Washington Wizards at Orlando Magic
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM (Amway Center)
The Washington Wizards are on the road for a matchup with the Orlando Magic. The Wizards are (3-7), coming off a 137-116 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Magic are (5-7) this season, after enjoying a 111-109 win over the San Antonio Spurs.
In the Wizards win over the Timberwolves, the Wizards were guided by Bradley Beal. Beal converted on 15 of his 22 attempts, totaling 44 points in the game. This was the 2nd game in a row that Beal put up 44 points in the game. The Wizards had 11 more shot attempts then the Timberwolves did. The Wizards were 54 of 100 from the floor. The Wizards forced 20 Timberwolves turnovers.
The Magic were led offensively by Evan Fournier in the win over the Spurs. Fournier was 9 of 15 from the floor, totaling 26 points. The Magic were trailing by 9 points at the half. The Magic shot 41% from the floor and also 41% from 3-point range. The Magic out rebounded the Spurs 57 to 49. The Magic trailed by 16 in the game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Wizards are 4-1 ATS in their last 6 road games.
Wizards are 1-8-1 ATS in their last 10 vs. Eastern Conference.
The over is 3-0- in Wizards last 4 road games.
Magic are 4-9-1 ATS in their last 14 games overall.
Magic are 4-1 ATS int heir last 5 vs. Southeast.
The over is 4-1 in Magic last 5 overall.
The home team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings between the two teams. The Magic have the best scoring defense in the league, giving up an average of less then 100 points per game. The Wizards are averaging 117 per contest, but also give up an average of 119 per game. The Magic led by Fournier and Vucevic should be able to have good performances against the Wizards defense. If the Magic can contain Beal, like I think they are capable of doing, the Magic should cover at home. I'll take the Magic to cover at home.