Magic vs. Bucks - 4/11/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks (32-47) at Orlando Magic (34-45)
NBA Basketball: Monday, April 11, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Amway Center)
The Line: Orlando Magic -5 -- Over/Under: 209 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSWI, FSFL
The Milwaukee Bucks and Orlando Magic square off Monday night at the Amway Center.
The Milwaukee Bucks could use a feel good win after losing six of their last nine games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 99 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 103.2 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 17 points and 7.6 rebounds while Greg Monroe is averaging 15.3 points and 8.9 rebounds. Jabari Parker is dishing 1.8 assists and Miles Plumlee is grabbing 3.6 rebounds. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 34.8 percent from beyond the arc and 74.5 percent from the free throw line. The Bucks are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.5 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have lost six of their last eight road games.
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The Orlando Magic look for consistency after splitting their last 10 games. The Orlando Magic are averaging 101.9 points on 45.4 percent shooting and allowing 103.3 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Nikola Vucevic is averaging 18 points and 8.9 rebounds while Victor Oladipo is averaging 16.1 points and four assists. Evan Fournier is dishing 2.6 assists and Aaron Gordon is grabbing 6.5 rebounds. The Orlando Magic are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 76.1 percent from the free throw line. The Magic are allowing 35.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game. The Orlando Magic have won five of their last seven home games.
The Bucks are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 vs. Eastern Conference and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 vs. NBA Southeast. The Magic are 4-9 ATS in their last 13 vs. NBA Central and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games. The Bucks are 2-6 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Orlando.
The Magic have been this fiesty team as of late that doesn't lose games easily. Orlando has also caught fire at home, winning five of its last seven. The Bucks also aren't the greatest road team in the world. I'll take the home team and the reasonable number.