NBA Matchups  >>  Philadelphia 76ers vs. Toronto Raptors Preview 01/09/2013

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Toronto Raptors will meet on the court at Air Canada Centre on Wednesday in a battle of division rivals.
Oddsmakers currently have the Raptors listed as 3-point favorites versus the 76ers, while the game's total is sitting at 187½.
The 76ers were a 109-89 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Nets. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (198) made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, Toronto was a 104-92 loser at home against the Thunder. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (196) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Philadelphia:
Team record: 15-21 SU, 15-21 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Toronto
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto

When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Houston are 3-7
After playing Brooklyn are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7

Toronto:
Team record: 12-22 SU, 17-17 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games at home
is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home

When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Charlotte are 5-5
After playing Oklahoma City are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Philadelphia home to Houston, Saturday, January 12
Toronto home to Charlotte, Friday, January 11