After a close 83-90 defeat to the Raptors on Saturday, the Magic vowed to not lose back-to-back and have registered wins against Golden State Warriors and Washington Wizards. Orlando Magic enters into this contest with a 127-120 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. Phoenix Suns, on the other hand, is coming off with a 109-104 triumph over the Charlotte Hornets tonight.
Magic made a big lead by 14 at halftime but Wizards’ Bradley Beal and Davis Bertans gave their team its first lead at 75-74 in the third quarter. Orlando again pulled the lead at 94-84 with the help of Michael Carter-Williams who scored five straight points till the end of third quarter. Then, Magic’ D.J. Augustin scored 16 out of 24 points in the last quarter to close the deal.
Evan Fournier led the Magic with 31 points while Markelle Fultz chipped in career high 20 points in Orlando Magic win over Washington Wizards.
In another game, the Phoenix Suns defeated the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night in the final minute of the game. The Hornets destroyed their five point lead in the final minute losing to the Phoenix Suns 109-104. Kelly Oubre Jr. scored his last two 3s in the last minute of the game for Suns to seal the win.
Despite winning their last game, the Phoenix are in a terrible run of form for the last few weeks and have won two of its last eight games after starting the season in style at 7-4. Both games were decided by the finest of margins, one match with a 100-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves and another match with a 109-104 triumph over the Charlotte Hornets tonight.
On the contrary, the Magic made a sluggish start in this NBA season as the team have registered just three wins of their first ten games. Then, the team rebounded emphatically and have won six games in their next ten games.
Orlando Magic vs Phoenix Suns Betting Tips
Orlando Magic have had a better season thus far and have also been consistent in the last few games. They are the home team and are on a victory-spree at the moment. Their players look in great rhythm and it will be difficult to stop them.