Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers 8/7/2020 Odds Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers 8/7/2020 – The Philadelphia 76ers are coming off from a victory but a major injury hit the team’s chances to go further in the playoffs. They are set to go to battle against the Orlando Magic in their next game and this game will happen on Friday, August 7 at the HP Field House in Kissimmee, Florida. It will be TNT that will be broadcasting the game live at 6:30 PM Eastern Time and the same feed will be put on live stream in NBA League Pass and SofaScore. The Orlando Magic are looking to bounce back and solidify their playoff spot but the Sixers are still seen by NBA Moneyline as the safer bet in this game.
Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers 8/7/2020
Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers 8/7/2020 Betting Odds
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic had two days of rest after losing to the Indiana Pacers by 11 points in their last match 109-120. In that match, Nikola Vucevic had a bubble double-double with 24 points and ten rebounds. Aaron Gordon and Terrence Ross each had 20 point performances. Gordon also had seven boards and three assists while Ross had three triples. James Ennis was accurate with his shots but only had 12 points while Markele Fultz got 10 points, three assists and three rebounds. It was a tough night for Evan Fournier as he just did 20% in the field to register just seven points.
Players to Watch: N. Vucevic C GP 57 GS 57 MIN 32.4 PTS 19.7 OR 2.4 DR 8.6 REB 11 AST 3.7 STL 0.9 BLK 0.8 TO 1.4 PF 2.2 AST/TO 2.6 PER 22.17
E. Fournier SG GP 64 GS 64 MIN 31.4 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 16.62
T. Ross SG GP 66 GS 0 MIN 27.2 PTS 14.9 OR 0.2 DR 3 REB 3.2 AST 1.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 1 PF 1.5 AST/TO 1.1 PER 14.51.
Philadelphia 76ers Betting
The Philadelphia 76ers prevailed in their last match against the playoff seeking Washington Wizards by nine points, 107-98. The victory came with a price as Ben Simmons was ruled with an injury and won’t be joining the Sixers for the remainder of the season. Joel Embiid had a good statistical night before fouling out as he tallied 30 points, 11 rebounds, three steals and two blocks. Tobias Harris followed through with 17 points and six rebounds while Josh Richardson dropped three triples to finish with 15. Shake Milton registered 14 points but Al Horford gets a nod coming off the bench with 10 rebounds.
Players to watch: J. Embiid C GP 46 GS 46 MIN 30.3 PTS 23.9 OR 2.9 DR 9.1 REB 12 AST 3.2 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 3.1 PF 3.4 AST/TO 1 PER 26.76
T. Harris SF GP 67 GS 67 MIN 34.5 PTS 19.6 OR 0.9 DR 5.9 REB 6.8 AST 3.1 STL 0.8 BLK 0.6 TO 1.5 PF 2.3 AST/TO 2.1 PER 17.05
B. Simmons PG GP 56 GS 56 MIN 35.6 PTS 16.6 OR 2 DR 5.8 REB 7.8 AST 8.1 STL 2.1 BLK 0.6 TO 3.5 PF 3.3 AST/TO 2.3 PER 20.67.
Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers 8/7/2020 Betting Numbers
Orlando are 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games.
Philadelphia are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Al-Farouq Aminu PF Knee is out indefinitely
Mike Scott PF Knee is “?” Friday vs Orlando
Orlando Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers Betting Picks
The Philadelphia 76ers still have Joel Embiid who can go toe-to-toe with Nikola Vucevic and that will be a key matchup. Still, the Sixers are carrying the advantage by Best Sportsbook Online since they have more established weapons than their opponents.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Magic if they pull an upset is +160 while the Sixers are at -200.
ATS: It is five points between both teams across the spread. Magic are at +5 while the Sixers hold the -5.
TOTALs: The given total for this game is 222.5 with the Magic going over and the Sixers the team under.
Score Prediction: 116 – 109 Sixers