Magic battle vs Clippers highlights NBA odds
|Los Angeles Clippers||Orlando Magic|
|3-1||November 06, 2013, 07:00 | Amway Center||2-2|
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Los Angeles when they hit take on the Magic on Wednesday in pro hoops betting action.
The Clippers will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 3-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Magic are 4-0 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). Los Angeles is 4-0 on the totals; Orlando is 2-2.
View Los Angeles Clippers vs Orlando Magic Odds and Stats.
The visitors opened this morning as -9.5-point favorites in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including 5Dimes), while the total was hovering around 208 at BetOnline and other shops.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 27-rated Magic and the No. 2-ranked Clippers, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring formulas run on this game indicate a potential 108-106 result in favor of the Magic.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 137-118 winner at home against the Rockets. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (255) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Rockets were burned for 26 points by J.J. Redick on Monday as the Clippers picked up a 137-118 win at STAPLES Center.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Orlando's No. 9-ranked offense, averaging 104.75 PPG, against a Clippers defense that ranks No. 30 at 112.5 PPG. The Magic field goal percentage has averaged 46.59% so far, less than the Clippers shooters have achieved on the year, 50.3% per game.
A few Clippers at Magic trends to consider:
LA Clippers is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
LA Clippers is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LA Clippers's last 5 games
LA Clippers is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Orlando is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Orlando is 4-18 SU in its last 22 games
Orlando is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Orlando is 8-15 ATS in its last 23 games at home
Los Angeles at Miami, Thursday, November 7th
Orlando at Boston, Friday, November 8th