Will home team cover in ORL vs. BOS again?
The home team has dominated the Orlando Magic and Boston Celtics series. Will that continue when the two meet tonight at 7:30PM ET in Boston?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Celtics are favored at home today, as they are getting odds of -8.5 points against the Magic. The over/under total for the game has been set at 215.5 points.
Boston is 40-30 on the season, 23-12 at home and 37-32-1 against the spread. Orlando is 29-40 overall, 11-23 on the road and 39-29-1 against the spread. The home team has won 10 straight in this series, also covering the spread in all 10 meetings. These two have met three times this year with Orlando winning two of the three meetings.
As you can see, the home team has dominated the series. Along with the 10 straight covers, the home team is 16-5-1 against the spread in the last 22 games of this series. Orlando is also just 9-24-1 ATS in their last 34 trips to Boston. The Celtics have also covered in 11 of their last 16 games at home. Orlando has lost three straight and faces a Boston team that needs a win tonight.
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