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The New York Knicks and the Orlando Magic will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Amway Center.
New York won its last outing, a 98-91 result against the Pelicans on February 19. The Knicks covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog, while the 189 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
The Magic were a 101-93 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Cavaliers. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (194) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 21-33 SU, 23-31 ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Orlando
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing New Orleans are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 16-40 SU, 23-32-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing New York
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against New York
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games at home
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Cleveland are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
New York at Atlanta, Saturday, February 22
Orlando at Toronto, Sunday, February 23