Some minor adjustments to Orlando’s rotation helped produce a couple wins for the Magic against two of the top eight teams in the Eastern Conference this past weekend.
The Magic are now set to embark on a ten-day, six-game road trip that begins tonight in Charlotte against Steve Clifford’s former team. Clifford spent five years coaching the Charlotte Hornets from 2013 to 2018.
Who: Orlando Magic (16-19) at Charlotte Hornets (17-18)
When: Monday, January 31st, 6:00 PM EST
Where: Spectrum Center, Charlotte, NC
Line: Charlotte -7.5, O/U: 210.5
Injuries: Orlando - D.J. Augustin (questionable, ankle), Jonathon Simmons (questionable, ankle)
|Pace: 97.0 (26th)||Pace: 99.5 (15th)|
|ORtg: 106.0 (27th)||ORtg: 112.3 (9th)|
|DRtg: 109.6 (13th)||DRtg: 110.3 (17th)|
|PG - D.J. Augustin (GTD)
or Jerian Grant
|PG - Kemba Walker|
|SG - Evan Fournier||SG - Jeremy Lamb|
|F - Aaron Gordon||SF - Nicolas Batum|
|PF - Jonathan Isaac||PF - Marvin Williams|
|C - Nikola Vucevic||C - Cody Zeller|
GAME #36 TONIGHT— Orlando Magic PR (@Magic_PR) December 31, 2018
(pregame show at 5:30 p.m.)
What are they wearing? pic.twitter.com/0i9P1seuA8
Please check out our preview of tonight’s Magic/Hornets game here.
For some perspective from the other side, visit our friends over at the Hornets community At the Hive.
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