Clippers at Magic - 2/5/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Clippers (32-17) at Orlando Magic (21-27)
NBA Basketball: Friday, February 5, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Amway Center)
The Line: Orlando Magic +4 -- Over/Under: 205.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSW2, FSFL
The Los Angeles Clippers and Orlando Magic meet Friday night at the Amway Center.
The Los Angeles Clippers hope to keep rolling after winning six of their last nine games. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 104.3 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 100.5 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Chris Paul is averaging 18.9 points and 9.5 assists while J.J. Redick is averaging 16 points and 1.5 assists. DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 13.8 rebounds and Jamal Crawford is dishing 2.1 assists. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 69 percent from the free throw line. The Clippers are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.1 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won 10 of their last 14 road games.
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The Orlando Magic need a big win after losing 10 of their last 11 games. The Orlando Magic are averaging 99.3 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 100.7 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Nikola Vucevic is averaging 16.7 points and 8.8 rebounds while Victor Oladipo is averaging 14.3 points and four assists. Tobias Harris is grabbing seven rebounds and Evan Fournier is dishing 2.6 assists. The Orlando Magic are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.6 percent from the free throw line. The Magic are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.7 rebounds per game. The Orlando Magic have lost five of their last six home games. Dewayne Dedmon is questionable with a foot injury.
The Clippers are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 road games and 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games overall. The Magic are 21-8-1 ATS in their last 30 vs. Western Conference and 5-12 ATS in their last 17 games overall. The Clippers are 3-0-1 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The Magic have shown signs the last couple of games that they're breaking out of their funk. The Clippers are coming off a brutal loss to Minnesota. I've been backing the Magic pretty much all season and the points here hold some value.