest. Offensively the Kings have played better at home this season, averaging 124.7 points per game, compared to 114.6 per game in road games. In their last 10 games, the Kings have been scoring 128.7 points per contest, an average that’s significantly higher than the 120.3 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Sacramento is sinking 13.7 treys per game (seventh-ranked in NBA) this season, while putting up a 37.1% three-point percentage (eighth-ranked). In terms of shot breakdown, the Kings have taken 57.9% two-pointers (accounting for 68.4% of the team’s baskets) and 42.1% three-pointers (31.6%).
What you need to know about the Toronto Raptors
In 2022-23, Toronto is 23rd in the league offensively (112.6 points scored per game) and 10th on defense (112.4 points conceded). At home the Raptors are scoring 113 points per game, 0.9 more than they are averaging away (112.1). While the Raptors are scoring 112.6 points per game in 2022-23, they have bettered that mark over their last 10 games, producing 118.4 a contest.
Toronto is 24th in the league in 3-pointers made (10.9 per game) and fourth-worst in 3-point percentage (33.5%). In 2022-23, the Raptors have taken 64.1% percent of their shots from inside the arc, and 35.9% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 73.3% of the Raptors’ buckets have been 2-pointers, and 26.7% have been 3-pointers.
Our prediction to win this matchup is the Kings, and we project that Kings will cover the spread (Kings -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 238 points.
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