NBA Betting news… It’s Game 2, and the Bobcats are down 1-0. Many may have harbored some brief hope the Bobcats would shock the world and sweep the Magic, but it’s not happening. Orlando is too well-coached, too talented, just too good all around, to let that happen. If the Bobcats are to win, they’re going to do it in brass knuckles street fight fashion.
In a best of seven series that guarantees at least four straight games against each other, advantages are in the adjustments. The key to victory for the Bobcats is to make the proper adjustments to keep Jameer Nelson out of the interior and go straight on with Dwight Howard.
The Magic are heavy 82.9 percent favorites over the Bobcats. The Bobcats are shooting 43.3 percent from the field and the Magic are forecasted to shoot 45.8 percent. The Magic have the rebounding advantage at 43.9 to 35.7. The Magic are committing fewer turnovers at 12.3 vs 14.7 for the Bobcats. The Bobcats are making 5.4 three pointers on 35.5 percent from three point range. The Magic are making 9 three pointers on 38.1 percent.
NBA Odds Makers have the lines at present fo the Magic at -8 1/2 and the Total –Over/Under at 186 and the Magic are -500 and the Bobcats +350 on the MoneyLine.
The Bobcats: 44-38 SU, 44-37-1 ATS
The Magic: 59-23 SU, 45-33-4 ATS
The Bobcats lately:
While playing on Wednesday’s they are 5-5
Before playing the Magic they were 5-5
After playing the Magic they are 2-8
After a loss they are 7-3
The Magic lately:
While playing on Wednesday’s they are 6-4
Before playing the Bobcats they were 6-4
After playing the Bobcats they are 6-4
After a win they are 8-2
The Bobcats at home vs the Magic, on Saturday, April 24