Charlotte Hornets vs. Toronto Raptors Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Monday [12/18/2023]

Charlotte Hornets vs. Toronto Raptors Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Monday [12/18/2023]

The Toronto Raptors and Charlotte Hornets will lock horns in NBA action at Scotiabank Arena on Monday, starting at 7:30PM ET.

Dimers.com's comprehensive betting preview for Monday's Hornets vs. Raptors matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Hornets vs. Raptors Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used trusted machine learning and data analysis to simulate the outcome of Monday's NBA matchup between the Hornets and Raptors 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NBA predictions.

Our independent predictive analytics model gives the Raptors an 82% chance of beating the Hornets, and our predicted final score has the Raptors winning 117-106.

According to our model, the Hornets (+12.5) have a 54% chance of covering the spread, while the 223.5-point Over/Under has an equal 50-50 chance of hitting.

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Hornets vs. Raptors Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Hornets Raptors
Spread +12.5 (-108) -12.5 (-110)
Moneyline +530 -750
Total o223.5 (-110) u223.5 (-110)
  • The Raptors are currently -12.5 favorites against the Hornets, with -110 at BetMGM Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Hornets (+12.5) to cover the spread, DraftKings Sportsbook has the best odds currently on the market at -108.
  • BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Raptors at -750. That means you can risk $750 to win $100 for a total payout of $850 if they get the W.
  • Elsewhere, FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Hornets at +530, where you can bet $100 to profit $530, earning a total payout of $630 if they win.
  • The Over/Under is set at 223.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, as well as the best odds for the Under at -110.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, check out all the legal sportsbooks that are available in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Hornets vs. Raptors Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have determined the best betting picks to place on this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Hornets +12.5 -108
Moneyline Hornets +530
Total Over 223.5 -110

 

While the Raptors are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, taking the Hornets moneyline is the best option because of the 2.1% edge found when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges published here at Dimers is one of the keys to achieving long-term profitability as a bettor.

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Hornets vs. Raptors Player Props

Looking for Hornets vs. Raptors NBA player props? We uss the best information available to project individual points, assists, rebounds and three-pointers for each team.

Terry Rozier is expected to lead the Hornets with 23 points, 4 rebounds and 7 assists, while Pascal Siakam is projected to finish with 25 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists for the Raptors.

Hornets Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Hornets:

Player PTS REB AST 3PM
Terry Rozier 23 4 7 3
Brandon Miller 17 4 3 2
P.J. Washington 17 5 3 2
Nick Richards 14 11 1 0
Bryce McGowens 10 4 2 1

Raptors Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Raptors:

Player PTS REB AST 3PM
Pascal Siakam 25 8 6 1
Scottie Barnes 19 7 5 1
O.G. Anunoby 17 4 2 2
Jakob Poeltl 14 10 2 0
Dennis Schroder 13 3 6 1

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA betting trends for today's games.

Don't forget, our model updates regularly, so keep an eye on this page for any changes to our betting analysis ahead of the Hornets vs. Raptors on Monday December 18, 2023.

Hornets vs. Raptors Game Information

Monday's action between the Raptors and Hornets at Scotiabank Arena is scheduled to begin at 7:30PM ET.

 

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Conclusion

This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Monday's Hornets vs. Raptors contest, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial guidelines.

Our picks are based on 10,000 simulations per game, using reliable and up-to-date data sources and analytical methods. While our Hornets vs. Raptors picks can help you make informed decisions, it's crucial that you gamble responsibly and manage your finances effectively.

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Kevin Hansen
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