Toronto Raptors vs Cleveland Cavaliers Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 6

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 06, 2022, 8:58 AM
  • The Cavaliers (35-24) are -4.5 favorites vs. the Raptors (32-25)
  • Total (Over/Under): 207.5 points
  • Sunday, March 6, 2022 at 7:30pm EST
  • Watch the game on ESPN & BSOH

The Toronto Raptors visit Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EST in Cleveland.

The Cavaliers are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -4.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Raptors are 34-28 against the spread, while the Cavaliers are 34-25 against the spread.

The Raptors vs Cavaliers Over/Under is 207.5 total points for the game.


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Raptors vs. Cavaliers Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Toronto Raptors+4.5 -110O 207.5 -110155
Cleveland Cavaliers -4.5 -110U 207.5 -110-190

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

  • 34-28 against the Spread (+3.25 Units / 4.69% ROI)
  • 34-29 against the Moneyline (-7.7 Units / -6.53% ROI)
  • 33-30 against the Over for game total points (+0 Units / 0% ROI)
  • 30-33 against the Under for game total points (-6.25 Units / -9.03% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 22 of their last 29 away games (+14.27 Units / 45% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 1H Game Total Over in 34 of their last 56 games (+11.00 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the Spread in 26 of their last 41 games (+10.65 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 4Q Spread in 20 of their last 30 games (+10.05 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 35 of their last 63 games (+9.71 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 1H Moneyline in 22 of their last 52 games (-19.72 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 2Q Spread in 18 of their last 52 games (-18.20 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 7 of their last 29 away games (-17.27 Units / -54% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 1H Game Total Under in 23 of their last 60 games (-16.53 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Toronto Raptors have only covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 23 of their last 63 games (-15.43 Units / -22% ROI)

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

  • 34-25 against the Spread (+6.45 Units / 9.31% ROI)
  • 36-27 against the Moneyline (+16.75 Units / 15.61% ROI)
  • 24-37 against the Over for game total points (-16.7 Units / -24.1% ROI)
  • 37-24 against the Under for game total points (+10.6 Units / 15.3% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the Moneyline in 36 of their last 61 games (+18.75 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 1H Moneyline in 37 of their last 62 games (+14.45 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 38 of their last 61 games (+13.76 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the Game Total Under in 21 of their last 29 games at home (+13.30 Units / 42% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have covered the 1H Spread in 37 of their last 62 games (+10.44 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 22 of their last 61 games (-19.69 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the Game Total Over in 22 of their last 61 games (-18.70 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the 1Q Game Total Under in 12 of their last 33 games (-11.63 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the Team Total Over in 5 of their last 18 games (-10.42 Units / -49% ROI)
  • The Cleveland Cavaliers have only covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 6 of their last 20 games (-9.51 Units / -43% ROI)

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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

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

Injury Report: Cavaliers vs. Raptors - Sunday's Game, Mar. 06

  • 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): The Cavaliers have listed Rondo as DOUBTFUL for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Raptors.
  • Caris LeVert (Cavaliers): The Cavaliers have listed LeVert as DOUBTFUL for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Raptors.
  • Fred VanVleet (Raptors): The Raptors have listed VanVleet as QUESTIONABLE for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Cavaliers.
  • D.J. Wilson (Raptors): The Raptors have listed Wilson as OUT for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Cavaliers.
  • Malachi Flynn (Raptors): The Raptors have listed Flynn as QUESTIONABLE for Sunday's game (Mar. 6) against the Cavaliers.
  • OG Anunoby (Raptors): Anunoby is expected to miss at least two weeks before being re-evaluated, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

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 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 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

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


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