Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic 4/7/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic 4/7/2021 – The Washington Wizards are on a four-game losing streak and if they lose the next game, this team will drop deeper into the standings. The Orlando Magic will be hosting the Wizards at the Amway Center in the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida this coming Wednesday, April 7. The broadcast rights were granted to Bally Sports Florida and NBC Sports Washington while the live telecast will start at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass has both feeds through their online live stream platform. The Washington Wizards are expected by NBA odds to cut the dry spell against the Orlando Magic.
Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic 4/7/2021
Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic 4/7/2021 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
The Washington Wizards playoff chances are beginning to slip after they lost eight of their last nine games. The only time they won was against the depleted Indiana Pacers and had a four-game losing streak after. The Toronto Raptors are their most recent opponents and that game was close to a win but lost by two points instead. Russell Westbrook tallied another triple-double with 23 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists while Davis Bertans and Garrison Matthews followed through with 17 points. Rookie Deni Avdija had a double-double of 12 points and 10 blocks.
Players to watch: B. Beal SG 41 GP 41 GS 35.5 MIN 31.3 PTS 1.1 OR 3.9 DR 5 REB 4.8 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 3.3 TO 2.5 PF 1.4 AST/TO 26.98 PER
R. Westbrook PG 42 GP 42 GS 35.2 MIN 21.8 PTS 1.6 OR 8.8 DR 10.5 REB 10.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 5 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 20.35 PER
T. Bryant C 10 GP 10 GS 27.1 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 21.61 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic has lost back-to-back games and their record coming into this matchup against the Washington Wizards is now at 17-38. If they win this game, the Wizards fall down the standings with the Magic replacing them as the third-worst team in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. The Denver Nuggets were their latest opponents and lost that match by 10 points, 109-119. Terrence Ross and Chuma Okeke each had 19 points to lead the team in scoring. Center Wendell Carter Jr. almost had a double-double of 16 points and nine rebounds while RJ Hampton also had 16.
Players to Watch: T. Ross SG 40 GP 2 GS 29.6 MIN 16 PTS 0.3 OR 3.1 DR 3.4 REB 2.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 15.23 PER
W. Carter Jr. C * 5 GP 2 GS 27.6 MIN 15 PTS 3.2 OR 6.2 DR 9.4 REB 2 AST 0.8 STL 1.4 BLK 1.6 TO 2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 27.93 PER
M. Fultz PG 8 GP 8 GS 26.9 MIN 12.9 PTS 0.6 OR 2.5 DR 3.1 REB 5.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 2.3 PF 2.4 AST/TO 13.88 PER.
Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic 4/7/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games.
Orlando are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Robin Lopez C Quad left last game, is “?” Wednesday vs Orlando
Michael Carter-Williams PG Illness is “?” Wednesday vs Washington
Washington Wizards vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
This should be a game that the Washington Wizards should bounce back from with the Orlando Magic lacking the star power to keep up. The top online sportsbook still sees this as a close battle but the Wizards carry the edge over the Magic.
Moneyline: The Magic in their home court is given an ML of +115 while the Wizards are at -138 on the road.
ATS: It is just 2.5 points on the ATS between both teams with the Wizards taking the -2.5 while the Magic is at +2.5.
TOTALs: 225.5 points on the total for this game with the Wizards the team going over while the Magic are under.
Score Prediction: 103 – 97, Wizards