Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Toronto Raptors
The Magic are now 12-34 while the Raptors are 23-21. The Magic were blown out by the Detroit Pistons 103-87 on Tuesday night. The Raptors were last in action Monday when they defeated the Brooklyn Nets 104-103.
This is the first of three meetings between the two teams.
The Magic rank 25th in offensive rating (98.4), 19th in defensive rating (104.4) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.31). The Raptors are 20th in offensive rating (104.0) sixth in defensive rating (100.9) and play at the league’s 23rd-fastest pace (94.70).
Tip-off from the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario 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, Mark Ayotte and Matt Boland.
The Line: –
- Nikola Vucevic remains out because of his concussion.
- DeMar DeRozan missed Monday’s game with a sprained right ankle.
- Landry Fields (wrist) and Tyler Hansbrough (ankle) are out indefinitely.
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