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The Orlando Magic and the Atlanta Hawks will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Philips Arena.

In their last action, Orlando was a 97-92 winner at home against the Wizards. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (189) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Atlanta lost its last outing, a 118-107 result against the Celtics on March 29. The Hawks failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point underdog, while the 225 combined points took the game OVER the total.

Orlando:
Team record: 19-54 SU, 33-40 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Atlanta
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing Atlanta
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Houston are 6-4
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Atlanta:
Team record: 40-33 SU, 35-36-2 ATS

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
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Orlando
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 11 games when playing Orlando

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Cleveland are 7-3
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Orlando at Houston, Monday, April 1
Atlanta home to Cleveland, Monday, April 1