An Eastern Conference bout is set to take place on Wednesday when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Orlando Magic at 7 p.m. ET. The Cavaliers enter tonight's contest having won four of their last five games on the road. Meanwhile, the Magic currently rank second in the East with a 14-6 record, just one game back of the Boston Celtics.
The Cavaliers are favored by 4.5 points in the latest Cavaliers vs. Magic odds, and the over/under is 224.5 points. Before entering any Cavaliers vs. Magic picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the advanced computer model at SportsLine.
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- Cavaliers vs. Magic spread: Cavaliers -4.5
- Cavaliers vs. Magic over/under: 224.5 points
- Cavaliers vs. Magic money line: Cavaliers: -180, Magic: +151
- Cavaliers vs. Magic picks: See picks here
What you need to know about the Magic
The Magic unfortunately witnessed the end of their nine-game winning streak on Saturday. Things couldn't have gone much worse for the Magic as they lost 129-101 to Brooklyn. The Magic have not had much luck with the Nets recently, as the team's come up short the last two times they've met.
The Magic are loaded with young talent, including Franz Wagner, Paolo Banchero and Cole Anthony. Wagner paces Orlando with 20.7 points per game, while Banchero is leading the squad with 6.8 rebounds and 4.8 assists. Jalen Suggs has been a nuisance on defense, averaging 1.9 steals. Offensively, the Magic are averaging 114.3 points per game.
What you need to know about the Cavaliers
Meanwhile, Cleveland beat Detroit 110-101 on Saturday. The Cavaliers got their win on the backs of several key players, but it was Jarrett Allen out in front who dropped a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds.
The Cavaliers are led by Donovan Mitchell, who's scoring 27.1 points per game. Evan Mobley has also been extremely productive. The 6'11" forward is averaging 16.0 points, 10.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game. He's knocking down 56.5% of his field goals and he's finished with a double-double in eight of his last 11 outings.
How to make Cavaliers vs. Magic picks
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