Nuggets vs. Magic Free Pick
The Denver Nuggets look to cover for a sixth straight game tonight when they hit the road to face the Orlando Magic at 7PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Magic are favored at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -2.5 points against the Nuggets. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 211.5 points.
Orlando is 28-37 overall, 17-15 at home and 35-29-1 against the spread. Denver is 28-39 overall, 12-20 on the road and 37-28-2 against the spread. Orlando won the first meeting, 85-74 at home and the Magic have covered the spread in four of their last seven against the Nuggets.
Orlando is just 1-4 in its last five and 4-6 against the spread in their last 10 games. Denver has won four of its last five and covered the spread in five straight. Even in their las three losses, Denver has been close, losing twice in OT. Denver actually has the best record against the spread on the road in the NBA, going 20-11-1 this season. Given their strong play, look for the Nuggets to give the Magic all they can handle tonight.
TUESDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: DENVER NUGGETS +2.5