The Toronto Raptors (26-31) host the Detroit Pistons (15-42) at Scotiabank Arena, tipping off at 3:00 PM ET on Sunday, February 12, 2023. The Pistons are 11.5-point underdogs in the game. The point total is 226 points for the contest.
How to bet Raptors vs. Pistons
Toronto Raptors vs. Detroit Pistons Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 11.5 points, with bookmakers listing the Raptors as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Raptors have -622 odds to pick up the win, while the Pistons are listed at +453 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 226 points.
Raptors vs. Pistons Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, February 12, 2023
- Game Time: 3:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: TSN
- Location: Toronto, Ontario
- Arena: Scotiabank Arena
Raptors vs. Pistons Betting Trends
The Raptors have played 57 games, with 27 wins against the spread. Toronto has been the favorite in 32 games this season and has come away with the win 17 times (53.1%) in those contests. The Raptors have gone over the point total in 52.6% of their opportunities this year (30 times in 57 games with a set point total).
In the Pistons’ 57 games this season, they have 25 wins against the spread. Detroit is 13-40 in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 24.5% of those games). Pistons games this season have hit the over 54.4% of the time (31 out of 57 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Raptors: OG Anunoby: Out (Wrist), Otto Porter: Out (Foot)
Pistons: James Wiseman: Questionable (Trade Pending), Nerlens Noel: Questionable (Not With Team), Marvin Bagley: Out (Hand), Cade Cunningham: Out (Shin)
What you need to know about the Toronto Raptors
So far this season, Toronto is scoring 113.1 points per game (20th-ranked in NBA) and surrendering 112.4 points per contest (11th-ranked). The Raptors are scoring 113.1 points per game at home. In away games, they are averaging 113 points per contest. In their last 10 games, the Raptors have been racking up 116.3 points per contest, an average that’s a little higher than the 113.1 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Toronto ranks fourth-worst in the NBA with a 33.6% shooting percentage from three-point land. Meanwhile, it is sinking 10.9 three-pointers per game (22nd-ranked in league). When it comes to shot breakdown, the Raptors have taken 64.3% two-pointers (accounting for 73.6% of the team’s baskets) and 35.7% three-pointers (26.4%).
What you need to know about the Detroit Pistons
In 2022-23, Detroit is 24th in the league on offense (112.2 points scored per game) and second-worst defensively (119.8 points allowed). At home, the Pistons average 114.2 points per game. Away, they average 110.1. While the Pistons are averaging 112.2 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark in their past 10 games, producing 112.7 a contest.
Detroit is 17th in the league in 3-pointers made (11.7 per game) and 20th in 3-point percentage (35.3%). In 2022-23, the Pistons have attempted 38% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 62% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 29.5% of the Pistons’ buckets have been 3-pointers, and 70.5% have been 2-pointers.
Our prediction to win this game is the Raptors, and we project that Pistons will cover the spread (Raptors -11.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 226 points.
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