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Today's Game: Orlando Magic at Toronto Raptors

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2009/2010 NBA Season
Orlando Magic main logo
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Toronto Raptors main logo
10-3 6-7
November 22nd, 2009
Air Canada Centre
12:30 PM
FSN Florida
Probable starters:
Jason Williams PG Jose Calderon
Vince Carter SG DeMar DeRozan
Mickael Pietrus SF Hedo Turkoglu
Rashard Lewis PF Chris Bosh
Dwight Howard C Andrea Bargnani
Previous Meetings:
November 1st: Magic 125, Raptors 116
Game Officials
Joe Crawford
James Capers
Mark Lindsay

The Toronto Raptors have the dubious distinction of leading the league in offense (115.2 points per 100 possessions) and bringing up the rear in defense (116.4 points allowed per 100 possessions). If the visiting Orlando Magic can maintain their hot shooting from the last time these teams met--Orlando sunk 17 three-pointers in 29 attempts, without Vince Carter or Rashard Lewis, who will both play today--the Raptors won't stand much of a chance. That, and Dwight Howard, for whom Toronto has no answer.

But don't discount the Raptors. They always play Orlando tough, and although the Magic's defense has improved lately, Toronto's high-octane offense will present them a challenge.