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Get ready for a Southeast Division battle as the Charlotte Hornets and the Orlando Magic will face off at 7 p.m. ET on Friday at the Spectrum Center. Charlotte is 23-19 overall and 12-5 at home, while Orlando is 7-35 overall and 5-20 on the road. The Hornets have won four consecutive games. The Magic, meanwhile, have lost 10 straight. 

The Hornets have won the last three games between the teams. Charlotte is favored by 10.5-points in the latest Hornets vs. Magic odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 223.5. Before entering any Magic vs. Hornets picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every NBA game 10,000 times and has returned well over $10,000 in profit on its top-rated NBA picks over the past three-plus seasons. The model entered Week 13 of the 2021-22 NBA season on a stunning 52-28 roll on all top-rated NBA picks, returning almost $2,000. Anyone following it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Hornets vs. Magic. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NBA betting lines for Hornets vs. Magic:

  • Hornets vs. Magic spread: Hornets -10.5
  • Hornets vs. Magic over-under: 223.5 points
Featured Game | Charlotte Hornets vs. Orlando Magic

What you need to know about the Hornets

The Hornets downed the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, 109-98. Gordon Hayward had 30 points and seven assists. Miles Bridges finished with 21 points and eight rebounds, while Terry Rozier scored 22 points. Rozier has scored 20-plus points in seven of his last 10 games. 

Bridges is averaging 18.5 points and 7.7 rebounds over his last six games. Kelly Oubre Jr. is in the league’s health and safety protocols. 

What you need to know about the Magic

Meanwhile, Orlando took a 112-106 loss to the Washington Wizards on Wednesday. Cole Anthony (19 points) and Terrence Ross (17 points) were the top scorers for Orlando. The Magic have not won a game since Dec. 22. Washington jumped out to a 33-16 lead against Orlando, which was just too much to recover from. 

The Magic are averaging 101.8 points per game, which ranks 28th in the NBA. Mo Bamba (toe) is questionable for Friday’s game, while Wendell Carter Jr. (hamstring) is out. 

How to make Magic vs. Hornets picks

The model has simulated Hornets vs. Magic 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning under, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Hornets vs. Magic? And which side of the spread hits in well over 50 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to find out which side of the Hornets vs. Magic spread you need to jump on Friday, all from the model that has crushed its NBA picks, and find out.

Source: CBSSports.com

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