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The Orlando Magic and the Charlotte Bobcats will meet on the court at Time Warner Cable Arena on Friday in a battle of division rivals.
The Magic were a 119-98 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cavaliers. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (217) made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Charlotte, they were a 123-93 winner as they battled the 76ers on the road. The Bobcats covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite, while 216 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 21-54 SU, 31-41-3 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Cleveland are 7-3
After a loss are 1-9
Team record: 37-38 SU, 43-30-2 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Cleveland are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Orlando home to Minnesota, Saturday, April 5
Charlotte at Cleveland, Saturday, April 5