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Orlando Magic vs. Denver Nuggets

The Orlando Magic and the Denver Nuggets will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Pepsi Center.

Last time out for Orlando, they were a 103-83 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. The Magic failed to cover in the match as a 7-point underdog, while 186 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Denver, they were a 101-88 winner as they battled the Thunder at home. The Nuggets covered in the match as a 3-point underdog, while 189 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Orlando:
Team record: 10-26 SU, 15-20-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 12 games when playing Denver
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Denver

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 6-4
After playing Sacramento are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8

Denver:
Team record: 18-17 SU, 15-19-1 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Orlando
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 13 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Utah are 8-2
After playing Oklahoma City are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Orlando at Dallas, Monday, January 13
Denver at Utah, Monday, January 13