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In their most recent game, the Magic defeated the Pistons by a score of 111-99. The combined scoring in the game was 210 points, which was below the O/U line of 230 points.
Orlando has won three straight games and is currently 27-23 on the season. In the Eastern Conference of the NBA standings, they are in 7th place and are leading the Southeast Division.
On the road, the Magic have a record of 12-16 and are 18-10 ATS. As the underdog, they are 15-20 straight-up and 22-13 vs. the spread.
This season, the average O/U line for Orlando’s games is 225.3 points, and their games have averaged 222.2 points. They have an O/U record of 23-27 for the season.
Against the spread, the Magic have covered in five straight games and are 33-17 overall. In their last game, they covered the spread as 6.5-point favorites.
The two-side mission for Miami
Miami is looking to extend its win streak as the favorite to three games today when they take out their longtime Florida rivals, the Magic. They have a scoring margin of +1 point per game as the favorite. On average, they have been favored in 30 games this season.
As the favorite, the Heat have gone 12-15 against the spread at home and 20-27 overall. At home, their ATS record is 9-16 compared to 11-11 on the road.
In their last game, the Heat lost to the Clippers by a score of 103-95. They were 5.5-point underdogs going into the game. The O/U line for that game was 223.5 points.
Miami is currently 8th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 26-24. Against other Eastern Conference teams, they are 19-15 and 10-2 against the Southeast Division. The Heat are favored by 3.5 points today and are 2nd in the Southeast Division.
The Heat have an O/U record of 20-30 for the season, and the under has hit in their last four games. On average, their games have seen 221.4 points scored, and today’s O/U line is set at 211.5.
Let’s see the Magic vs Heat Betting prediction below:
|ORLANDO MAGIC vs MIAMI HEAT
|Location of the Game: Kaseya Center, Miami
|Date and Time: Tuesday, February 6th 7:30 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NBA Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Miami Heat 113 – Orlando Magic 110
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Magic +3.5 | ML Heat -165 | OVER 211.5
Magic vs Heat Betting Odds
Orlando Magic Game Analysis
When it comes to scoring, the Magic are 25th in the NBA at 111.6 points per game. However, their scoring average is slightly higher on the road at 109.6 compared to 114.0 at home.
So far this season, the Magic have outscored the NBA scoring average in just 34% of their games. In terms of field goal shooting, Orlando is 20th in the league at 46%.
One area where the Magic have excelled is getting to the free-throw line, thanks to the accuracy of the roster, improving in the process their NBA player stats. They are 3rd in the NBA in free throw attempts and 5th in made free throws at 19.8 per game.
As the Orlando Magic prepare to take on the Miami Heat, they will do so with the 5th best scoring defense in the NBA at 110.6 points per game. This season, opposing teams have shot 47.7% from the field against Orlando, which is 19th in the league. In terms of three-point shooting, the Magic are 6th in the NBA at 35.4%.
On the boards, the Magic are 22nd in rebounds per game and 24th in defensive rebounding. They have also been able to generate steals at a high rate, ranking 2nd in the NBA in that category. In terms of blocks, Orlando is 15th in the league at 5.3 per game.
Over their last five games, the Magic are 4th in the NBA in points allowed at 106.4 per game. During that stretch, opponents have shot just 32.6% from three-point range against Orlando.
Miami Heat Game Analysis
At home, the Heat are averaging 112.9 points per game, which is 23rd in the league. Overall, they are 27th in scoring at 110.1 points per game. In terms of pace, Miami is 28th in the NBA.
When it comes to shooting, the Heat are 27th in field goal percentage at 46%. From beyond the arc, they are 9th in three-point shooting at 37%. In terms of free throws, Miami is 6th in made free throws at 19.2 per game.
So far this season, the Heat have outscored the NBA scoring average in just 32% of their games. In terms of assists, Miami is 21st in the league at 25.7 per game.
The Miami Heat have been one of the better defensive teams in the NBA this season, ranking 7th in points allowed per game at 111.2. They have been especially tough on opposing offenses on the road, giving up just 108.2 points per game, which is the best mark in the NBA team stats.
Overall, opponents have scored less than their season average in 72.0% of games vs. the Heat. However, they have given up more made threes than their season average in 60.0% of games.
One area where Miami has struggled is on the glass, ranking just 24th in rebounds per game and 18th in defensive rebounds per game. They have also struggled to protect the rim, ranking 30th in blocked shots per game.
Over their last five games, the Heat have been even better defensively, ranking 6th in field goal percentage allowed at 46.0%. Based in the NBA Injury Report, Dru Smith (Knee) is out and he isn’t available for tonight’s matchup. Also, Duncan Robinson (Concussion) is questionable. On contrary, Tyler Herro (Migraine) could play tonight.
Orlando Magic vs Miami Heat Head-to-Head
The last ten head-to-head matchups between then Heat and Magic have gone in favor of the Heat, putting together a record of 7-3. It is worth noting that even though the Heat have gone 2-1 vs. the spread in the three most recent matchups vs. the Magic, they are just 1-2 the last three times they hosted the Magic.
Going back to the last five head-to-head Heat vs Magic matchups, the over/under record in these games is 3-2 with a combined average of 215 points per contest.