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Orlando Magic vs San Antonio Spurs Odds
The Spurs hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Wednesday as the Magic pay a visit to AT&T Center in NBA betting action.
San Antonio will face the 19-56 Magic, who own a 35-40 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Spurs are 32-41-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Magic are 41-33-1 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 27-rated Magic taking on the No. 3-rated Spurs in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 106-92 win for the Spurs on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Antonio's No. 4-ranked offense (103.8 PPG) against a Magic defense that ranks No. 24 at 101.1 PPG. The Spurs have averaged 48.6% from the field per game, more than the Magic have managed so far this season (45% on average).
Defensively, the Magic feature the league's No. 16-rated defense on the road, giving up 100.6 points per game. San Antonio, meanwhile, comes in at No. 5 in the league in scoring at home.
In their last action, Orlando was a 111-103 loser on the road against the Rockets. They covered the 11.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (214) was profitable news for OVER bettors. The Magic wasted a 28-point performance from Maurice Harkless as Houston ran past them 111-103 on Monday at Toyota Center.
Last time out for San Antonio, they were a 92-90 loser as they battled the Grizzlies on the road. The Spurs covered in the match as a 6.5-point underdog, while 182 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Spurs wasted a 25-point performance from Tony Parker as Memphis ran past them 92-90 on Monday at FedExForum.
Orlando Magic Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Chicago are 7-3
After playing Houston are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
San Antonio Spurs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After playing Memphis are 8-2
After a loss are 9-1
A few Magic at Spurs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Orlando's last 5 games when playing on the road against San Antonio
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Orlando's last 8 games when playing San Antonio
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Orlando's last 7 games on the road
Orlando is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing San Antonio
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Antonio's last 5 games when playing at home against Orlando
San Antonio is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Antonio's last 8 games when playing Orlando
San Antonio is 16-3 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Orlando
Orlando at Chicago, Friday, April 5
San Antonio at Oklahoma City, Thursday, April 4