Knicks vs. Raptors NBA Preview (3/27/24): Odds, Lineups & Injuries

Written By Editorial Team on March 27, 2024 - Last Updated on April 2, 2024
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Knicks vs. Raptors Preview

The New York Knicks travel to play against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday. The game will take place at 7:30 p.m. ET at Scotiabank Arena, and will not be nationally broadcast. Betting odds have the Knicks as a -13.5 road favorite, with the over/under set at 211 points.

Knicks vs. Raptors pregame odds

NBA betting odds for the Knicks vs. the Raptors have a point spread of -13.5 in favor of New York at multiple Massachusetts sportsbooks, with the over/under set at 211 points. DraftKings has the Raptors listed at +600 on the moneyline, while FanDuel has them at +610.

  • DraftKings: Knicks -13.5, over/under 211.0
  • FanDuel: Knicks -13.5, over/under 210.5
  • Caesars: Knicks -13.5, over/under 211.0
  • BetMGM: Knicks -13.5, over/under 211.5

Odds are subject to change and may vary between sportsbooks for the Knicks vs. Raptors.

Knicks vs. Raptors projected starting lineups (3/27/24)

New York Knicks starting lineup for tonight

  • PG: Jalen Brunson
  • SG: Miles McBride
  • SF: Donte DiVincenzo
  • PF: Josh Hart
  • C: Isaiah Hartenstein

Toronto Raptors starting lineup for tonight

  • PG: Javon Freeman-Liberty
  • SG: Gary Trent Jr.
  • SF: Ochai Agbaji
  • PF: Gradey Dick
  • C: Kelly Olynyk

Projected starting lineups & injuries for each team are provided by Sportsdata. 

Knicks vs. Raptors injuries for tonight’s game

The Raptors have ruled out Jakob Poeltl (finger) and Chris Boucher (knee), along with RJ Barrett, Immanuel Quickley, and Jontay Porter for tonight’s game. For the Knicks, Julius Randle (shoulder), OG Anunoby (elbow), and Mitchell Robinson (ankle) are out. Alec Burks is listed as questionable with a shoulder injury.

Team standings & stats for Wednesday’s game

The Knicks are right in the thick of the postseason chase as they travel to face a Raptors team that is close to being eliminated from the hunt.

New York Knicks team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Knicks hold the 4th position in the Eastern Conference with a record of 43-28. They are 7-3 over their last 10 games and currently riding a two-game winning streak. That comes after a loss to the Denver Nuggets in a game last week. Last time out, New York picked up a 124-99 home win over the Detroit Pistons.

  • Points Per Game: 111.9 (22nd)
  • Points Against Per Game: 107.6 (2nd)
  • Rebounds per game: 45.8 (5th)
  • Assists per game: 24.0 (29th)
  • FG%: 46.1 (24th)
  • 3PT%: 36.3 (17th)

Toronto Raptors team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Raptors are currently 12th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 23-49. The club is struggling mightily of late, losing their last 11 games. On Monday, Toronto dropped a 96-88 home decision to the Brooklyn Nets.

  • Points Per Game: 112.8 (19th)
  • Points Against Per Game: 117.8 (24th)
  • Rebounds per game: 42.9 (19th)
  • Assists per game: 29.0 (5th)
  • FG%: 47.3 (16th)
  • 3PT%: 35.0 (27th)

Player Stats for Knicks vs. Raptors on March 27

Below are the top performers from the Knicks for Monday’s win over the Pistons:

  • Donte DiVincenzo (SG): 40 PTS, 5 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 28 PTS, 2 RBS, 6 ASTS
  • Miles McBride (PG): 13 PTS, 5 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • Bojan Bogdanovic (SF): 13 PTS, 1 AST
  • Josh Hart (SF): 11 PTS, 14 RBS, 10 ASTS

After getting the win over the Raptors, the Knicks play the Miami Heat. Here are the top five New York season leaders heading into tonight’s game:

  • Jalen Brunson (PG): 27.4 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 6.5 APG
  • Julius Randle (PF): 24.0 PPG, 9.2 RPG, 5.0 APG
  • Donte DiVincenzo (SG): 14.9 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 2.6 APG
  • OG Anunobody (SF): 14.5 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 1.6 APG
  • Bojan Bogdanovic (SF): 10.3 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 1.1 APG

Here are the Raptors’ top performers from their recent loss to the Nets:

  • Gary Trent Jr. (SG): 18 PTS, 2 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Javon Freeman-Liberty (SG): 15 PTS, 4 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Ochai Agbaji (SG): 11 PTS, 5 RBS, 1 AST
  • Kelly Olynyk (PF): 10 PTS, 4 RBS, 9 ASTS
  • Bruce Brown (SG): 10 PTS, 2 RBS, 1 AST

Below are the Toronto’s season leaders to date:

  • RJ Barrett (SG): 20.8 PPG, 6.2 RPG, 4.0 APG
  • Scottie Barnes (SF): 19.9 PPG, 8.2 RPG, 6.1 APG
  • Immanuel Quickley (PG): 17.7 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 6.6 APG
  • Gary Trent Jr. (SG): 13.1 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 1.5 APG
  • Kelly Olynyk (PF): 11.9 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 4.3 APG
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