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Washington Wizards vs. Philadelphia 76ers

The Washington Wizards and the Philadelphia 76ers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Wells Fargo Center.

Washington won its last outing, a 134-129 result against the Raptors on February 27. The Wizards covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 263 combined points took the game OVER the total.

In their last action, Philadelphia was a 101-90 loser at home against the Magic. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (191) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Washington:
Team record: 30-28 SU, 31-25-2 ATS
Current streak: won 5 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 19 games on the road
is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Memphis are 3-7
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Philadelphia:
Team record: 15-43 SU, 22-36 ATS
Current streak: lost 12 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Washington
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against Washington

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Orlando are 3-7
After playing Orlando are 2-8
After a loss are 0-10

Next up:
Washington home to Memphis, Monday, March 3
Philadelphia at Orlando, Sunday, March 2