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Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Philadelphia 76ers

2013 December 3
by Andrew Melnick
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The Orlando Magic lost their second straight game on Monday night when they fell to the Washington Wizards 98-80. Orlando’s last win came on Wednesday when they earned a 105-94 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, the team they’ll take on Tuesday night.

The Magic are 6-11 while the 76ers stand at 6-12

The Magic rank 22nd in offensive rating (102.1), 13th in defensive rating (104.8) and play at the league’s 10th-fastest pace (95.6). The 76ers are 24th in offensive rating (100.6) 27th in defensive rating (107.5) and play at the league’s fastest pace (100.0).

Tip-off from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 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 Marc Davis, Scott Wall and James Williams.

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The Line: Philadelphia -2.0 (208.5)

Starters:

Philadelphia 76ers

Spencer Hawes
Thaddeus Young
Hollis Thompson
Evan Turner
Michael Carter-Williams

Orlando Magic

Nikola Vucevic
Glen Davis
Arron Afflalo
Victor Oladipo
E’Twaun Moore*

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  • *Jameer Nelson made the trip to Philadelphia, but didn’t play in last night’s loss to the Wizards. Tobias Harris is not on the trip.
  • Big man Arnett Moultrie (left ankle), rookie Nerlens Noel (left knee) and former Magic guard Jason Richardson (left knee) are all out indefinitely.

76ers Resources:

CSN Philly
76ers Gab
Liberty Ballers
Philadunkia
Philly.com
The Sixer Sense

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