|NBA Lakers vs. Magic Picks & Predictions for January 24, 2014|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Friday, 24 January 2014 16:51|
Lakers vs. Magic Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Magic as 2-point favorites over the Lakers while the over/under total is currently sitting at 210 points. Los Angeles is 16-27 overall and 8-16 on the road, while Orlando is 11-32 overall and 8-14 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Lakers opened as 1-point underdogs but the line has moved to 2 at most online and Vegas sports books, while the total opened at 206 and has climbed to either 209.5 or 210, depending on the sports book.
PUBLIC BETTING: The latest public information says that 58% of bettors that have wagered on this game favor the Lakers. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Orlando. According to latest NBA trends, the Lakers are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game. The Magic, meanwhile, are 4-1 against the number in their last five home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400 while the favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings between these two teams.
FRIDAY NBA FREE PICK: ORLANDO MAGIC -2