Magic vs. Spurs - 4/1/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Antonio Spurs (47-26) at Orlando Magic (22-52)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Amway Center)
The Line: Orlando Magic +9.5 -- Over/Under: 202 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSSW, FSFL
The San Antonio Spurs and Orlando Magic square off Wednesday night at the Amway Center.
The San Antonio Spurs look to build on their four-game winning streak. On the season, the Spurs are averaging 102.7 points on 46.3 percent shooting and are allowing 97.4 points on 44.4 percent shooting. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 16.1 points and 7.4 rebounds while Tony Parker is averaging 14.9 points and 4.9 assists. Tim Duncan is grabbing 9.2 rebounds and Manu Ginobili is dishing 4.3 assists. The San Antonio Spurs are clearly hitting their playoff stride with just a few games left and are coming off a victory over the Heat in which they shot 50 percent from the field. The Spurs are shooting 50.2 percent from the field in their last five games and have won five of their last seven on the road.
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The Orlando Magic look for a win after losing nine of their last 10 games. On the season, the Magic are averaging 95.9 points on 45.5 percent shooting and are allowing 102.1 points on 46.6 percent shooting. Nikola Vucevic is averaging 19.3 points and 11.2 rebounds while Victor Oladipo is averaging 17.7 points and 4.1 assists. Elfrid Payton is dishing 6.3 assists and Channing Frye is shooting 39.2 percent from the field. The Orlando Magic are losing games despite shooting a solid 46.7 percent from the field in their last five games. The good news for Orlando is that the Magic’s last eight victories have come on their home court. The Magic have won just three games in the month of March.
The Spurs are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 0 days rest and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Magic are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 vs. Western Conference. The Spurs are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The over is 10-2 in the last two meetings between these two teams.. You know which direction to go.