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The Denver Nuggets will take on the Orlando Magic at 7 p.m. ET Wednesday at Amway Center. Orlando is 4-18 overall and 1-8 at home, while the Nuggets are 10-10 overall and 3-6 on the road. The Nuggets snapped a six-game losing streak with their 120-111 win over the Miami Heat on Monday. The Magic have lost seven consecutive games, and 10 of 11 games dating back to Nov. 10. 

Denver is favored by 8.5 points in the latest Magic vs. Nuggets odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 207.5. Before making any Nuggets vs. Magic picks, be sure to check out the NBA predictions and betting advice from the red-hot simulation 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 enters Week 7 of the 2021-22 NBA season up over $1,500 on all top-rated NBA picks this season. It’s also on a stunning 117-77 roll on top-rated NBA picks against the spread that dates back to last season. Anyone following it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Magic vs. Nuggets and just locked in its prediction. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model’s picks. Here are several NBA odds and betting lines for Magic vs. Nuggets:

  • Magic vs. Nuggets spread: Magic +8.5
  • Magic vs. Nuggets over-under: 207.5 points
  • Magic vs. Nuggets moneyline: Orlando +280, Denver -350
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What you need to know about the Magic

The Magic fell 101-96 to the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday. Franz Wagner had 27 points, five assists and six rebounds. Gary Harris scored 16 points. Mo Bamba had six blocked shots and 17 rebounds. 

Jalen Suggs fractured his right thumb on Monday and will be re-evaluated in two weeks. Orlando was outscored 8-3 in the final minute of Monday’s loss. Orlando has failed to score 100 points in its last five games. 

What you need to know about the Nuggets

On Monday the Nuggets snapped their losing streak by defeating Miami, 120-111. Nikola Jokic posted a double-double on 24 points and 15 rebounds and added seven assists in his return from a wrist injury. He had missed four games because of the injury. Aaron Gordon finished with 20 points and five assists. 

Denver shot 51.4 percent from three-point range on Monday. The Nuggets have held opponents to under 100 points in 10 games this season. JaMychal Green (elbow) is questionable, while Bones Hyland (health and safety protocols), Michael Porter Jr. (back), and Austin Rivers (health and safety protocols) are all out for Wednesday’s game. 

How to make Nuggets vs. Magic picks

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

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

Source: CBSSports.com

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