Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets 5/7/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets 5/7/2021 – Orlando Magic will take on Charlotte Hornets in an Eastern Conference game as they enter Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Orlando Magic is stuck at the 13th spot in the Eastern Conference play and they enter this game with a losing record. The NBA games today have all the odds, picks, and lines available on the top sportsbooks. Charlotte Hornets are currently sitting at the eighth position after dropping their last game. Both teams are way behind the playoffs with a list of opponents ahead.
Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets 5/7/2021
Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets 5/7/2021 Betting Odds
Orlando Magic Betting
Orlando Magic won 21 games and dropped 45 on the season. The Magic is behind the Raptors and is ahead of the Cavaliers. Orlando lost their last game against Boston Celtics with a terrible 132-96 final score. Terrence Ross is the leader in scoring with an average of close to 16 points per game. From the rebounding department, Wendell Carter is touching an average of 5.1 while Cole Anthony is the leader in assists with 4.3 per game. Orlando’s scoring offense is touching 104.2 while their defense is giving up 111.3.
Players to watch: N. Vucevic C * 44 GP 45 GS 34.1 MIN 24.5 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 23.82 PER
E. Fournier SG * 26 GP 27 GS 30.3 MIN 19.7 PTS 0.2 OR 2.7 DR 2.9 REB 3.7 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 2.1 PF 1.8 AST/TO 18.5 PER
T. Ross SG 46 GP 2 GS 29.3 MIN 15.6 PTS 0.3 OR 3.1 DR 3.4 REB 2.3 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.6 TO 1.9 PF 1.5 AST/TO 13.41 PER.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets won 32 and dropped 34 this season. The Hornets are two games behind the .500 mark after their last defeat against Chicago Bulls. Charlotte scored 99 and gave up 120 in return. The Hornets have Terry Rozier as their leader in scoring with an average of 20.3 points per game. From the rebounding department, PJ Washington has taken the lead with 6.2 while LaMelo Ball is the leader in assists with 6.1 per game. Charlotte is averaging 109.7 with their scoring offense and their defensive end is giving up 112.7.
Players to watch: T. Rozier SG 62 GP 62 GS 34.1 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 1.7 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.24 PER
G. Hayward SF 44 GP 44 GS 34 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 17.7 PER
L. Ball PG 44 GP 24 GS 28.7 MIN 15.9 PTS 1.3 OR 4.6 DR 5.9 REB 6.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.54 PER.
Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets 5/7/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Orlando’s last 8 games.
Charlotte are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Terrence Ross SG Back is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Charlotte
Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Orlando Magic vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
Back the Hornets to win this game and cover the spread with ease. Orlando is one of the worst teams and the NBA betting spreads tonight are against their team to win. Charlotte will take the lead with their decent offensive and defensive balance.
Moneyline: The ML for the Hornets is -500 and the ML for the Magic is +375.
ATS: +9 (-110) is out for the Magic and -9 (-110) is out for Charlotte.
TOTALs: Over 216 (-110) is set for Orlando while the same will go under for Charlotte.
Score Prediction: 114 – 103, Hornets