Magic visit Grizzlies in NBA clash
|Orlando Magic||Memphis Grizzlies|
|6-14||December 09, 2013, 08:00 | FedExForum||9-10|
The visiting Magic hope to send their backers to the pay window on Monday as they look to cover the spread at FedExForum against the Grizzlies.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Grizzlies currently sport a record of 9-10, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-13 ATS. The Magic are 6-14 and 10-10 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Grizzlies post a 9-10 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Magic have gone 10-10 against the number.
View Orlando Magic vs Memphis Grizzlies Odds and Stats.
The Grizzlies - Magic odds would favor the Grizzlies if the lines were set according to power ranks. Memphis is rated No. 23 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Magic sit at No. 24. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 87-86 win for the Grizzlies.
Last time out for Orlando, they were a 98-88 loser as they battled the Rockets on the road. The Magic covered in the match as a 13.5-point underdog, while 186 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Orlando got 18 points from Glen Davis but lost anyway 98-88 against the Rockets on Sunday at Toyota Center.
Memphis lost its last outing, a 108-82 result against the Warriors on December 7. The Grizzlies failed to cover in that game as a 1.5-point underdog, while the 190 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Grizzlies were blown out by Golden State on Saturday, losing by a 108-82 final at FedExForum in basketball betting action.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Magic rank No. 21 in the league with 41.35 per game. That compares with Memphis’s No. 24 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Memphis is the NBA’s No. 30-ranked team at 4.26 per game, while the Magic rate No. 15 with 7.65 per contest.
Orlando at Charlotte, Wednesday, December 11th
Memphis home to Seattle, Wednesday, December 11th