The Orlando Magic come into the season's 19th week with the second-worst record in the NBA at 16-44, including 21 losses in their last 23 games, and 31 losses in their last 35 games.
Before getting to the schedule, we'll take a moment to recognize khlotsesh, who edged nserraes by one point to win last week's predictions contest.
Monday, March 4th: Magic at New Orleans Hornets, 8 PM Eastern, Fox Sports Florida
Wednesday, March 6th: Magic at Miami Heat, 7:30 PM Eastern, Fox Sports Florida
The Magic visit Miami for the first time this season to take on LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and company, who are rolling along with the best record in the East. Miami won an overtime thriller in Orlando, 112-110, on New Year's Eve, led by James' 36 points, as Nik Vucevic had a career game of 20 points and 29 rebounds for the Magic.
Friday, March 8th: Magic vs Indiana Pacers, 7 PM Eastern, Fox Sports Florida
The Pacers have taken control of the Central Division, and now have Danny Granger back after missing several months with a knee injury. One of the Magic's rare wins in 2013 came against the Pacers in January, 97-86, in Orlando.
Sunday, March 10th: Magic vs Philadelphia 76ers, 7 PM Eastern, Fox Sports Florida
The 76ers will be looking for revenge after Orlando made Philly look awful last Tuesday in a 98-84 road victory. The season series is tied at one game apiece, and this game will determine who wins the season series.