The line on the Magic-Nets game for July 31 has been especially fluid due to players on the Brooklyn squad opting to sit out the NBA reboot in Orlando.
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After the Magic opened at -1.5, the line has since moved to -3.5.
Nets center DeAndre Jordan has tested positive for the coronavirus and opted out of the league season reboot, he announced Monday.
“Found out last night and confirmed again today that I’ve tested positive for Covid while being back in market,” Jordan wrote on Twitter. “As a result of this, I will not be in Orlando for the resumption of the season.”
Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie tested positive for COVID-19, though Dinwiddie has yet to officially rule himself out, he told The Athletic on Monday.
Forward Wilson Chandler told ESPN on Sunday that he opted out of the season’s restart, citing family concerns.
The Nets are in seventh place in the Eastern Conference, a half-game ahead of the Orlando Magic for the final playoff spot.
Orlando has won the last three games in this series.
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