Game Preview: New York Knicks at Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic are coming off of a 105-100 loss to the Sacramento Kings. The New York Knicks were last in action Saturday when they lost to the Memphis Grizzlies 95-87.
The Magic are now 8-19 while the Knicks are 8-18.
These two teams met in New York on December 6 and the Knicks dominated the Magic, earning a 121-83 victory.
The Magic rank 24th in offensive rating (98.6), 14th in defensive rating (102.5) and play at the league’s 14th-fastest pace (96.96). The Knicks are 19th in offensive rating (101.4) 23rd in defensive rating (104.6) and play at the league’s second-slowest pace (92.36).
Tip-off from the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida 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 Ed Malloy, Courtney Kirkland and Karl Lane.
The Line: New York – 1.0 (194.5)
New York Knicks
- E’Twaun Moore missed Saturday’s game with a thigh injury.
- The Knicks are without Raymond Felton (strained left hamstring), Kenyon Martin (strained abdominal), Pablo Prigioni (hairline fracture in right big toe) and Metta World Peace (knee).
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