NBA odds expectations have not been fully met by the Magic but they are a dangerous and capable team that could offer better than expected value with the NBA betting line.
The Golden State Warriors will host the Orlando Magic on Friday night with a starting time of 10:30 PM ET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this inter-conference matchup so be sure and have your account open and ready for action.
Orlando had a record of 40-23 straight up and was not retaining board value as they had a basketball betting online record of 29-33-1 against the spread. The Magic were 12-16-1 against the spread on the road and went over the total in just 13 out of 29 away games. Orlando was 11th in the NBA for scoring offense and was 5th for scoring defense.
Dwight Howard continues to prove himself as one of the dominant players of the game. Howard led Orlando with 23.1 points per game and was the leading rebounder on the Magic with 13.9 per outing. Orlando was in good form with 6 payouts in 10 games from February 9 through March 4 as they went under the total in 8 out of those 10 games.
Golden State had a betting basketball record of 27-34 straight up and was 31-29-1 against the spread. The Warriors were a break even 16-16 against the spread at home and went over the total in 18 out of 32 home games.
The Warriors dropped 4 out of 6 games against the spread from February 22 through March 4. Monta Ellis was a positive for the Warriors as he led them in scoring with 24.9 points per game.
Orlando scored a 110-90 blowout home payoff over Golden State on January 3 in the previous meeting between these two teams. Orlando has had great success on the road against the Warriors with 5 payouts in their last 6 visits to Golden State as 4 of those 6 games went over the total.
The Magic have dominated this series overall with a mark of 14-6 with the NBA odds as 5 of the last 6 meetings between these two teams have gone under the total.