Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic 3/23/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic 3/23/2021 – The Denver Nuggets are out to get back to their winning rhythm after a bad loss in the hands of the New Orleans Pelicans. This team is headed on the road to face the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida this Tuesday, March 23. FOX Sports Florida and Altitude Network holds the broadcast rights for this game and will be airing live at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can also enjoy the game through an online live stream. The Denver Nuggets are the favored team in NBA odds to win this game against the struggling Orlando Magic.
Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic 3/23/2021
Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic 3/23/2021 Betting Odds
Denver Nuggets Betting
The Denver Nuggets are coming off from a tough loss but they were able to maintain their place in the NBA Western Conference standings at the fifth place. Their record is now at 22-17 and currently tied with the Portland Trail Blazers. This team went up against the New Orleans Pelicans and lost by five points, 108-113. Nikola Jokic had a triple-double doing 29 points, ten rebounds and ten assists. Jamal Murray also had a good night with 23 points, seven assists and three rebounds while Michael Porter Jr. is on a roll doing 17 points and nine rebounds. Will Barton rounded up the double-digit scorers with 16.
Players to watch: N. Jokic C 42 GP 42 GS 35.8 MIN 27.1 PTS 2.9 OR 8.3 DR 11.2 REB 8.6 AST 1.6 STL 0.6 BLK 3.1 TO 2.8 PF 2.8 AST/TO 31.78 PER
J. Murray PG 40 GP 40 GS 35.4 MIN 21.1 PTS 0.7 OR 3.3 DR 4 REB 4.8 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 2.1 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.39 PER
M. Porter Jr. SF 32 GP 25 GS 29.3 MIN 15.9 PTS 1.4 OR 6 DR 7.4 REB 0.9 AST 0.8 STL 1 BLK 1.1 TO 2.2 PF 0.8 AST/TO 18.99 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic managed to pull off a victory over the mighty Brooklyn Nets, 121-113, but failed to carry the momentum the next game against the Boston Celtics and lost by 16 points. They are still second to the last team in the NBA Eastern Conference standings with their record now at 14-28. Nikola Vucevic tallied a double-double of 22 points and 13 rebounds. Evan Fournier chipped in with 16 points, five rebounds and two assists while James Ennis III came off the bench with 19 points, five rebounds and three triples. Aaron Gordon only shot 3-of-13 from the field to finish with only 12 points and six boards.
Players to Watch: N. Vucevic C 42 GP 42 GS 34.1 MIN 24.6 PTS 2 OR 9.8 DR 11.8 REB 3.8 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 1.9 TO 1.8 PF 2 AST/TO 23.85 PER
E. Fournier SG 24 GP 24 GS 29.9 MIN 19.1 PTS 0.2 OR 2.9 DR 3.1 REB 3.6 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 2 PF 1.7 AST/TO 18.02 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 13.47 PER.
Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic 3/23/2021 Betting Numbers
Denver are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Orlando are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Gary Harris SG Hip is out indefinitely
Terrence Ross SG Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Denver
Denver Nuggets vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
Michael Porter Jr. has been giving the Denver Nuggets the extra boost that they need and his contributions help the Denver Nuggets chances in online sports betting. They should be the favorites to win against the Orlando Magic while Nikola Vucevic and Nikola Jokic will be the matchup to watch.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Nuggets for this game is at -286 while the Magic at home is +225.
ATS: As wide as 6.5 points is in between both teams across the spread with the Nuggets owning -6.5 while the Magic are on the far side with +6.5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is 219 points. Magic is the team under and the Nuggets are over.
Score Prediction: 115 – 105, Nuggets