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Charlotte Bobcats vs. Orlando Magic

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Friday when the Charlotte Bobcats and the Orlando Magic meet at Amway Center.

Charlotte lost its last outing, a 95-92 result against the 76ers on January 15. The Bobcats failed to cover in that game as a 2-point underdog, while the 187 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Orlando was a 128-125 loser in its last match at home against the Bulls. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 253 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Charlotte:
Team record: 16-24 SU, 21-18-1 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Orlando

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Miami are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Orlando:
Team record: 10-29 SU, 16-22-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 9 straight games.

is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Charlotte
is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games when playing Charlotte
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games at home

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 8-2
After playing Chicago are 4-6
After a loss are 1-9

Next up:
Charlotte home to Miami, Saturday, January 18
Orlando home to Boston, Sunday, January 19