Written and authored by National Basketball Association Expert Analyst Bobby Wallace. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball news and notes.
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The (31-39) Charlotte Hornets of the Eastern Conference Southeast Division are in the central part of the “SUNSHINE STATE” for a Divisional matchup. Charlotte will play the (26-45) Orlando Magic also of the Eastern Conference Southeast in 2017 NBA action.
Tip-off is 7:00 PM EST. The game is on Wednesday. March 22, 2017. The teams will play at the Amway Center in beautiful Orlando, Florida.
The best Sports Handicapper believes the Charlotte Hornets have taken a few steps back from the progress he made last season.
Owner Michael Jordan is not happy with the direction of his franchise. Orlando must upgrade and get depth at nearly every position.
The Magic will again be in the draft lottery and must hit a homerun in June with a prolific rookie.
The Opening Betting Line has Orlando as a Five-Point Home Underdog Against The Point Spread. The Betting Odds Total is 206 for Wednesday’s contest.
The Charlotte Hornets are dominating the Orlando Magic both straight up and to the number.
Charlotte is 7-0 vs. Wednesday’s opponent, and it should be eight in a row Wednesday Night. Charlotte is on a two-game winning streak as the hunt for a postseason spot is still possible.
The Hornets are eleven games out of the lead in the Southeast division, but 9-3 vs. Southeast opponents.
Can Head Coach Steve Clifford take the Hornets to the playoffs? Or has he reached the pinnacle with the team?
First-time All-Star Kemba Walker is stepping up his game, but the rest of the team remains average at best.
Former Indiana Hoosiers star Cody Zeller has the talent to be one of the best players in the National Basketball Association.
However, his progress is not what management had in mind. The front office will have a dilemma on their hands at the end of the season.
Will Clifford stay or be relieved as the coach. The key to a Charlotte win is to concentrate on defense; the Hornets can score wit the best teams in the league.
Bovada.Lv, list the Charlotte Hornets at +20,000 to win the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Title.
The 2017 Orlando Magic have the fourth worst record in the Eastern Conference and are last in the division.
The Magic have a long record at home and vs. Southeast opponents this season. Like Charlotte, the Orlando Magic have won their last two NBA contests.
However, it’s draft lottery again for the once proud franchise which lost stars Penny Hardaway, “SHAQ” and most recent Dwight Howard.
First Year Head Coach Frank Vogel is putting his stamp on the defensive minded team. Point Guard Elfrid Payton fit Vogel style of play like a glove with his defense.
Twenty Four-year-old Evan Fournier is the team’s leading scorer, and they parted ways with Serge Ibaka.
Orlando will not make the postseason in 2017, but there is a belief among the active players. The key to an Orlando win is to match the intensity of Charlotte.
The Magic should be tired of losing to the Hornets.
Bovada.Lv, list the 2017 Orlando Magic at +30,000 to win the Eastern Conference Southeast Division (Orlando is eliminated from winning the divisional crown.
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