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The Orlando Magic and the Portland Trail Blazers will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Rose Garden.
Orlando lost its last outing, a 101-81 result against the Clippers on January 6. The Magic failed to cover in that game as an 8-point underdog, while the 182 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Last time out for Portland, they were a 123-119 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. The Trail Blazers failed to cover in the match as a 5-point favorite, while 242 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 10-24 SU, 15-18-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Portland
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Sacramento are 5-5
After playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 26-9 SU, 20-15 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 10 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 17 of last 20 games
is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home
is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Sacramento are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Orlando at Sacramento, Friday, January 10
Portland home to Boston, Saturday, January 11