Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Chicago Bulls
The Orlando Magic’s rally came up just short in a 101-98 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder Sunday night. It was their eighth loss in their last nine games. The Chicago Bulls haven’t fared much better. A 99-77 loss to the Toronto Raptors Saturday was their fourth loss in five games.
The Magic are now 7-17 while the Bulls are 9-13.
The Magic rank 24th in offensive rating (99.2), 18th in defensive rating (103.1) and play at the league’s 11th-fastest pace (97.34). The Bulls are 28th in offensive rating (95.9) fourth in defensive rating (98.0) and play at the league’s third-slowest pace (93.30).
Tip-off from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois is scheduled for 8:00 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 Monty McCutchen, Karl Lane and Gary Zielinski.
The Line: Chicago – 7.0 (187)
- Glen Davis injured his shoulder Sunday, but returned to the game.
- Derrick Rose, is, of course out for the season while Kirk Hinrich missed Saturday’s game with a strained back.
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