The Cleveland Cavaliers (21-40) will look to halt a three-game losing streak when they host the Orlando Magic (18-43) at 7:00 PM ET on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 as 2-point favorites. The Magic have lost six games in a row. The over/under is set at 211.5 for the matchup.
The betting insights in this article reflect data from DraftKings sportsbook as of April 28, 2021, 7:05 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.
Cavaliers vs Magic Betting Odds
Injury Report as of April 28
Lamar Stevens: Day To Day (Concussion),
Collin Sexton: Out (Concussion),
Dylan Windler: Out (Knee),
Matthew Dellavedova: Out (Neck),
Larry Nance Jr.: Out (Thumb),
Taurean Prince: Out For Season (Ankle),
Isaiah Hartenstein: Out (Concussion)
Jonathan Isaac: Out For Season (Knee),
Terrence Ross: Day To Day (Back),
Otto Porter Jr.: Day To Day (Foot),
James Ennis III: Day To Day (Calf),
Devin Cannady: Out For Season (Ankle),
Markelle Fultz: Out For Season (Knee),
Michael Carter-Williams: Day To Day (Ankle)
|Spread Pick||Cavaliers (-2)|
|Total Pick||Over (211.5)|
|Prediction||Cavaliers 110, Magic 106|
The model projects the Cavaliers to win, just as DraftKings does, but the model favors them by a small margin more (4.8 to 2).
In this matchup, the model projects a total (216.0 points) a little higher than the DraftKings over/under (211.5 points).
Cavaliers Key Players
Cavaliers Player Props
- Collin Sexton’s points prop over/under for the contest is set at 23.5, 1.0 point lower than his season average of 24.5.
- Darius Garland’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 29.5, 3.2 greater than his season average of 26.3.
- Kevin Love’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 1.5 shots higher than his season average of 2.0.
- Jarrett Allen’s blocks prop total for the contest is set at 0.5, 1.1 blocks lower than his season average of 1.6.
Magic Key Players
|Wendell Carter Jr.||47||11.8||8.2||2.0||0.7||0.8||0.3|
Magic Player Props
- Terrence Ross’ points prop total for the game is set at 17.5, 1.9 points higher than his season average of 15.6.
- Cole Anthony’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 25.5, 4.8 greater than his season average of 20.7.
- Ross’ three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.4 shots less than his season average of 1.9.
- Chuma Okeke’s steals prop total for the game is set at 1.5, 0.5 steals greater than his season average of 1.0.
- This season, the Cavaliers have a 45.5% shooting percentage from the field, which is 1.9% lower than the 47.4% of shots the Magic’s opponents have knocked down.
- Cleveland has a 17-5 record against the spread and a 15-7 straight-up record in games it shoots better than 47.4% from the field.
- Orlando’s record is 13-8-1 against the spread and 9-13 overall when its opponents make more than 45.5% of their shots from the field.
- The Magic have shot at a 43% rate from the field this season, five percentage points below the 48% shooting opponents of the Cavaliers have averaged.
- Orlando is 9-0 against the spread and 8-1 overall when it shoots better than 48% from the field.
- Cleveland is 8-4 against the spread and 9-3 overall in games it allows opponents to shoot higher than 43% from the field.
- The Cavaliers’ 33.8% three-point shooting percentage this season is 3.8 percentage points lower than opponents of the Magic have shot from beyond the arc (37.6%).
- Cleveland has put together a 14-6 record against the spread and a 12-8 straight-up record in games this season when the team hits more than 37.6% of its three-point attempts.
- Orlando is 15-7 against the spread while putting up a 10-12 straight-up record when its opponents shoot over 33.8% from three-point range.
- The Magic are hitting 34.6% of their shots from beyond the arc, which is 3.4 percentage points fewer than the 38% the Cavaliers’ opponents are averaging on the season.
- Orlando is 14-4-1 ATS and 9-10 overall when the team makes more than 38% of its three-point attempts.
- Cleveland is 13-7 ATS and 10-10 overall in games it shoots above 34.6% from deep.
- The Cavaliers knock down 9.8 three-pointers per game this season, 1.4 fewer made shots on average than the 11.2 per game the Magic allow.
- When Orlando makes more three-pointers than its opponents, it is 14-6 against the spread and 10-10 overall. When Cleveland is out-shot from beyond the arc by its opponents, it is 8-31 ATS and 8-31 straight up.
- The Cavaliers rank last in the NBA in made three-pointers, while the Magic give up the 25th-fewest made threes in the league.
Cavaliers vs Magic Stat Rankings
|Cavaliers Rank||Cavaliers AVG||Magic AVG||Magic Rank|
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