Miami Heat vs Orlando Magic Live NBA Game on 04 Dec 2018 in AmericanAirlines Arena Miami, Florida at 7:30 PM ET
It is a battle of the rivals of the Southeast Division of the Sunshine State, South Beach. The Orlando Magic is on the road while facing the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. Orlando beat Phoenix 99-85 on the road Friday night in their last game. Miami won a home win 102-100 against Utah on Sunday night in their last game. The Heat have a 64-52 lead at all times, but the Magic have won the last two games, including a 104-101 home win in their first game of the season on October 17.
Miami Heat vs Orlando Magic: Preview
The Miami Heat has finally cured their injuries at home and is aiming for their first series of three wins by hosting the Orlando Magic on Tuesday. After a series of six losses at the American Airlines Arena, the Heat managed to double seven points over New Orléans and Utah, improving their score to 2-1 on their four-game homestand.
The 102-100 victory against the Jazz on Sunday played with only nine players in good health and, despite an initial deficit of 19 points. “In many ways, from the point of view of gravity and not apologizing or apologizing, this is our star game this year,” coach Erik Spoelstra told the media. The Magic will play the last game of its six-game trip, the longest in its program. They improved to 2-3 on the swing with a 99-85 win at Phoenix on Friday.
Orlando Magic (11-12):
The Nikola Vucevic Center took Orlando on the trip, averaging 24.4 points with 55.2% shooting and 11.6 rebounds in five games, including 25 and 15 in the 99-85 victory over the Suns. “I was just trying to stay aggressive,” Vucevic told reporters about his confrontation with Phoenix center and No. 1 favorite Deandre Ayton. “For big men, you need a bit, especially on the defensive side, to have an idea, the game is very fast.” Terrence Ross scored 21 points on the bench, while Aaron Gordon added 18 on an 8-for-12 shot after missing the previous game with a back problem.
Miami Heat (9-13)
Four key players were missing in Sunday’s game due to injury, including the seventh consecutive game for Goran Dragic (knee), star of 2018, and the ranks were even smaller. From the start player Rodney McGruder. He twisted his right ankle in the first quarter. The referees came together to form four reserves for 42 points, led by the 15 and eight assists of Dwyane Wade. Dragic will miss Tuesday’s game and McGruder has doubts, the team said but guards Tyler Johnson (hamstrings) and Derrick Jones Jr. (hamstrings) are on the list of likely ones.
Miami Heat vs Orlando Magic: Betting Tips
- The Heat C Hassan Whiteside had 23 points and 20 rebounds against the Jazz and started the action on Monday, placing second in the NBA for the rebound (13.9) and first for the blocked shots (2, 9).
- Magic SG Evan Fournier is 17-of-55 from the field on the road trip.
- Gordon finished with 26 points and 16 boards to take Orlando to a 104-101 victory over Miami’s visit in the opening match of both teams on October 17.
Miami Heat vs Orlando Magic: General Match Facts
The Orlando Magic (11-12) go on tour to face the Miami Heat (9-13) on Tuesday at 7:30 pm ET. These two teams will face each other for the first time since October 17, 2018, with a 104-101 win at Orlando Magic (Gordon: 26 points, 16 rebounds).
Miami Heat vs Orlando Magic: Btting Odds
The opening line favors the victory of the Miami Heat at -2.5, 52.1% chose the Orlando Magic to fill the gap. The total points scored is 208.5 with 84.6% gaining the advantage. For Moneyline bets, the line is Miami Heat: -140, Orlando Magic: +120 and 65% chose Orlando Magic to win the game. Get a 50% bonus up to $ 1,000 when you join MyBookie with the promotional code HeroSports
Miami Heat Preview
Miami will try to take advantage of its winning streak after winning Utah Jazz, 102-100; Whiteside: 23 points, 20 rebounds. The Heat is participating in this competition with a 4-6 record in their last 10 games and a 5-8 record at home. Hassan Whiteside led the Heat scoring against his last opponent, jazz. He contributed 23 points, 2 assists, 20 rebounds, 1 steal, and 3 blocks in 1 minute in 34 minutes. Whiteside made 11 shots for 11 in the game, scoring 64.7% of his attempts on the field (1/6 of the line).
The Heat is one of the best teams in the league in blocks per game (1), offensive rebounds per game (3) and three points (8). The team must work on the percentage of objects in the field (# 29), the percentage of free throws (# 29) and assists per game (# 25).
Miami Heat: Betting Trends
The Heat have played 6 games in the last two weeks. At that time, his record of wins and losses is 3-3 with an average point differential of -1.7. His record against the gap is 4-2, averaging 0.7 before the game and averaging -1 against the gap.
The Heat and the final score of their opponents beat more / less than 2 times, while they were less than 4 times. The upper / lower lines have averaged 217.8% in the last two weeks and their games have averaged Over / Under -5.8%.
Orlando Magic: Preview
Orlando won after beating the Phoenix Suns, 99-85; Vucevic: 25 points, 15 rebounds. The Magic have 5-5 in their last 10 games and 5-6 in away games this season. Nikola Vucevic scored 25 points in his last match against the Suns. He made 11 of his 20 field attempts, for an goal percentage of 55.0% (1/2 of the line, 2/5 of the three-point range). In 31 minutes, Vucevic had 25 points, 3 assists, 15 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block and 2 free throws with 2 turnovers.
Magic scores well in turnovers per game (# 5), assists per game (# 6) and free throw percentage (# 11). They have difficulty in points per game (# 25), offensive rebounds per game (# 25) and defensive rebounds per game (# 23).
Orlando Magic: Betting Trends
In the last two weeks, the Magic has played 6 games. At this point, his direct record is 2-4 with a differential of -3 points on average. His record against the gap is 5-1, with an average of 5.4 line before the game and an average ATS score of 2.4.
Their games have exceeded 2 times less than 2 years and defeated less than 4 times. The plus/minus lines have averaged 216.1 in the last two weeks and their games have resulted in an average of plus/minus -10.8.
The best fantasy players
Hassan Whiteside is the best basketball player of the Heat with a seasonal average of 40.18 points per game. It averaged 13.6 PTS, 13.9 REB, 0.8 AST, 0.6 STL, and 2.9 BLK with 1.8 TO. Josh Richardson has an average of 33.3 fantasy points per game for the season. It has an average of 20.3 PTS, 4 REB, 3.2 AST, 1.3 STL and 0.6 BLK with 2.3 TO for the 2018-19 season.
Nikola Vucevic is the best player in Magic from the point of view of fantastic basketball, with 44.46 fantasy points per game. It has an average of 21 PTS, 11.3 REB, 3.8 AST, 1 STL, 1.1 BLK and 2.1 TO this season. Aaron Gordon has 32.54 fantasy points per game. It has an average of 16.1 PTS, 7.2 REB, 2.6 AST, 1 STL, 0.9 BLK and 1.8 TO during the season.