Game Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder at Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic defeated the Detroit Pistons 112-98 behind 20 points from Victor Oladipo on Wednesday. The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 106-97 Wednesday.
These two teams met back on December 15 and the Thunder held off a late Magic rally for a 101-98 victory.
The Magic are now 14-37 while the Thunder are 40-11.
The Magic rank 24th in offensive rating (98.6), 18th in defensive rating (104.2) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.27). The Thunder are sixth in offensive rating (107.4) third in defensive rating (99.1) and play at the league’s 10th-fastest pace (97.59).
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 Zach Zarba, Pat Fraher and Ben Taylor.
The Line: Oklahoma City – 9.5 (199.5)
Oklahoma City Thunder
- Jameer Nelson returned to action Wednesday.
- Russell Westrbook remains out after knee surgery.
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