Hawks vs Magic Odds and Prediction
Hawks vs Magic Odds and Prediction: Atlanta Hawks is predicted to win tonight’s clash against the Orlando Magic as per the latest prediction.
The first week of the regular season of the NBA has already created enough traction among the fans with high-quality basketball on display.
The 1st weekend has Atlanta Hawks playing host to the Orlando Magic at the State Farm Arena. The Hawks got away well while the Orlando side is looking to get their first win under the belt on Friday night.
Hawks vs Magic Odds and Prediction: Recent form
The Atlanta Hawks were on song in their very first game as they thwarted the Houston Rockets by a 10-point margin. They led the opponents in the first two quarters and made a quick recovery in the final quarter after conceding in the 3rd quarter, to register an important win.
The important thing about this triumph is the contribution of every player that was out in the middle. From John Collins and De’Andre Hunter to Dejounte Murray, they all returned with more than 20 points.
The Orlando Magic had a forgettable getaway as they failed to preserve the lead that they got in the very first quarter against the Pistons. They got battered in the 2nd and the second quarter, meaning that they had to settle for the 2nd best team. Paolo Banchero topped the charts for them as the forward while Jalen Suggs led the defense well. The Orlando side would be looking to be back by a magical performance against the Hawks.
The pre-season went great for Orlando Magic as they achieved wins against the likes of Spurs, Mavericks, Grizzlies, and Cavaliers while Atlanta Hawks had a mixed bag with two victories and two losses each, but enabled them to field their best players in the first game of the regular season.
Hawks vs Magic Odds
Looking at the predictions for this particular matchup, the online platforms have put the Atlanta Hawks in the driver’s seat while the Orlando-based club is seen to be struggling going in the clash. The outright predictions indicate that both teams have an upskill in terms of making it to the playoffs.
- Hawks – 2/7.
- Magic – 13/4.
- Hawks – 1.26
- Magic – 4.00
Hawks vs Magic Prediction: Head-to-head
The upcoming battle between the teams might be lopsided with Atlanta having a clear edge, but the head-to-head suggests that it has always been closer and more interesting. They have played 127 games against each other with 61 victories to Magic while the Hawks are ahead with 67 victories.
Hawks vs Magic Prediction: Line Up
Guard: Dejounte Murray, Trae Young
Forward: John Collins and De’Andre Hunter.
Center: Onyeka Okongwu and Clint Capela.
Guard: Terrence Ross and Jalen Suggs.
Forward: Paolo Banchero, Franz Wagner and Bol Bol.
Center: Wendell Carter Jr.
Hawks vs Magic Odds and Prediction: Top 3 Players from the previous game
- John Collins (Small Forward)
Points: 24| Assists: 1| Rebounds: 8
- De’Andre Hunter (Forward)
Points: 22| Assists: 1| Rebounds: 3
- Dejounte Murray (Guard)
Points: 20| Minutes played: 38 | Assists: 11
- Paolo Banchero (Small forward)
Points: 27| Assists: 5 | Rebounds: 9
- Jalen Suggs (Guard)
Points: 21| Assists: 3 | Rebounds: 1
- Franz Wagner (Forward)
Points: 20| Assists: 5 | Rebounds: 4
Hawks vs Magic Odds and Prediction: Predicted Winner
The Hawks have looked sharp this season and are sure shot a dark horse to cause upsets while the Magic have a huge task in hand to break their playoff jinx this time around. Coming to this encounter, it is clear that the Atlanta team is on course to secure their second victory whereas the Magic are desperate for a turnover.