The Toronto Raptors will take on the Phoenix Suns at 7:30 p.m. ET Tuesday at Scotiabank Arena. Toronto is 20-17 overall and 12-10 at home, while Phoenix is 30-9 overall and 13-4 on the road. The Suns had a three-game winning streak snapped on Saturday, while the Raptors have won six consecutive games.
The Suns won both games between the teams last season. Phoenix is favored by four points in the latest Raptors vs. Suns odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 223. Before entering any Suns vs. Raptors picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Raptors vs. Suns spread: Raptors +4
- Raptors vs. Suns over-under: 223 points
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What you need to know about the Raptors
The Raptors outlasted the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday, 105-101. Pascal Siakam dropped a double-double on 29 points and 10 boards along with seven assists, while Fred VanVleet scored 32 points. In the last six games, VanVleet and Siakam are averaging 31.2 and 23.7 points, respectively.
VanVleet was named the Eastern Conference’s Player of the Week for Jan. 3-9, for the first time in his career as he averaged 30.3 points and 6.5 assists. Toronto has averaged 118.2 points per game during its six-game win streak compared to 106.2 PPG during its first 31 games. Scottie Barnes (knee) and Gary Trent Jr. (ankle) are questionable for Tuesday’s game.
What you need to know about the Suns
Phoenix took a 123-100 loss to the Miami Heat on Saturday. The Suns were down 71-50 at halftime and that was too much to recover from. Mikal Bridges had 20 points and six assists, and Devin Booker scored 26 points. Phoenix shot 38 percent from the field in the loss.
The Suns were outrebounded 49-35 on Saturday, with the 35 boards tying a season-low. Phoenix dropped to 10-8 when it gets outrebounded by its opponent. Cameron Johnson (ankle) and Abdel Nader (knee) are out for Tuesday’s game.
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