Tipoff between Orlando and Brooklyn is set for 6:00 PM Eastern on Fox Sports Florida and ESPN 580 AM in Orlando. The Orlando Pinstriped Post GameThread will appear at 4:00 PM in this StoryStream and on the cover.
Orlando's last time out: The Magic squandered a 14-point lead Friday against the Washington Wizards, falling by a 96-86 final after scoring just 16 points in 4-of-15 shooting in the fourth quarter. In defeat, Arron Afflalo led the Magic with 19 points, while Jameer Nelson scored 12 with 11 assists.
Brooklyn's last time out: The Nets dropped to 43-36 on the season Friday against the Atlanta Hawks, 93-88, as they shot 43.5 percent from the floor. Rookie big man Mason Plumlee led the hosts with 17 points off the bench. Paul Millsap tallied a game-best 27 points with 10 rebounds for the victors.
The last meeting: Wednesday night, the Magic improved to 2-0 at home against Brooklyn with a 115-111 win despite 31 points from Joe Johnson. Afflalo led the Magic with 25 points, and E'Twaun Moore came off the bench to shoot 6-of-6 for 17 of his own. The Nets played without starting swingmen Paul Pierce and Shaun Livingston.