Game Preview: Indiana Pacers at Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic earned a thrilling 103-102 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tobias Harris’ walkoff dunk. The Indiana Pacers defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 118-113 in overtime Friday night.
These two teams met on opening night when the Pacers defeated the Magic 96-86 behind 24 points from Paul George.
They met again Monday and the Pacers blew out the Magic 98-79.
The Pacers are 39-10 while the Magic are 15-37.
The Magic rank 25th in offensive rating (98.8), 18th in defensive rating (104.3) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.20). The Pacers rank 18th in offensive rating (102.5), first in defensive rating (94.0) and play at the league’s 18th-fastest pace (95.84).
Tip-off from the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida is scheduled for 6:00 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 in Spanish on AM 1270 WRLZ.
The officials for tonight’s game are Sean Corbin, Tony Brown and Violet Palmer.
The Line: Indiana – 8.0 (190.5)
- Lance Stephenson missed Friday’s game due to a bruised lower back/hip and is activated to play.
- Jason Maxiell is unavailable due to personal reasons, but is expected to be available Wednesday against Memphis.
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