New York Knicks at Toronto Raptors NBA Pro Basketball Betting Preview

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The Jeremy Lin phenomena will continue another chapter in the country of Canada on Tuesday as the New York Knicks travels to face the Toronto Raptors from NBA pro basketball. Tip time from Toronto is set for 7PM Eastern Time and you can watch this NBA game live over the NBA League Pass.

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The current betting odds at Oddsmaker have the road club New York Knicks favored by -5 points with the total coming in at 190 points. Those who bet the Knicks on the money line will lay -210 odds. If you think the Toronto Raptors can pull off the home underdog victory you return will be +175 odds for your money line wager.

The New York Knicks tonight will welcome back Amare Stoudemire to the team following the death of his brother last week. Point guard Jeremy Lin has been the talk of the NBA as the point guard out of Harvard has been an integral part of the Knicks five game win streak. Lin has averaged over 27 points a game since being entered into the Knicks rotation. What has been equally impressive is his 40 assists over is past five games. The offense has been motoring for the Knicks with Lin at the point as the team has averaged around 100 points a game.

Toronto has been struck with injury issues as Andrea Bargnani has missed the teams past 10 games and Jerryd Bayless had been out with an ankle issue. Bayless is scheduled to return back into the lineup tonight for Toronto. The Raptors have dropped four of their past five games with their only win coming against an old and tired Boston Celtics team on Friday night who were playing the back end of a back to back. Both teams are well rested tonight with Toronto having lost a 94-92 home decision on Sunday afternoon to the LA Lakers as a +6 point underdog while the Knicks defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves Saturday night by the score of 100-98 as a +6 ½ point road underdog.

New York is trending strongly here as they have covered the point spread in 8 straight games. The Knicks have won and covered the point spread in their past two visits to Toronto.

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