The Orlando Magic and Indiana Pacers meet Tuesday night for the final time in 2012/13. Tipoff is set for 7 PM Eastern on Fox Sports Florida in the Orlando market. The Orlando Pinstriped Post GameThread will appear at 5 PM in this StoryStream and on the cover.
Orlando's last time out: The Magic led by as many as 13 points in the fourth quarter on Sunday against the Milwaukee Bucks, but fell by a 115-109 final as Monta Ellis scored 25 of his 39 points in the final 12 minutes. Rookie forward Maurice Harkless had 23 points and nine rebounds in defeat, while Arron Afflalo led Orlando with 24.
Indiana's last time out: Behind a balanced offense, the Pacers coasted past the Cleveland Cavaliers, 111-90, on Monday. Eight Pacers scored at least eight points, with Gerald Green's 20 leading the way. Cleveland shot 38 percent from the field.
The last meeting: Indiana made quick work of the Magic on March 8th, jumping out to a 22-15 lead after the first quarter and outscoring the hosts in every period; the final score was 115-89. Paul George scored an effortless 25 points, while Tyler Hansbrough and D.J. Augustin came off the bench to score 18 and 14, respectively, exploiting the Magic's lack of depth.