Game Preview: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks
The Orlando Magic are coming off of a 121-112 loss to the San Antonio Spurs. The Milwaukee Bucks were last in action Saturday when they were defeated by the Washington Wizards 114-107.
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 behind Afflalo’s 21 points.
They played for a third time on February 18 and the Bucks earned a 104-100 victory.
The Magic are 19-45 and the Bucks are 12-50.
The Magic rank 26th in offensive rating (99.3), 19th in defensive rating (104.5) and play at the league’s 17th-fastest pace (96.13). The Bucks are third-to-last in offensive rating (98.8) second-to-last in defensive rating (107.6) and play at the league’s 25th-fastest pace (94.19).
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 Ron Garretson, Derrick Collins and Scott Twardoski.
The Line: Milwaukee -1.5 (203.5)
- Victor Oladipo missed his second consecutive game Saturday.
- Carlos Delfino is out for the season (right foot surgery).
- Larry Sanders is out with a broken right orbital bone.
- Ekpe Udoh is out indefinitely with a swollen right knee.
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