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Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons

2014 January 28

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The Orlando Magic fell to the New Orleans Pelicans 100-92 on Sunday night.  The Detroit Pistons were in action on Sunday as well when they lost to the Dallas Mavericks 116-106.

The Magic are now 12-33 while the Pistons are 17-27.

These two teams met back on December 27. Arron Afflalo scored 23 points to lead the Magic to a 109-92 victory.

The Magic rank 24th in offensive rating (98.6), 19th in defensive rating (104.4) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.32). The Pistons are 20th in offensive rating (101.6) 23rd in defensive rating (105.5) and play at the league’s 12th-fastest pace (97.22).

Tip-off from the Palace of Auburn Hills in Detroit, Michigan is scheduled for 7:30 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, Brent Barnaky and Tre Maddox.

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The Line: Detroit – 7.0 (206)

Starters:

Detroit Pistons

Andre Drummond
Greg Monroe
Josh Smith
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Brandon Jennings

Orlando Magic

Glen Davis
Tobias Hairrs
Arron Afflalo
Victor Oladipo
Jameer Nelson

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Pistons Resources:

Detroit Bad Boys
The Detroit News
Life on Dumars
MLive
Need 4 Sheed
Piston Powered
True Blue Pistons (official)

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