Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics 8/9/2020 Spread Odds and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics 8/9/2020 – The Orlando Magic has lost their last three games and hopes to stop the losing streak when they face fellow NBA Eastern Conference team Boston Celtics this coming Sunday, August 9. It will be held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Arena located in Reunion, Florida. For those who want to watch the livestream, it will be in NBA League Pass and SofaScore and it will be live at exactly 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Heading to this match, the Boston Celtics are on a momentum and they are seen by NBA Betting Lines Picks as the best bet to win over the struggling Orlando Magic.
Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics 8/9/2020
Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics 8/9/2020 Betting Odds
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic lost their last three fights and the last one was against the Philadelphia 76ers by seven points, 101-108. Evan Fournier came up with a better performance as he led the team in scoring with 22 points and also had three assists, three rebounds and two triples. Nikola Vucevic tallied a double-double with 21 points, 12 rebounds and two three-pointers. James Ennis chipped in with a near double-double of 14 points and nine rebounds while D.J. Augustin contributed with 16 points, five assists and three rebounds. Markele Fultz had a fair outing as well with 13 points, four rebounds and three assists.
Players to watch: N. Vucevic C GP 59 GS 59 MIN 32.4 PTS 19.6 OR 2.3 DR 8.6 REB 10.9 AST 3.7 STL 0.9 BLK 0.8 TO 1.4 PF 2.2 AST/TO 2.6 PER 22
E. Fournier SG GP 66 GS 66 MIN 31.5 PTS 18.5 OR 0.3 DR 2.3 REB 2.6 AST 3.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.2 TO 1.9 PF 2.4 AST/TO 1.7 PER 16.45
T. Ross SG GP 68 GS 0 MIN 27.2 PTS 14.7 OR 0.2 DR 3 REB 3.2 AST 1.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.4 TO 1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 1.2 PER 14.15.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics look like a team securing the third best record in the NBA Eastern Conference after prevailing over the Toronto Raptors during their last matchup, 122-100. Jaylen Brown was the team’s top scorer with 20 points along with six rebounds and four three-pointers while Jayson tatum chipped in with 18 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Brad Wannamaker came off the bench to contribute 15 points and four rebounds while Danny Theis as the starting center had a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds. Kemba Walker also had a notable night with 17 points, five assists, two rebounds and four triples.
Players to Watch: J. Tatum PF GP 64 GS 64 MIN 34.3 PTS 23.3 OR 1 DR 6 REB 7 AST 3 STL 1.4 BLK 0.9 TO 2.3 PF 2.1 AST/TO 1.3 PER 20.32
K. Walker PG GP 54 GS 54 MIN 31.1 PTS 20.8 OR 0.6 DR 3.3 REB 3.9 AST 4.8 STL 0.9 BLK 0.5 TO 2.1 PF 1.6 AST/TO 2.3 PER 20.37
J. Brown SG GP 55 GS 55 MIN 33.9 PTS 20.6 OR 1.1 DR 5.2 REB 6.3 AST 2.1 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 2.2 PF 2.9 AST/TO 0.9 PER 17.39.
Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics 8/9/2020 Betting Numbers
Orlando are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 6 games.
Al-Farouq Aminu PF Knee is out indefinitely
Orlando Magic vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
The Boston Celtics are looking playoff ready in their last game and with the amount of firepower in this team, the Orlando Magic cannot just compete and is seen by Online Sports Betting as the underdogs. Nikola Vucevic has the clear advantage over his matchup but Daniel Theis and Enes Kanter are no pushovers and will give him a hard time.
Moneyline: The Magic are given an ML of +200 if they manage to pull a victory. The Celtics are at -275.
ATS: It is a wide 6.5 points on the spread for this match. Magic are getting the +6.5 while the Celtics own the -6.5.
TOTALs: The given total for both teams to reach is at 220 points. The Celtics are under while the Magic are over.
Score Prediction: 114 – 107 Celtics