It has been a superb season for the Magic that will continue this weekend when the playoffs begin. It has also been a good season for Charlotte in terms of basketball betting but they will not be making the playoffs.
Bet on basketball trends do favor the Bobcats in this matchup. Depending upon the situation with Orlando’s playoff positioning battle with Boston the Magic might be resting players which would also benefit the Bobcats. Orlando has won 7 of the last 10 games against Charlotte but they are just 5-5 against the basketball odds. The Magic have owned the Bobcats in Orlando though, winning the last seven games and covering six of the seven versus the basketball odds. The teams have played three times this season with the Magic winning all three outright but the Bobcats are 2-1 against the bet on basketball pointspread. Charlotte might have a chance to stay within the number in this game as well.
Charlotte has been a pleasant surprise this season both straight up and against the basketball betting number. The Bobcats have been solid both home and away versus the bet on basketball odds. Charlotte plays solid defense and that is the way to stay close and within the bet on basketball line on the road. Even though Orlando has been great at home, the Bobcats may be able to cover the bet on basketball pointspread.
Orlando has been solid this season at home versus the bet on basketball odds. The Magic are one of the top teams in the NBA and they have proven it on a nightly basis versus the basketball betting pointspread. They can score and play defense with anyone as the bet on basketball statistics indicate and they should give Cleveland and Boston a battle in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Seven of the last ten meetings between the two teams have gone under the bet on basketball line. Three of the last four games at Orlando have gone under the basketball betting total. Orlando has been a solid team at home this season against the bet on basketball total.
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