Miami Heat (20-18) at Orlando Magic (13-25)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, March 14, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Amway Center)
The Line: Orlando Magic +6.5 -- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Miami Heat and Orlando Magic meet Sunday in NBA action at the Amway Center.
The Miami Heat look to stay hot after winning nine of their last 10 games. The Miami Heat are averaging 106.8 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 107.8 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Jimmy Butler is averaging 21.1 points and eight assists while Bam Adebayo is averaging 19.2 points and 9.5 rebounds. Tyler Herro is the third double-digit scorer and Goran Dragic is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The Miami Heat are shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 78.8 percent from the free throw line. The Miami Heat are allowing 36.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.4 rebounds per game.
The Orlando Magic need a win here to snap a seven-game losing streak. The Orlando Magic are averaging 104.8 points on 43 percent shooting and allowing 111.9 points on 47 percent shooting. Nikola Vucevic is averaging 24.6 points and 11.7 rebounds while Evan Fournier is averaging 18.5 points and 3.8 assists. Terrence Ross is the third double-digit scorer and Aaron Gordon is grabbing seven rebounds. The Orlando Magic are shooting 35.3 percent from beyond the arc and 79.2 percent from the free throw line. The Orlando Magic are allowing 37 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.7 rebounds per game.
The Heat are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games and 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The. Magic are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The under is 4-1 in Heat last 5 overall. The over is 4-1 in Magic last 5 overall. The Heat are 3-8 ATS in the last 11 meetings. The over is 14-6-1 in the last 21 meetings in Orlando.
The Miami Heat are playing their best ball of the season, which includes wins in nine of their last 10 games and covers in eight of those 10 games. The Heat are winning their last five games by an average of five points while allowing 41 percent shooting. The Orlando Magic just can't get out of their own way, and they're losing their last five games by an average of 11.8 points. The Magic usually give the Heat fits, but it's hard to bet against Miami in its current form and even tougher to back Orlando. The Heat it is...