Hawks visit Magic in NBA clash

Atlanta HawksOrlando Magic
Feb 13, 7:00 PM | Amway Center

Atlanta Hawks vs Orlando Magic Odds

28-22TEAM RECORD15-36

Atlanta travels to Orlando on Wednesday, hoping to boost its 28-22 mark with a victory over the Magic.

The Magic sport records of 15-36 and 23-28 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Hawks sit at 28-22 and 21-27-2 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 28-22-1 for the Magic and 26-23-1 for the Hawks. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

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Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Magic as 4-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. The total was listed earler at 197.5, but may be on the move at Bovada and other top sites.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 25-rated Magic and the No. 22-ranked Hawks, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring formulas run on this game indicate a potential 97-92 result in favor of the Hawks.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Orlando's No. 23-ranked offense (94.4 PPG) against a Hawks defense that ranks No. 11 at 96.6 PPG. The Magic have averaged 45.2% from the field per game, less than the Hawks have managed so far this season (46.1% on average).

Defensively, the Hawks feature the league's No. 7-rated defense on the road, giving up 95.8 points per game. Orlando, meanwhile, comes in at No. 24 in the league in scoring at home.

Atlanta won its last outing, a 105-101 result against the Mavericks on February 11. The Hawks covered in that game as a 5.5-point underdog, while the 206 combined points took the game OVER the total. Atlanta got 26 points and 13 rebounds from Josh Smith en route to a 105-101 victory over Dallas on Monday at American Airlines Center.

Orlando won its last outing, a 110-104 result against the Trail Blazers on February 10. The Magic covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog, while the 214 combined points took the game OVER the total. Orlando got 22 points from J.J. Redick en route to a 110-104 victory over Portland on Sunday at Amway Center.

Atlanta Hawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Miami are 6-4
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

Orlando Magic Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Charlotte are 8-2
After playing Portland are 6-4
After a win are 4-6

A few Hawks at Magic trends to consider:
Atlanta is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Orlando
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Atlanta's last 10 games when playing Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Atlanta's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Orlando's last 10 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Orlando's last 5 games when playing at home against Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Orlando's last 13 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 19 of Orlando's last 25 games

Next up:
Atlanta home to Miami, Wednesday, February 20
Orlando home to Charlotte, Tuesday, February 19

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