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Magic at Pelicans: Orlando looks for sweep

With a victory Sunday, Orlando can sweep the New Orleans franchise for the first time since the 2004/05 season.

Brian Roberts
Brian Roberts
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The Orlando Magic open a three-game roadtrip on Sunday with a visit to the New Orleans Pelicans.

Tipoff between Orlando and New Orleans 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 took care of the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday, 114-105, for their second win in their last three games. Tobias Harris dominated with 28 points and 20 rebounds, and Arron Afflalo added an efficient 23 points of his own.

New Orleans' last time out: The Pelicans topped the Detroit Pistons, 103-101, on Friday as Eric Gordon scored a layup with two seconds remaining for the winning points. Reserve three-point specialist Anthony Morrow led New Orleans with 21 points off the bench.

More Pelicans coverage: The Bird Writes

The last meeting: The Magic blasted the Pelicans, 110-90, in Orlando's first home game of the 2013/14 season. Afflalo led six Magic players in double-figure scoring with 30 points, while Maurice Harkless scored 20 of his own to go with eight rebounds and four steals.