Raptors vs Hornets: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 16, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 16, 2021

The Charlotte Hornets (6-7) are 8-point underdogs against the Toronto Raptors (3-8) at Amalie Arena on Saturday, January 16, 2021. The game begins at 7:30 PM ET on NBA TV.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of January 16, 2021, 12:41 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Raptors vs Hornets Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of January 16

Raptors:
Alex Len: Out (Personal),
Patrick McCaw: Out (Knee)

Hornets:
Gordon Hayward: Day To Day (Hip),
Cody Zeller: Out (Hand)

Raptors and Hornets Records ATS

  • Toronto’s record against the spread is 3-8 this season.
  • The Raptors have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 8 points, going 1-1 this season.
  • Toronto and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 45.5% of its games this season (5/11).
  • Charlotte has a 7-6 record ATS this season.
  • Nine of Charlotte’s 13 games (69.2%) this season have fallen short of the over/under.

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Head to Head

Chris Boucher (25 points) led the Raptors past Terry Rozier (22 points) and the Hornets 111-108 in their last matchup on January 14, 2021. The Raptors were favored by 10 points in the game, which pushed. The 219 total points in the matchup also pushed.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/14/2021 Raptors Raptors -10 219 -500 374 Regular Season 111-108 TOR
2/28/2020 Raptors Raptors -13.5 214 -1173 748 Regular Season 99-96 CHA*
1/8/2020 Raptors Hornets -2.5 207.5 -140 117 Regular Season 112-110 TOR*
11/18/2019 Raptors Raptors -8.5 214.5 -414 320 Regular Season 132-96 TOR*
4/5/2019 Hornets Regular Season 113-111 CHA
3/24/2019 Raptors Regular Season 115-114 CHA
10/22/2018 Raptors Regular Season 127-106 TOR
3/4/2018 Raptors Regular Season 103-98 TOR
2/11/2018 Hornets Regular Season 123-103 TOR
12/20/2017 Hornets Regular Season 129-111 TOR
  • 2/28/2020 DNP – Raptors: Fred VanVleet, Serge Ibaka; Hornets: Cody Zeller
  • 1/8/2020 DNP – Raptors: Pascal Siakam, Fred VanVleet, Norman Powell
  • 11/18/2019 DNP – Raptors: Kyle Lowry, Serge Ibaka

Scoring Trends

  • The Raptors are the league’s 16th-highest scoring team (111.1 PPG), while the Hornets allow the eighth-fewest points per game (107.5) in NBA play.
  • The Raptors have been out-scored by 11 points this season (one point per game on average), and opponents of the Hornets have out-scored them by only four more points on the year (0.3 per game).

Raptors Leaders

  • Fred VanVleet leads the Raptors in scoring, racking up 20.5 points per game.
  • VanVleet’s points prop total for the contest is set at 18.5, 2.0 points lower than his season average of 20.5.
  • Kyle Lowry leads Toronto with 7.2 assists per game and Pascal Siakam paces the squad with 8.6 rebounds per matchup.
  • Siakam’s rebounding prop over/under for the matchup is set at 7.5 boards, 1.1 rebounds lower than his season average of 8.6.
  • The Raptors are led by VanVleet from beyond the arc. He knocks down 3.6 shots from deep per game.
  • VanVleet’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.1 shots less than his season average of 3.6.
  • Toronto’s steals leader is OG Anunoby, who collects 1.9 per game. Boucher leads the team averaging 2.5 blocks a game.
  • Anunoby’s steals prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.4 steals less than his season average of 1.9.

Hornets Leaders

  • Gordon Hayward owns the Hornets top spot in scoring with 22.0 points per game and also tacks on 5.0 rebounds and 3.8 assists per contest.
  • Hayward’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 27.5, 3.3 lower than his season average of 30.8.
  • Bismack Biyombo (7.0 rebounds per game) and Devonte’ Graham (6.4 assists per game) are the Charlotte leaders in rebounds and assists.
  • Graham’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 25.5, 4.2 higher than his season average of 21.3.
  • Rozier leads the Hornets in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 3.2 made threes per game.
  • Rozier’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.7 shots lower than his season average of 3.2.
  • Graham is at the top of Charlotte’s steals hierarchy with 1.6 steals per game and Biyombo leads the squad in blocks with 1.5 per game.
  • Biyombo’s blocks prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, equal to his season average of 1.5.

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