Cleveland Cavaliers vs Toronto Raptors Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 24

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 24, 2022, 5:38 PM
  • The Raptors (32-25) are -5.5 favorites vs. the Cavaliers (35-24)
  • Total (Over/Under): 214.5 points
  • Thursday, March 24, 2022 at 7:30pm EDT
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The Cleveland Cavaliers visit Scotiabank Arena to take on the Toronto Raptors on Thursday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EDT in Toronto.

The Raptors are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -5.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Cavaliers are 38-29 against the spread, while the Raptors are 40-31 against the spread.

The Cavaliers vs Raptors Over/Under is 214.5 total points for the game.


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Cavaliers vs. Raptors Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Cleveland Cavaliers+5.5 -110O 214.5 -115180
Toronto Raptors -5.5 -110U 214.5 -115-225

Against the spread this NBA season, the Cavaliers have gone:

  • 38-29 against the Spread (+6.05 Units / 7.64% ROI)
  • 41-31 against the Moneyline (+17.05 Units / 13.98% ROI)
  • 31-39 against the Over for game total points (-11.9 Units / -15.03% ROI)
  • 39-31 against the Under for game total points (+4.9 Units / 6.19% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the Moneyline in 41 of their last 70 games (+19.05 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 1Q Spread in 25 of their last 36 away games (+16.05 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 41 of their last 70 games (+10.27 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the Spread in 38 of their last 70 games (+8.25 Units / 11% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have hit the 1H Game Total Over in 12 of their last 17 games (+7.66 Units / 41% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 28 of their last 70 games (-16.99 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the Game Total Over in 29 of their last 70 games (-13.90 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the Team Total Under in 28 of their last 65 games (-13.73 Units / -19% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 8 of their last 25 away games (-12.10 Units / -38% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the 2Q Spread in 10 of their last 30 games (-12.01 Units / -36% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Raptors have gone:

  • 40-31 against the Spread (+5.95 Units / 7.52% ROI)
  • 40-32 against the Moneyline (-3.25 Units / -2.49% ROI)
  • 36-36 against the Over for game total points (-3.6 Units / -4.54% ROI)
  • 36-36 against the Under for game total points (-3.55 Units / -4.49% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the Spread in 32 of their last 50 games (+13.35 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have hit the 2H Moneyline in 28 of their last 42 games (+13.14 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 23 of their last 37 games (+8.70 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 4Q Spread in 24 of their last 39 games (+8.55 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 12 of their last 18 games at home (+7.60 Units / 38% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 2Q Spread in 22 of their last 61 games (-19.70 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the Moneyline in 17 of their last 33 games at home (-16.90 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the 1H Moneyline in 28 of their last 61 games (-16.38 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the Team Total Over in 13 of their last 36 games (-12.85 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the Game Total Over in 13 of their last 36 games (-12.30 Units / -31% ROI)

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Cleveland Cavaliers: Keys to the Game vs. the Toronto Raptors

The Cavaliers were 7-19 (.269) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

The Cavaliers were 5-23 (.179) when allowing 15 or more fastbreak points last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .413

The Cavaliers were 6-36 (.143) when allowing 110 or more points last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .321

The Cavaliers are 19-6 (.760) when they win the turnover margin this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .561

Toronto Raptors: Keys to the Game vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Raptors were 4-12 (.250) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .553

The Raptors are 21-3 (.875) when scoring 110 or more points this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .726

The Raptors are 16-20 (.444) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

The Raptors are 9-2 (.818) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

Injury Report: Raptors vs. Cavaliers - Thursday's Game, Mar. 24

  • Gary Trent Jr. (Raptors): Trent Jr. is questionable for Thursday's (Mar. 24) game against Cleveland.
  • Malachi Flynn (Raptors): The Raptors announced that Flynn is out indefinitelty.
  • OG Anunoby (Raptors): Anunoby is questionable for Thursday's (Mar. 24) game against Cleveland.
  • Jarrett Allen (Cavaliers): Allen has a fractured finger and is out indefinitely, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
  • Collin Sexton (Cavaliers): Sexton underwent surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee and is expected to miss the rest of the season, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Rajon Rondo (Cavaliers): Rondo is out for Thursday's (Mar. 24) game against Toronto.
  • Dean Wade (Cavaliers): Wade is out for several weeks, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Cleveland Cavaliers Offensive Stats & Trends

The Cavaliers averaged 102.5 points per game (7,379 points/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 111.8

The Cavaliers averaged 51.8 points per game (3,726 points/72 games) in the first half last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 56.5

The Cavaliers made 9.9 three-pointers per game last season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.7

The Cavaliers averaged 50.3 points per game (3,568 points/71 games) in the second half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

Toronto Raptors Offensive Stats & Trends

The Raptors have averaged 13.6 offensive rebounds per game (571 rebounds/42 games) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.3

The Raptors have averaged 11.8 turnovers per game (497 turnovers/42 games) this season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

The Raptors made 14.4 three-pointers per game last season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.7

The Raptors have averaged 21.7 assists per game (910 assists/42 games) this season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 23.9

Cleveland Cavaliers Defensive Stats & Trends

The Cavaliers averaged 31.9 defensive rebounds per game (2,299 rebounds/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Cavaliers have averaged 32.9 defensive rebounds per game (3,880 rebounds/118 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Cavaliers have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (254 blocks/61 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

Toronto Raptors Defensive Stats & Trends

The Raptors have averaged 31.9 defensive rebounds per game (3,632 rebounds/114 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Raptors averaged 32.1 defensive rebounds per game (2,308 rebounds/72 games) last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Raptors have averaged 31.5 defensive rebounds per game (1,324 rebounds/42 games) this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Raptors have averaged 9.1 steals per game (384 steals/42 games) this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6


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