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Devin Booker-led Phoenix Suns are scheduled to square off against Paolo Banchero's Orlando Magic at the Footprint Center on Thursday night in the NBA 2022-23 regular season. In their last 10 NBA fixtures, the Suns, who are currently on a three-game losing streak, have  shared five wins and losses  while the Magic, who lost their last game against San Antonio Spurs, have won four matches.

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Phoenix have managed the fourth place in the Western Conference standings with 37 wins in 69 matches while Orlando are placed at the 13th spot in the Eastern Conference standings with a 28-41 record. The Suns have lost 12 of their 34 home games while the Magic have won 12 of their 34 road games so far this season.

Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic: Match Prediction

Head-To-Head:

  • In their last 10 games against each other, the Suns and the Magic shared five wins each.
  • In their previous fixture this season, Orlando defeated Phoenix by 17 points at the Amway Center.

Top Players:

  • The Suns include Devin Booker, Kevin Durant, DeAndre Ayton, Chris Paul as their star players.
  • The Magic include Paolo Banchero, Bol Bol, Franz Wagner, Markelle Fultz as their star players.

Injured/Questionable Players:

  • Magic: Jonathan Isaac
  • Suns: Kevin Durant, Landry Shamet

Average Quarter score: (Suns 122-113 Magic)

  • 1st quarter: 30-26
  • 2nd quarter: 27-28
  • 3rd quarter: 36-29
  • 4th quarter: 29-30

Magic at Suns: Betting Odds

Against The Spread (ATS): 6.5 points (Suns -6.5)
Over/Under (OU): 228.5 (Over)
Prediction: Suns 122-113 Magic

Money Line:

  • The Suns have -275 odds to pick up the win, while the Magic are listed at +230 to claim victory.
  • This season, the Suns lost 20 of the 47 games they were named the favorites while the Magic won 23 of the 51 games they played as the underdogs.
  • This season, the Suns won 10 of the 22 games they were named the underdogs while the Magic lost 13 of the 18 games they played as the favorites.

Against The Spread:

  • In the NBA 2022-23 season, the Magic are scoring 111.6 points per game while the Suns are averaging 113.4 points per game.
  • From their opponents this season, the Suns are averaging 2.1 points more per game, and the Magic are managing a difference of 2.7 points less per game.

Over/Under:

  • For the Suns, two players are averaging more than 20 points per game as Devin Booker leads the squad with 27.8 points per game followed by Kevin Durant (26.7) and Deandre Ayton (18.4).
  • For the Magic, one player is averaging more than 20 points per game as Paolo Banchero leads the squad with 20.1 points per game followed by Franz Wagner with 18.7 points per game.

Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic: How to Watch

When and where will the Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic, NBA 2022-23 match take place?
The NBA match between Phoenix Suns and Orlando Magic will take place on March 17 at 7:30 am IST (Mar 16, 9:00 pm ET) at the Footprint Center.

Where to watch the live telecast of Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic, NBA 2022-23 in India and the US?
The live telecast of the NBA match between Phoenix Suns and Orlando Magic will be available on Sports 18 in India and on TNT and NBA TV in the US.

Where to watch the live stream of Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic, NBA 2022-23 in India and the US?
The NBA match between Phoenix Suns and Orlando Magic can be streamed live on Voot Select, Jio Cinema, NBA.com on subscription basis in India, and on ESPN and ABC in the US.

Where to catch live scores of Phoenix Suns vs Orlando Magic, NBA 2022-23?
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