Raptors vs. Wizards Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets - Sunday, March 26, 2023

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Raptors vs. Wizards Prediction: Expert Picks, Odds, Stats & Best Bets – Sunday, March 26, 2023

NBA Predictions

The Toronto Raptors (36-38) hit the court as 10-point favorites against the Washington Wizards (33-41) on March 26, 2023. The over/under for the matchup is 220.5.

Raptors vs. Wizards Odds

  • Raptors odds to win: -472
  • Wizards odds to win: +359
  • Spread: Raptors (-10)
  • Total: 220.5

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Game Time and Information

  • When: Sunday, March 26, 2023 at 6:00 PM ET
  • Where: Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario
  • TV: NBCS-DC and SportsNet

Who Will Win Raptors vs. Wizards?

Raptors and Wizards Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

The Raptors have a 5-2 record against the spread when favored by 10 points or more this season.

The Wizards are 0-1 against the spread when an underdog by 10 points or more this season.

These two teams average a combined 226 points per game, 5.5 more points than the total of 220.5 set for this game.

Toronto and Washington have seen its opponents average a combined 5.3 more points per game than the point total of 220.5 set for this matchup.

The average total in Raptors games this season is 4.5 more points than the total of 220.5 in this game.

The average total in Washington’s games this year is 6.3 more points than the point total of 220.5 for this outing.

Toronto has a 37-36-1 record against the spread this season.

So far this year, the Wizards have put together a 33-39-2 record against the spread.

Raptors Stats & Insights

The Raptors average 113.0 points per game (21st in the league) while allowing 112.0 per outing (fourth in the NBA). They have a +71 scoring differential overall.

The 42.9 rebounds per game the Raptors average rank 17th in the league. Their opponents collect 42.2 per outing.

Toronto makes 10.9 three-pointers per game (24th in the league) at a 33.9% rate (28th in the NBA), compared to the 12.1 per contest its opponents make while shooting 37.4% from deep.

The Raptors average 111.9 points per 100 possessions on offense (17th in the league), and give up 111.8 points per 100 possessions (15th in the NBA).

So far in the 2022-23 season, the Raptors are scoring 3.0 more points per home game on average than on the road (114.4 at home, 111.4 on the road), but are allowing 3.1 fewer points per home game compared to road games (110.5 at home, 113.6 on the road).

Wizards Stats & Insights

The Wizards have a -63 scoring differential, putting up 113.0 points per game (21st in league) and allowing 113.8 (16th in NBA).

Washington is 14th in the league at 43.5 rebounds per game. That’s similar to the 42.5 its opponents average.

The Wizards knock down 11.1 three-pointers per game (21st in the league), while their opponents have made 11.9 on average.

The Wizards average 111.9 points per 100 possessions on offense (17th in league), and allow 114.8 points per 100 possessions (24th in NBA).

Washington averages 113.7 points per game at home, and 112.3 away.

Raptors Key Players to Watch

The scoring leader for the Raptors this season is Pascal Siakam (among active players), who averages 24.3 points, 7.8 rebounds, and 6.0 assists per game.

Fred VanVleet is averaging 19.7 points, 7.0 assists and 4.2 rebounds per game, while Jakob Poeltl adds 12.9 points, 2.9 assists and 9.1 rebounds per outing.

The Raptors get 3.1 three-pointers per game out of VanVleet.

OG Anunoby averages 2.0 takeaways per game, while Poeltl compiles 1.3 rejections per contest.

Wizards Key Players to Watch

Kristaps Porzingis has been among the team’s best in both scoring (23.0 points per game) and rebounding (8.4 rebounds per game) while adding 2.6 assists per contest.

The Wizards have gotten 8.9 points, 2.7 assists and 6.4 rebounds out of Deni Avdija this season.

Corey Kispert averages 2.0 made threes per game.

The Wizards’ defensive efforts get a lift from Delon Wright’s 1.8 steals and Porzingis’ 1.6 blocks per game.

Raptors vs. Wizards Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Wizards (+ 10)
  • Pick OU:

    Over (220.5)

  • Prediction:
    Raptors 115 – Wizards 111

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