Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic - 1/20/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Orlando Magic at Charlotte Hornets

Monday, January 20, 2020 at 5:00 PM (Spectrum Center)

Magic -4, O/U 207.5

The Orlando Magic are traveling to the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina to face off against the Charlotte Hornets. The Orlando Magic are 20-23 on the year and 7-15 away, following a 14 point loss to the Golden State Warriors. The Charlotte Hornets are coming off of a 14 point loss to the Denver Nuggets, dropping the Hornets to 15-29 on the year and 7-13 at home.

The Orlando Magic enter this game averaging 103.7 points per game and also allow 104.4 points per game. The Magic are led by 27 year old, Evan Fournier. Fournier is leading the Magic in scoring, averaging 18.9 points per game. Fournier only had 12 points in their last the Magic’s last loss and will need to step it up if they want to cover the spread.

The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 103.8 points per game and also allow 110.6 points per game. The Hornets are led by 24 year old, Devonte Graham. Graham is leading the Hornets in scoring, averaging 18.7 points per game. Graham will need to play better in this game if they want to keep this game.

Recent Betting Trends

The Orlando Magic are 20-21-2 ATS this year.

The Magic are 5-2 ATS their last 7 games.

The Charlotte Hornets are 21-21-2 ATS this year.

The Hornets are 0-6 SU their last 6 games.

In this matchup I like the Orlando Magic to win and cover the spread. The Orlando Magic are 5-2 ATS their last 7 games and the Hornets are 0-6 SU their last 6 games. The Magic’s defense will be able to hold against the Hornets. Final score prediction, the Orlando Magic will win and cover the spread 108-100.

Nate’s Pick Magic -4

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.