Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic 3/19/2021 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic 3/19/2021 – The Brooklyn Nets are now tied for the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference standings and a little push could give them the solo lead. They will be going up against the struggling Orlando Magic for their next match and it will happen this Friday, March 19 on the road at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. FOX Sports Florida shares the broadcast rights with YES and will be airing the live telecast at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the match through an online live stream. The Brooklyn Nets are expected to continue their run in NBA game odds while the Orlando Magic goes deeper in their losing streak.
Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic 3/19/2021
Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic 3/19/2021 Betting Odds
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets are on a six-game winning streak and have managed to tie the Philadelphia 76ers for the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference with 28-13. This team went up against the Indiana Pacers during their last game and defeated them by nine points, 124-115. James Harden led the team with a triple-double of 40 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds while Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant and Blake Griffin were out due to injuries. He got help from Joe Harris tallying 19 points along with five three-pointers. The Nets got some boost from the bench with Jeff Green and Nicolas Claxton each contributing 15 points.
Players to watch: K. Durant PF 19 GP 18 GS 35.7 MIN 29 PTS 0.4 OR 6.9 DR 7.3 REB 5.3 AST 0.7 STL 1.4 BLK 3.5 TO 2.3 PF 1.5 AST/TO 25.36 PER
K. Irving PG 29 GP 29 GS 35.6 MIN 27.6 PTS 1.1 OR 3.6 DR 4.7 REB 5.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2.4 TO 2.8 PF 2.4 AST/TO 24.55 PER
J. Harden SG * 27 GP 27 GS 38.6 MIN 25.7 PTS 1 OR 8.1 DR 9.1 REB 11.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.8 BLK 4.3 TO 2.4 PF 2.6 AST/TO 25.4 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic are on their second game on a back-to-back but they hope to bounce from a tough loss against the New York Knicks, 93-94. This team falls further in the NBA Eastern Conference standings with their nine-game losing streak. They are just two games above the conference worst with their record at 13-27. Evan Fournier is back on the roster to lead the team with 23 points, four assists and four three-pointers. Nikola Vucevic had an off night on the offensive end doing just 17 points but tallied 14 rebounds and two blocks in the process. Aaron Gordon also returned to the roster with 17 points and seven assists.
Players to Watch: N. Vucevic C 40 GP 40 GS 33.9 MIN 24.8 PTS 2 OR 9.8 DR 11.7 REB 3.8 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 1.9 TO 1.8 PF 1.9 AST/TO 24.23 PER
E. Fournier SG 22 GP 22 GS 29.4 MIN 18.7 PTS 0.2 OR 2.8 DR 3 REB 3.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 18.01 PER
T. Ross SG 36 GP 2 GS 29.6 MIN 16 PTS 0.3 OR 3.2 DR 3.5 REB 2.3 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.7 TO 1.9 PF 1.3 AST/TO 13.45 PER.
Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic 3/19/2021 Betting Numbers
Brooklyn are 12-3 ATS in their last 15 games.
Orlando are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Kevin Durant SF Hamstring is out indefinitely
Michael Carter-Williams PG Illness is “?” Friday vs Brooklyn
Brooklyn Nets vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
The Brooklyn Nets are just too talented even having one of their three-headed dragons leading the charge. It is going to be another loss for the Orlando Magic as seen in the best sportsbook while the Nets continue their run to the top of the NBA Eastern Conference standings.
Moneyline: The Nets as the heavily favored team is given an ML of -350 while the Magic are at +275.
ATS: It is a wide ATS for both teams in this matchup with the Nets owning the -8 while the Magic are on the far side with +8.
TOTALs: 223.5 is the total for both teams with the Nets expected to go over while the Magic are under.
Score Prediction: 130 – 119, Nets