Tipoff between Orlando and Toronto 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 yielded 44 points to Carmelo Anthony and trailed by as much as 14, but they nonetheless rallied to defeat the New York Knicks on Friday at Amway Center. Word word Victor Oladipo tallied 30 points, nine rebounds, and a career-best 14 assists in a history-making performance, and Arron Afflalo scored 32 of his own before leaving the game in the second overtime period due to a sprained ankle.
Toronto's last time out: The Raptors continued their surprisingly strong season by picking up a 98-91 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday. A 37-21 advantage in the third period proved to be the difference for the host Raptors. .
The last meeting: Toronto routed the Magic, 98-83, in January behind a blistering shooting performance from beyond the arc: Toronto sank 14 triples against Orlando's defense. Kyle Lowry stuffed the stat sheet with 33 points, seven rebounds, and 11 assists. Orlando couldn't get its own offense going, shooting 33.3 percent from the floor.