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Milwaukee BucksOrlando Magic
2-4November 13, 2013, 07:00 | Amway Center3-5



Amway Center features an NBA battle between the host Orlando Magic and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks in betting action on Wednesday.

Supporters of the Bucks have seen them go 2-4 and 3-3 ATS so far this season, while the Magic are at 3-5 and 5-3 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Magic are 3-5, while the Bucks are 3-3.

View Milwaukee Bucks vs Orlando Magic Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to back the visiting Bucks before tip-off in this one found them as 4-point underdogs earlier at Bovada, while the total was sitting at 193.5 at TopBet.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 25-rated Magic and the No. 14-ranked Bucks, according to the NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring formulas run on this game indicate a potential 92-86 result in favor of the Magic.

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Last time out for Orlando, they were a 120-105 loser as they battled the Celtics on the road. The Magic failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point underdog, while 225 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. The Magic endured a 120-105 loss at the hands of the Celtics on Monday, despite an 18 -point effort from Arron Afflalo at TD Garden.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Orlando's No. 13-ranked offense (100.62 PPG) against a Bucks defense that ranks No. 13 at 99.67 PPG. The Magic have averaged 45.91% from the field per game, more than the Bucks have managed so far this season (43.46% on average).

A few Bucks at Magic trends to consider:
Milwaukee is 3-12-1 SU in its last 16 games
Milwaukee is 2-12-1 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Milwaukee is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Orlando
Milwaukee is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing Orlando
Orlando is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Orlando's last 5 games
Orlando is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Orlando's last 5 games at home


Next up:
Milwaukee at Indiana, Friday, November 15th
Orlando home to Dallas, Saturday, November 16th

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