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Bucks vs. Magic Odds, Pick, Prediction: Find Thursday Edge on Lopsided Spread

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  • The Bucks are 14-point favorites on Thursday night in Orlando.
  • Milwaukee covered a big number earlier in the week, but can it do it again?
  • Alex Kolodziej breaks down the matchup and details what our PRO Report says.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Orlando Magic Odds

Bucks Odds -14
Magic Odds +14
Over/Under 218
Date Thursday, Dec. 30
Time 7 p.m. ET
TV NBA League Pass

*Odds as of Thursday afternoon

The Milwaukee Bucks and Orlando Magic both rank bottom-eight in the NBA at covering spreads this year.

Something has to give Thursday when the two meet for the second time in 72 hours.

Milwaukee is trending the right way, picking up three wins against the spread over its last four games.

Orlando, meanwhile, is responsible for the biggest win in our PRO Report to date. The Magic easily covered in a five-point loss to Philadelphia in late November as double-digit underdogs, with our projections identifying a clear line error.

Thursday’s matchup has been lighting up in our database all day, forming the biggest edge on the four-game slate.

Here’s the hot side.

Bucks vs. Magic PRO Pick

When we run our PRO numbers, we recommend bettors take at least a Grade of B or a 3.5% edge before considering a wager based solely on projections.