Game Preview: San Antonio Spurs @ Orlando Magic
The 6-9 Orlando Magic will look to make it three straight wins Friday night. After defeating the Atlanta Hawks and Philadelphia 76ers this week, they’ll play host to one of the NBA elites, the 13-2 San Antonio Spurs.
The Spurs are coming off of a 94-88 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
The Magic rank 18th in offensive rating (103.5), 11th in defensive rating (104.1) and play at the league’s 10th-fastest pace (95.9). The Spurs are eighth in offensive rating (106.5), second in defensive rating (95.1) and play at the league’s 12th-fastest pace (95.0).
Tip-off from the Amway Center is scheduled for 7:00 pm EST and will be shown locally on FS Florida.
As always, if you can’t watch the game, you can listen on the radio – in English on AM 580 WDBO and FM 96.5 and in Spanish on AM 1270 WRLZ.
The officials for tonight’s game are David Jones, Curtis Blair and Kane Fitzgerald.
The Line: San Antonio – 8.5 (197)
San Antonio Spurs
- Both starting point guard Jameer Nelson, who left Wednesday’s game with a sprained left foot and forward Tobias Harris, who had a set back in his return from a sprained ankle, are listed as questionable.
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