The NBA brings more action this Saturday. San Antonio Spurs will head in Florida to clash with the Orlando Magic. The Spurs are heading into the game after a 123-96 home win against Philadelphia. While Orlando Magic was better against Utah with a score of 96-89.
San Antonio Spurs Form
The Spurs got back on the winning tracks as they beat the 76ers. They ended their recent home run with a record of 5-1. They were dominant in the game against Philadelphia. Therefore, they will aim to keep that momentum heading to Orlando. However, it will be tough against a solid Magic time at home.
Rudy Gay will be their key player in this game. He played well against the 76ers. Hi scored 21 points in the win.
On the offensive side of the game, the Spurs are placed on the 16th spot in the league. Their average is 110.6 points per game. Also, San Antonio also has a record o 44.4 board per game. Their assists success stands at 23.9 per night. DeMar DeRozan leads the team with 23.5 points and 6.2 assists per game.
Orlando Magic Form
The magic has now two wins in a row. It seems that they are improving lately as they beat a strong Jazz in Mexico City. Yet, the Magic must stay focused. That is because the Spurs are in a very good form at the moment.
Nevertheless, Orlando showed their class in the win against the 76ers. Moreover, the Magic charged in the fourth quarter, outscoring the Jazz 41-30 in the final 12 minutes. Therefore, they were able to earn the victory. Evan Fournier had a very good game as he put 24 points in the game. He also had 7 rebounds in the win.
On the offensive side of the game, the Magic are placed on the 26th spot in the league. They have an average record of 104 points per game. They also have 42.6 boards per game. However, they have a solid assists record as they average 25.3 assists per night. That places them on the 7th spot in the league in assists.
On scoring defence, they are placed on the 7th spot in the league. The Magic are conceding 106.7 per game.
Nikola Vucevic is their main player as he leads the team with 20.6 points, 11.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists per night
The Magic showed some great performances in Mexico City. They are also well rested by now. Therefore, they have a chance in this game. San Antonio Spurs had some tight schedule lately. Also, their away record is not very good lately. They have 4-10 in the away games this season. That is why the Magic are favourites for this game. Go for the Magic in this one.
My Free Pick & Prediction for San Antonio Spurs vs. Orlando Magic on 12/19/2018
is: Take the Orlando Magic – 115 (money line)
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