The NBA is back in action today as the Toronto Raptors will clash with the Brooklyn Nets in the big apple.
The Raptors are heading into this game after a 139-126 home win over Minnesota Monday night in their previous contest. And on the other side, Brooklyn beat Indiana 106-105 on the road Monday night in their most recent game.
Toronto Raptors Form
The Raptors are one of the best teams in the league this season. Moreover, they have been playing some great basketball lately. Also, they are on a winning run of 15 wins in a row, including a win over the Timberwolves away. And now, the Raptors have a two-game lead in the Atlantic Division over Boston. As for the Eastern Conference playoff picture, the team is second in the race, 6.5 games behind the Bucks for the top spot.
On the offensive side of the game, the Raptors score an average of 112.9 points per game. And that record is enough for the 11th spot in the league in scoring. Also, the Raptors have an average of 45.5 rebounds combined with 25.7 assists per game. Additionally, their defensive record stands at the 5th spot with an average of 106.4 conceded points per night.
Brooklyn Nets Form
The Nets are one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference this season. Moreover, they have won 5 of their last 7 games with their last win coming against the Pacers in a tight contest. Now, the Nets are fourth in the Atlantic Division, 15 games behind the Raptors for the top spot. As for the Eastern Conference standings, the Nets are seventh and with 5.5 games ahead of the Wizards. So, the team is still in the playoff race.
On the offensive side of the game, the Nets score an average of 110.1 points per game on the year. Also, Brooklyn has 47.8 boards combined with 23.8 assists per game. Additionally, the Nets are 19th in scoring defence as they allow 112.1 points per game this year.
These two teams played against each last Saturday with the Raptors being the better team. Also, for this game, Toronto will have Lowry back in the team. And on the other side, the Nets will be without Irvin. Additionally, the Raptors are in commanding form with 15 wins in a row. Take the Raptors to win this one as well.
My Free Pick & Prediction for Toronto Raptors vs. Brooklyn Nets 02/12/2020 is: take the Toronto Raptors (Moneyline).
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