Magic Wands: at Trail Blazers 12/9

(15-6) vs. (10-11)
Time/TV: 10:30 p.m./TNT, Sun Sports
Line: Magic by 2.5
Season Series: Tonight in Portland; March 7 in Orlando
Video Vault:

–Evan Dunlap of Orlando Pinstriped Post examines Rashard Lewis’ sharp decline.

–The Magic are out West for the next four games, starting tonight in Portland, and are in game two of a tough 10-game stretch.

Stan Van Gundy does his best work on the road.

–Eddy Rivera of Magic Basketball notes it is defense that is winning the Magic games this year.

–Evan Dunlap of Orlando Pinstriped Post analyzes how Dwight Howard picks up his technical fouls.

Stan Van Gundy previews the Portland Trail Blazers, including their backcourt. 

–Scott Gleeson of USA TODAY took a quick timeout with JJ Redick. Also find out which Magic player knows JJ best.

Ryan Anderson is getting better. And a belated happy birthday to Dwight Howard. 

Philip Rossman-Reich

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