Wednesday, November 23, 2016
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The Phoenix Suns travel to Amway Center to play the Orlando Magic on Wednesday, November 23, 2016. The Suns come into this game with an overall record of 4-11. They are 5th in the Pacific Division. They currently have a point differential of -6.4 as they are averaging 107.9 points per game while giving up 114.3 per contest. The Magic have an overall record of 6-8. They currently are 3rd in the Southeast Division. They are averaging 92.3 points per game and surrendering 99.4, good for a point differential of -7.1.
Eric Bledsoe comes into this contest averaging 18.1 points per game while playing 32.1 minutes per night so far this season for the Suns. He pulls down 5.7 rebounds per game and dishes out 5.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 45% while his free throw percentage is currently at 79%. Devin Booker averages 19.9 points per game in 33.3 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.5 assists per contest and 2.7 rebounds per game for Phoenix. His field goal percentage is 42% for the year while his free throw percentage is 83%.
Evan Fournier averages 16.9 points per game while playing 34 minutes per contest this year for the Magic. He grabs 3 rebounds per game and has 2.9 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage currently is at 85%. Elfrid Payton averages 10.5 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 30 minutes per contest. He also averages 4 rebounds per contest and 5.5 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage is 59%.
Phoenix averages 107.9 points per contest this season which ranks them 8th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is -6.4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 18th. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 28th in the league. They average 55.7 rebounds per game and 19.3 assists per game which ranks them 6th and 27th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 23rd with 15.6 per game. The Suns allow 114.3 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 30th in the league. They also allow a 46% shooting percentage and a 39% average from behind the arc ranking them 27th and 28th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 55.3 rebounds a game which ranks 25th and they give up 23.7 assists per contest which puts them in 27th place in the league. They force 15.9 turnovers per game which ranks them 5th in the league.
Orlando averages 92.3 points per game this year which ranks them 29th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -7.1 and their shooting percentage is 41% as a team which has them sitting in the 29th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 27th in the NBA. They average 54.7 rebounds per game and 20.5 assists per contest which ranks them 8th and 23rd respectively. In the turnover department the Magic rank 12th with 13.8 per game. The Magic allow 99.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 10th in the league. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the arc ranking them 13th and 10th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 53.9 rebounds a game which ranks 21st and they give up 21.4 assists per contest which puts them in 15th place in the league. The Magic force 12.2 turnovers per game which ranks them 29th in the NBA.
The Suns have an offensive rating of 103.4 and a defensive rating of 109.5. In terms of pace they average 102.2 possessions per 48 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 48%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 53% and they shoot 3 pointers on 25% of their shots. Phoenix turns the ball over an average of 13.2 times per 100 possessions and they force 13.6 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 52%.
The Magic rating on offense is 98 and they have a defensive rating of 105.5. They get 94.2 possessions per 48 minutes and they have an effective field goal percentage of 46%. As a unit they have a true shooting percentage of 49% and they attempt 3 pointers on 30% of their shot attempts. Orlando turns the ball over on 12.9 out of every 100 possessions and their opponents average 11.4 turnovers per 100 possessions. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the year is 49%.
Phoenix Suns Betting Trends
The Phoenix Suns are 9-6-0 against the spread
The Phoenix Suns are 11-4-0 against the over/under
Orlando Magic Betting Trends
The Orlando Magic are 5-8-1 against the spread
The Orlando Magic are 5-9-0 against the over/under
Phoenix Suns Injuries
11/22/16 F TJ Warren Illness "?" Wednesday vs. Orlando
11/22/16 C Tyson Chandler Personal "?" Wednesday vs. Orlando
Orlando Magic Injuries
10/22/16 G Jodie Meeks Foot out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Orlando
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