New Orleans Pelicans vs Toronto Raptors

Spread: Raptors -7

Game Total: 230

 

Everybody was looking forward to this matchup not because the Raptors were raising the banner as the defending NBA champions but because it was supposed to be the regular season debut for Zion Williamson . Unfortunately, Williamson suffered a knee injury that will force him to miss the next 4-to-8 weeks. So, now, we have the Anthony Davis trade pieces in Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball having more of the spotlight on them against a Raptors team that no longer has Kawhi Leonard . I think this is going to be the game where we find the majority of our value plays tonight, especially on the Raptors side where Fred VanVleet and OG Anunoby are both under-priced despite both being projected to start. Last season as a starter Vanvleet averaged 13.9 points, 3.3 rebounds and 5.7 assists per game. Anunoby has only seven games of at least 30 minutes played over his career but in those seven games...