Toronto Raptors vs. Brooklyn Nets August 23, 2020 Betting Preview: Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends

Written by on August 22, 2020

On Sunday (August 23, 2020), the Toronto Raptors (53-19, 3-0) square off against the Brooklyn Nets (35-37, 0-3) in a game that Toronto is currently a substantial favorite by 11.5 points. A 219.5-point total has been set for the game. The clash between these two squads is one of four games on the docket in the NBA for the day. Tip-off is scheduled for 6:30 PM ET at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Reunion, Florida.

Betting Information

Raptors vs Nets Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Raptors -11.5 -105 -115 219.5 -110 -110

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Raptors vs Nets
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Nets (+11.5) Over (219.5) Raptors 114 Nets 107

Head to Head

Toronto holds a 6-1 record in head-to-head games against Brooklyn this season. The Raptors have an advantage against the spread as well (4-3) when squaring off against the Nets.

Raptors vs Nets in 2019-20
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
8/21/2020 Raptors -11 219.5 -596 443 117-92 TOR
8/19/2020 Raptors -11.5 225 -819 570 104-99 TOR
8/17/2020 Raptors -9.5 223.5 -500 382 134-110 TOR
2/12/2020 Raptors -4 224 -178 147 101-91 BKN
2/8/2020 Raptors -6 218 -255 207 119-118 TOR
1/4/2020 Nets -1.5 217.5 -123 103 121-102 TOR
12/14/2019 Raptors -7.5 218.5 -307 243 110-102 TOR

Raptors Betting Information

  • Against the spread, Toronto has been strong this season, posting a 43-31-1 record.
  • The Raptors have covered half the time, going 2-2 against the spread when favored by at least 11.5 points.
  • More often than not, Toronto and its foes have united to hit the over, cashing in on 39 of 75 chances this season.

Nets Betting Information

  • Brooklyn and its opponents have hit the over in less than half of their matchups this season — 37 of 75 (49.3%).
  • Brooklyn has covered the spread in more than half of its games, going 38-37 ATS.
  • When they play as 11.5-point underdogs, the Nets have a record ATS of 2-0.

Over/Under Analysis

Raptors vs Nets Total Facts
Games Over 219.5 % of Games Over 219.5 Average PPG Combined Average PPG Average Opponent PPG Combined Average Opponent PPG Average Total
Raptors 39 52% 113 224.3 106.3 218.9 219.2
Nets 42 56% 111.3 224.3 112.6 218.9 223.9

Raptors Leaders

  • Pascal Siakam leads the Raptors scoring 22.9 points per game.
  • Serge Ibaka paces Toronto with 8.2 rebounds a game and Kyle Lowry leads the team with 7.5 assists per matchup.
  • Lowry is the top three-point shooter for the Raptors, connecting on 2.8 per game.
  • Toronto’s blocks leader is Chris Boucher, who collects 1.0 per game. Fred VanVleet leads the team averaging 1.8 steals an outing.

Nets Leaders

  • Caris LeVert holds the top spot on the Nets scoring and assist lists, tallying 18.7 points and 4.4 assists per game.
  • Jarrett Allen’s 9.6 rebounds per game paces Brooklyn’s rebounding effort. He also adds 11.1 points per game.
  • Brooklyn’s LeVert has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.2 per game and Allen is first in blocks with 1.3 per game.
  • Joe Harris leads the Nets in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.5 made threes per game.

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