Houston Rockets vs Toronto Raptors Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Apr. 8

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Apr 08, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Raptors are -11.5 favorites vs. the Rockets
  • Total (Over/Under): 228.5 points
  • Friday, April 8, 2022 at 7:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on TSN & SportsNet SW

The Houston Rockets visit Scotiabank Arena to take on the Toronto Raptors on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EDT in Toronto.

The Raptors are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -11.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Rockets are against the spread, while the Raptors are against the spread.

The Rockets vs Raptors Over/Under is 228.5 total points for the game.


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Rockets vs. Raptors Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Houston Rockets+11.5 -110O 228.5 -110525
Toronto Raptors -11.5 -110U 228.5 -110-750

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

  • Away Spread Record against the Spread (Away Spread Units Units / Away Spread ROI ROI)
  • Away Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Away ML Units Units / Away ML ROI ROI)
  • Away Record Over against the Over for game total points (Away Over Units Units / Away Over ROI ROI)
  • Away Under Record against the Under for game total points (Away Under Units Units / Away Under ROI ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 41 of their last 68 games (+13.46 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the Game Total Over in 38 of their last 63 games (+11.60 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the 2H Moneyline in 11 of their last 19 games (+10.94 Units / 55% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have covered the 1Q Spread in 14 of their last 20 away games (+7.40 Units / 34% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have hit the Team Total Under in 10 of their last 14 away games (+5.63 Units / 36% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only covered the 2Q Spread in 22 of their last 69 games (-28.25 Units / -37% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 28 of their last 74 games (-20.50 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 1H Moneyline in 17 of their last 69 games (-20.34 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the Game Total Under in 24 of their last 63 games (-17.75 Units / -26% ROI)
  • The Houston Rockets have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 21 of their last 59 games (-15.23 Units / -24% ROI)
  • Against the spread this NBA season, the Raptors have gone:

    • Home Spread Record against the Spread (Home Spread Units Units / Home Spread ROI ROI)
    • Home Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Home ML Units Units / Home ML ROI ROI)
    • Home Over Record against the Over for game total points (Home Over Units Units / Home Over ROI ROI)
    • Home Under Record against the Under for game total points (Home Under Units Units / Home Under ROI ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the Spread in 38 of their last 58 games (+17.15 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have hit the 2H Moneyline in 33 of their last 50 games (+12.24 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have hit the 1H Moneyline in 13 of their last 15 games (+11.49 Units / 44% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 4Q Spread in 29 of their last 47 games (+10.25 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 2Q Spread in their last 10 games (+10.00 Units / 92% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 31 of their last 73 games (-15.32 Units / -19% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 17 of their last 45 games (-12.51 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only hit the Moneyline in 23 of their last 40 games at home (-12.40 Units / -13% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 1Q Spread in 9 of their last 24 games at home (-6.79 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 3Q Spread in 10 of their last 25 games (-6.44 Units / -23% ROI)
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    Houston Rockets: Keys to the Game vs. the Toronto Raptors

    The Rockets are 11-43 (.200) when attempting 25 or more free throws since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

    The Rockets are 8-32 (.200) when they lose the turnover margin this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .439

    The Rockets were 1-15 (.062) when allowing fewer than 8 offense rebounds last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .512

    The Rockets were 6-32 (.158) when scoring fewer second chance points than their opponent last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .458

    Toronto Raptors: Keys to the Game vs. the Houston Rockets

    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. Rockets - Friday's Game, Apr. 8

  • OG Anunoby (Raptors): Anunoby did not play in Thursday's (Apr. 7) game against Philadelphia.
  • Yuta Watanabe (Raptors): Watanabe did not play in Thursday's (Apr. 7) game against Philadelphia.
  • Christian Wood (Rockets): Wood is out for Friday's (Apr. 8) game against Toronto.
  • Dennis Schroder (Rockets): Schroder is out for Friday's (Apr. 8) game against Toronto.
  • Eric Gordon (Rockets): Gordon is out for Friday's (Apr. 8) game against Toronto.
  • Houston Rockets Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Rockets have averaged 16.3 turnovers per game (751 turnovers/46 games) this season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 13.2

    The Rockets have 24.5 free throw attempts per game this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

    The Rockets have a 29% free throw rate (1,129 free throw attempts/3,941 field goal attempts) this season — highest among NBA teams; League Avg: 24%

    The Rockets have an assist to turnover ratio of 1.4 (1,052 assists/ 751 TOs) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

    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

    Houston Rockets Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Rockets have blocked 304 shots on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — 6th most among NBA teams

    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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