Written and authored by National Basketball Association Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. The teams will play on Wednesday February 11, 2015. At 7:30 PM EST.
The (33-20) Washington Wizards of the Eastern Conference Southeast Division makes the trip from the Nations Capital and cross the border North into Canada. Washington will play the (35-17) Toronto Raptors of the Eastern Conference Atlantic Division in 2015 NBA action. The teams will play at Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario. This Sports Handicapper believes the Washington Wizards will come in second place in their Division. Toronto is running away with the Atlantic Division title and is going to be a tough out in the 2015 NBA Playoffs. The betting line has Tronto as a five-point home favorite Against The Spread, the betting odds total is at 201′ for Wednesday’s game.
The 2015 Washington Wizards have only won two of their last seven straight up. The Wizards beat Orlando 98-80 at home on Monday February 9th. The Washington Wizards get some time off after Wednesday’s game for the 2015 All-Star break. Washington is ten games behind first-place Atlanta in the Southeast. Point Guard John Wall leads the team is three of the five major categories. Center Marcin Gortat averages a team-high eight rebounds per contest and a little more than one shot blocks. Washington is ninth in the league in team defense, allowing opponents 99.4. The Wizards are Wizards 0-4 ATS their last four on the road against a team with a winning home record. Washington is 1-6 Against The Number their last seven between the teams. Guard Bradley Beal and Forward Kris Humphries are questionable for Wednesday’s game with minor injuries. The Washington Wizards are 0-6 their last six NBA Against The Spread Predictions on the road, going over the betting odds total three times and staying under the betting odds total three. The key to a Washington win is to focus on keeping the high scoring Raptors under 100 points. Wall must not allow Raptors Point Guard Kyle Lowry to penetrate or shoot open jumpers.
The 2015 Toronto Raptors are on a two-game win streak, the beat The Clippers on Friday at home. The Raptors took care of San Antonio by five-points at Maple Leaf Square on Sunday February 9th. Toronto has a thirteen and one-half game lead in the Atlantic. Point Guard Kyle Lowry is the team leader in points, assists, and steals. Toronto is fourth in the NBA in scoring averaging nearly 106 points per contest. The betting odds over the total are 7-0 Toronto last seven playing on two day’s rest. Toronto is 7-2 ATS their last nine between the teams North of The Border. The betting odds under the total are 6-1 the last seven times the teams have met Across The Border. The Toronto Raptors are 3-3 Against The Spread their last six at home, going over the betting odds total three times and staying under three. The key to a Toronto win is to play with tempo.The Guard combination of Lowry and DeMar DeRozan is one of the best in the East. Toronto has six players scoring in double figures per game, the can hit you from anywhere on the court.
Free Picks: Toronto-5.