Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The San Antonio Spurs travel to Amway Center to play the Orlando Magic on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. The opening line for this game has San Antonio as 9 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 199.5.
The Spurs come into this game with an overall record of 43-8 and a road record of 15-8. They are 1st in the Southwest Division. They currently have a point differential of 13.4 as they are averaging 104.9 points per game while giving up 91.5 per contest. San Antonio is 8-2 against division opponents and they have a conference record of 25-4. They are 8-2 in their last 10 games. The Magic have an overall record of 23-28 and a home record of 14-12. They currently are 4th in the Southeast Division. They are averaging 99.5 points per game and surrendering 100.9, good for a point differential of -1.4. Orlando has a division record of 3-8 and a conference record of 13-19. In their last 10 games they are 3-7.
Kawhi Leonard comes into this contest averaging 20 points per game while playing 32.4 minutes per night so far this season for the Spurs. He pulls down 6.6 rebounds per game and dishes out 2.4 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 50% while his free throw percentage is currently at 87%. Lamarcus Aldridge averages 16.7 points per game in 29.6 minutes per contest this season. He averages 1.4 assists per contest and 8.5 rebounds per game for San Antonio. His field goal percentage is 50% for the year while his free throw percentage is 83%.
Victor Oladipo averages 14.3 points per game while playing 31.1 minutes per contest this year for the Magic. He grabs 4.7 rebounds per game and has 4.1 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage currently is at 84%. Nikola Vucevic averages 17 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 31.8 minutes per contest. He also averages 8.9 rebounds per contest and 2.9 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 50% and his free throw percentage is 74%.
San Antonio averages 104.9 points per contest this season which ranks them 6th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is 13.4 and their shooting percentage is 49% as a team which has them ranked 2nd. Behind the arc they shoot 39% which is good for 2nd in the league. They average 51.1 rebounds per game and 25.2 assists per game which ranks them 19th and 3rd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 7th with 13.5 per game. The Spurs allow 91.5 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 1st in the league. They also allow a 43% shooting percentage and a 32% average from behind the arc ranking them 1st and 2nd in those defensive categories. Opponents average 46.8 rebounds a game which ranks 1st and they give up 20.7 assists per contest which puts them in 6th place in the league. They force 14.7 turnovers per game which ranks them 14th in the league.
Orlando averages 99.5 points per game this year which ranks them 22nd in the league. Their average scoring margin is -1.4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them sitting in the 13th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 15th in the NBA. They average 51.2 rebounds per game and 22.9 assists per contest which ranks them 18th and 7th respectively. In the turnover department the Magic rank 17th with 14.7 per game. The Magic allow 100.9 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 11th in the league. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 35% average from behind the arc ranking them 16th and 15th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 52 rebounds a game which ranks 15th and they give up 22.8 assists per contest which puts them in 21st place in the league. The Magic force 14.8 turnovers per game which ranks them 12th in the NBA.
The Spurs average 102.9 points per game on the road this season and they have scored 110.7 ppg in their past 3 contests. They have an average scoring differential of 10.1 on the road and in their past 3 games their difference is 14.3 per contest. The Spurs have an offensive rating of 111.3 and a defensive rating of 97.1. In terms of pace they average 94.2 possessions per 48 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 54%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 57% and they shoot 3 pointers on 23% of their shots. San Antonio turns the ball over an average of 12.8 times per 100 possessions and they force 14 on the defensive end. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the season currently is 47%.
The Magic score 101.3 ppg at home and they have averaged 102 points per contest in their last 3 games. They have an average scoring differential of -1.7 in their past 3 contests and at home this season they have a difference of 1.2 points per game. The Magic rating on offense is 103.8 and they have a defensive rating of 105.2. They get 94.3 possessions per 48 minutes and they have an effective field goal percentage of 50%. As a unit they have a true shooting percentage of 53% and they attempt 3 pointers on 26% of their shot attempts. Orlando turns the ball over on 13.5 out of every 100 possessions and their opponents average 13.7 turnovers per 100 possessions. Their defensive effective field goal percentage for the year is 50%.
San Antonio Spurs Betting Trends
The San Antonio Spurs are 32-18-1 against the spread
The San Antonio Spurs are 24-26-1 against the over/under
Orlando Magic Betting Trends
The Orlando Magic are 28-22-1 against the spread
The Orlando Magic are 25-26-0 against the over/under
San Antonio Spurs Injuries
02/08/16 C Matt Bonner Calf expected to miss Tuesday vs. Miami
02/04/16 G Manu Ginobili Groin expected to miss 4-6 weeks
02/04/16 F Tim Duncan Knee out indefinitely
Orlando Magic Injuries
12/13/15 PG C.J. Watson Calf out indefinitely
02/09/16 F Tobias Harris Ankle missed last game, "?" Wednesday vs. San Antonio
Tony's Pick: Take San Antonio
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