Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic 1/6/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic 1/6/2021 – These NBA Eastern Conference teams had good starts and now finding themselves on a slump. Both would love to get out of it and enter a winning rhythm once again. This is the Cleveland Cavaliers taking on the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida this coming Wednesday, January 6. It will be NBA TV that has the broadcast rights for this game and they will start the live coverage at 7:00 p.m. Fans can catch the online live stream in NBA League Pass. The Cleveland Cavaliers are experiencing some injuries to key players and NBA Lines see them as the underdogs to the Orlando Magic.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic 1/6/2021
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic 1/6/2021 Betting Odds
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting
The Cleveland Cavaliers have won only once in their last four games and they are coming off from a 20-point loss against the Orlando Magic, 83-103. The team did not play point guard Darius Garland and he is also expected to miss this game against the Magic once again. Another blow for them was Dante Exum getting injured in just the first 49 seconds of the game. Collin Sexton led the team with 24 points and shot 10-of-19 from the field. Rookie Damyean Dotson got his first NBA start and helped with 16 points and went 60% from the field. Andre Drummond struggled with only 10 points but had 13 boards for the squad.
Players to watch: C. Sexton PG 7 GP 7 GS 37.7 MIN 25.7 PTS 0.4 OR 1.6 DR 2 REB 3.4 AST 1.4 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 20.16 PER
D. Garland PG 6 GP 6 GS 35.8 MIN 17.2 PTS 0.5 OR 2.8 DR 3.3 REB 6.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 3.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 14.48 PER
A. Drummond C 7 GP 7 GS 29.7 MIN 16 PTS 4 OR 10.1 DR 14.1 REB 3.1 AST 1.9 STL 1.9 BLK 3.1 TO 2.4 PF 1 AST/TO 20.56 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic were successful in their first encounter against the Cleveland Cavaliers and maximized on their opponent’s short-handed roster. It was Aaron Gordon that carried the team this time and had a double-double of 24 points, 11 rebounds, and six three-pointers. Nikola Vucevic was not far behind with 23 points, eight boards, and three blocks but the most surprising performance was a double-double from Khem Birch who had 12 points and a dozen rebounds. Terrence Ross also had his contribution of 15 points and the team didn’t even have Evan Fournier in this game.
Players to Watch: N. Vucevic C 7 GP 7 GS 31 MIN 21.7 PTS 2 OR 9 DR 11 REB 3.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 1 TO 1 PF 3.1 AST/TO 27.94 PER
T. Ross SG 6 GP 0 GS 29.2 MIN 20.8 PTS 0.7 OR 1.8 DR 2.5 REB 1 AST 1.7 STL 0 BLK 1.5 TO 1.3 PF 0.7 AST/TO 21.12 PER
E. Fournier SG 5 GP 5 GS 25.4 MIN 14.8 PTS 0.4 OR 1.2 DR 1.6 REB 2 AST 1.4 STL 0 BLK 1.8 TO 2.6 PF 1.1 AST/TO 18.27 PER.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic 1/6/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 5 games.
Orlando is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Kevin Love PF Calf is OUT 3-4 weeks
Al-Farouq Aminu PF Knee is out indefinitely
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
The Cleveland Cavaliers are getting in this game with a long list of injuries from key players. The Best Sportsbook has the Orlando Magic prevailing in this match but it will be interesting who will be checking Aaron Gordon this time around.
Moneyline: The Magic as the favored team is having an ML of -283 while the Cavaliers are at +210.
ATS: It is six points on the ATS for this matchup with the Cavs having the +6 while the Magic are at -6.
TOTALs: Both teams are expected to touch the 213 total with the Cavaliers going over and the Orlando Magic are under.
Score Prediction: 110 – 100 Magic