Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Denver Nuggets
The Orlando Magic were blown out by the Sacramento Kings 103-83 on Friday night. The Denver Nuggets were last in action Thursday when they took down the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-88.
The Magic are now 10-26 while the Nuggets are 18-17.
The Magic rank 26th in offensive rating (98.0), 17th in defensive rating (103.0) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.47). The Nuggets are 11th in offensive rating (103.7) 13th in defensive rating (102.4) and play at the league’s sixth-fastest pace (98.78).
Tip-off from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado is scheduled for 9:00 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, Leroy Richardson and Ben Taylor.
The Line: Denver – 12.5 (202)
- Nikola Vucevic is out with a concussion.
- Arron Afflalo suffered a strained right foot Friday night.*
- Wilson Chandler (strained left groin) is questionable while Danilo Gallinari (left knee surgery) and JaVale McGee (stress fracture in left tibia) out indefinitely.
- The Nuggets also have had issues with Andre Miller.
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