The Miami Heat will take on the Toronto Raptors at 7:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Scotiabank Arena. Toronto is 15-4 overall and 9-0 at home, while Miami is 14-5 overall and 6-5 on the road. The Raptors enter this matchup having won seven in a row. They won all four games between the teams last season. Miami is looking for its third consecutive win and fourth in five games. Toronto is favored by 4.5 points in the latest Raptors vs. Heat odds, while the over-under is set at 213.5. Before entering any Heat vs. Raptors picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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Everything went Toronto's way against Utah on Sunday as the Raptors made off with a 130-110 victory. Pascal Siakam and Fred VanVleet were among the main playmakers for the Raptors as the former shot 5-for-9 from beyond the arc and finished with 35 points, five assists and five rebounds and the latter shot 5-for-7 from beyond the arc and finished with a double-double on 21 points and 11 assists along with five rebounds. The Raptors used a 23-2 first-quarter run to open a 77-37 halftime lead.
Serge Ibaka made his return from a 10-game layoff with a sprained ankle and scored 13 points.
Meanwhile, things were close when Miami and Brooklyn clashed, but Miami ultimately edged out the Nets, 109-106. Miami's Goran Dragic had 24 points and six assists. The Heat scored the final 10 points of the game in Brooklyn as they went 8 of 9 from the free-throw line. Miami committed a season-low nine turnovers.
The Raptors have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 40.8, which places them first in the league. But the Heat rank third in the league when it comes to field goal percentage, with a 47.7 mark on the season.
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