NBA Matchups  >>  Orlando Magic vs. Detroit Pistons Preview 01/22/2013

 
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The Orlando Magic and the Detroit Pistons will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Oddsmakers currently have the Pistons listed as 4½-point favorites versus the Magic, while the game's total is sitting at 195.
Orlando lost its last outing, a 111-105 result against the Mavericks on January 20. The Magic failed to cover in that game as a 3-point underdog, while the 216 combined points took the game OVER the total.
In their last action, Detroit was a 103-88 winner at home against the Celtics. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (191) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Orlando:
Team record: 14-26 SU, 21-19 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 14 games
is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Detroit

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Toronto are 7-3
After playing Dallas are 7-3
After a loss are 2-8

Detroit:
Team record: 15-25 SU, 18-22 ATS

is 17-4 SU in its last 21 games when playing at home against Orlando
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Orlando
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Chicago are 4-6
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a win are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Orlando home to Toronto, Thursday, January 24
Detroit at Chicago, Wednesday, January 23