Another exciting Southeast Division matchup is on schedule as the Washington Wizards and the Orlando Magic are set to tip at 7 p.m. ET on Wednesday at the Amway Center. Orlando is 12-5 overall and 7-2 at home, while Washington is 3-14 overall and 2-8 on the road. The Magic are favored by 10 points in the latest Magic vs. Wizards odds, while the over/under is 233.5 points.
The Wizards can’t catch a break as the underdog this season and currently sit at 3-13 in that position. A bettor who placed a $100 dollar bet on the Wizards to lose every one of the 17 games they’ve played so far would now be up $235.32. The Magic can’t be too worried coming into this matchup, as they’re 5-0 when expecting a win. Before entering any Magic vs. Wizards picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.
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The model has set its sights on Washington vs. Orlando. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for the game:
- Magic vs. Wizards spread: Magic -10
- Magic vs. Wizards over/under: 233.5 points
- Magic vs. Wizards money line: Magic: -454, Wizards: +348
- Magic vs. Wizards picks: See picks here
What you need to know about the Wizards
The Wizards had to suffer through a nine-game losing streak, but that streak is no more. They strolled past Detroit with points to spare on Monday, taking the game 126-107. The victory was just what the Wizards needed coming off of a 136-108 loss in their prior matchup.
The Wizards can attribute much of their success to Kyle Kuzma, who dropped a double-double with 32 points and 12 rebounds. For the season, Kuzma is averaging 23.4 points, 6.2 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game.
What you need to know about the Magic
Meanwhile, the Magic entered their tilt with the Hornets with six consecutive wins but they’ll enter Wednesday’s contest with seven. Orlando walked away with a 130-117 victory over Charlotte on Sunday. The Magic’s victory was a true team effort, with several players turning in solid performances.
Perhaps the best among them was Cole Anthony, who scored 30 points along with seven assists and seven rebounds. The team also got some help courtesy of Franz Wagner, who scored 30 points along with seven rebounds.
How to make Magic vs. Wizards picks
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