Defending NBA champions Toronto bounced back from a loss at the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night with an emphatic 132-96 home-court rout of the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night.
OG Anunoby scored 24 points against the Hornets, Pascal Siakam added 20, Norman Powell 17 and, from the bench, Terence Davis had 16 points and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson added 15. Siakam is leading the way for the Raptors with 26.2 Points per Game (PPG) and 8.7 Rebounds per Game (RPG).
After a slow start to the season, the Magic are now on a three-game winning streak coming into this game. On Sunday night they won 125-121 at home to the Washington Wizards.
Nikola Vucevic had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Evan Fournier added 25 points and nine assists and Markelle Fultz scored 19 points for the Magic against the Wizards. Vucevic is averaging 18.2 PPG for the Magic and 12.1 RPG.
Toronto Raptors vs Orlando Magic Betting Lines & Predictions
Looking at NBA predictions for this game, the Toronto Raptors have a 100% home-court record this season after five games, while the Orlando Magic have lost all four games they have played on the road. There can really be only one possible tip to win this game on that basis.
The Money Line sees the Raptors at betting odds of -175 (1.57) with bet365, with the Magic at +155 (2.55) also with bet365. For our tip we prefer the Point Spread betting, with Toronto -4.0 available at -110 (1.91) with Sports Interaction.