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Orlando Magic vs. Miami Heat

The Orlando Magic and the Miami Heat will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at AmericanAirlines Arena.

Orlando won its last outing, a 101-90 result against the 76ers on February 26. The Magic covered in that game as a 4-point favorite, while the 191 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Miami won its last outing, a 108-82 result against the Knicks on February 27. The Heat covered in that game as an 8.5-point favorite, while the 190 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Orlando:
Team record: 18-42 SU, 25-33-2 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Miami
The total has gone UNDER in 18 of last 22 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Miami
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 3-7

Miami:
Team record: 41-14 SU, 28-27 ATS
Current streak: won 6 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Orlando
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Orlando
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Charlotte are 8-2
After playing New York are 8-2
After a win are 8-2

Next up:
Orlando home to Philadelphia, Sunday, March 2
Miami home to Charlotte, Monday, March 3