The Toronto Raptors (36-38) host the Washington Wizards (33-41) at Scotiabank Arena on Sunday, March 26, 2023. The contest starts at 6:00 PM ET and airs on NBC. The Raptors are 9.5-point favorites in the game, the third matchup between the teams this season. The point total is 220 points for the outing.
How to bet Raptors vs. Wizards
Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 9.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Raptors as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Raptors have -445 odds to pick up the win, while the Wizards are listed at +346 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 220 points.
Raptors vs. Wizards Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Sunday, March 26, 2023
- Game Time: 6:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBC
- Location: Toronto, Ontario
- Arena: Scotiabank Arena
Raptors vs. Wizards Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Raptors are 37-36-1 this season. Toronto has won 26, or 59.1%, of the 44 contests in which it was the favorite this year. The Raptors have eclipsed the over/under in 54.1% of their opportunities this year (40 times in 74 games with a set point total).
The Wizards are 33-39-2 against the spread this year. Washington has won 34% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (16-31). Wizards games this year have gone over the total in 36 of 74 opportunities (48.6%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
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Raptors vs. Wizards Injury Report
Wizards: Monte Morris: Questionable (Groin), Kyle Kuzma: Out (Ankle), Bradley Beal: Out (Knee)
What you need to know about the Toronto Raptors
Toronto is putting up 113 points per game this year (21st-ranked in NBA), but it has really provided a lift on defense, allowing just 112 points per game (fourth-best). At home, the Raptors are putting up three more points per game (114.4) than they are in away games (111.4). The Raptors have been racking up 115.9 points per contest in their last 10 times on the court, an average that’s a little higher than the 113 they’ve scored over the course of the 2022-23 season.
Toronto ranks 24th in the NBA by making 10.9 three-pointers per game, but it sports a 33.9% shooting percentage from downtown, which ranks third-worst in the league. So far this year, the Raptors have taken 64.8% two-pointers, accounting for 73.9% of the team’s baskets. They have shot 35.2% from beyond the arc (26.1% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Washington Wizards
Washington puts up 113 points per game and give up 113.8, ranking them 21st in the NBA offensively and 16th on defense. At home, the Wizards average 113.7 points per game. Away, they score 112.3. In their previous 10 games, the Wizards are averaging 112 points per contest, one fewer point than their season average (113).
With 11.1 made 3-pointers per game and shooting 35.7% from downtown, Washington is 21st and 19th in the league, respectively, in those categories. The Wizards attempt 36.2% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 26.5% of their made baskets are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they attempt 63.8% of their shots, with 73.5% of their makes coming from there.
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