(36-20) vs. (36-22)
Line: Magic by 6.5
Tickets: $24-$345 on TiqIQ
–We won’t know whether Dwight Howard’s words after Wednesday’s loss will do much until the team takes the floor tonight. But Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports that at least nominally, the team agrees with Howard and Stan Van Gundy’s assessment. Unrest in the Magic locker room in the wake of Wednesday’s loss to the Kings has been the talk of the team with little activity at the trade deadline.
–Noah Sharfman of OrlandoMagic.com caught up with treasured player Bo Outlaw to find out what has made him so important to the franchise.
–Dwight Howard shrugged his shoulders to the news of Kendrick Perkins’ trade out of Boston, Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports. Stan Van Gundy had a rare moment of surprise.
–The Magic stood pat at the trade deadline, but don’t be surprised to see them go after a big man in free agency.
–The question most Magic fans have entering tonight’s game against Oklahoma City: Who is going to guard Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook?