Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks
The Orlando Magic were defeated by the Memphis 86-81 just before the All-Star break Wednesday. The New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 102-98 on Wednesday.
These two teams met back on November 13. Arron Afflalo’s 36 points powered the Magic past the Bucks 94-91.
They met again on January 31 and the Magic defeated the Bucks 113-102.
The Magic are 16-38 and the Bucks are 9-43.
The Magic rank 26th in offensive rating (98.7), 17th in defensive rating (104.1) and play at the league’s 16th-fastest pace (96.02). The Bucks are second-to-last in offensive rating (96.5) second-to-last in defensive rating (106.6) and play at the league’s 25th-fastest pace (94.27).
Tip-off from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is scheduled for 8:00 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 Mike Callahan, Marat Kogut and Kevin Scott.
The Line: Orlando – 3.0 (194.5)
- Larry Sanders is out with a broken left orbital bone.
- Carlos Delfino is out for the season after foot surgery.
- John Henson (sprained right ankle), Luke Ridnour (back spasms) and Ekpe Udoh (knee) are questionable.
- O.J. Mayo (illness) and Caron Butler (high left ankle sprain) are out indefinitely.
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