Sure these Magic aren't the LA Clippers who opened a game with a punch Miami could never come back from, but don't underestimate these Magic either. They fought back from a 23-point deficit last night to beat the Hornets in Charlotte 105-100. The Magic won last night by playing a 3-guard lineup, something Coach Jacque Vaughn will probably do again tonight.
The only good news for the Heat that you could take from the last game was that Chris Bosh got out of his shooting slump, scoring 28 points against the Clippers.
Miami has won its last ten games against Orlando.
Who's playing..or not:
Norris Cole looks to be a game time decision due to his dislocated finger on his non-shooting hand. Cole has played in 160 straight games. Josh McRoberts and Dwyane Wade may also be game-time decisions.
Aaron Gordon (broken foot) is out for the Magic indefinitely
Who to watch for:
James Ennis may be the breakout player tonight because of the video you're about to see:
Probable Heat starters:
G - Mario Chalmers
G - Dwyane Wade
SF - Luol Deng
PF - Shawne Williams
C - Chris Bosh
Probable Magic starters:
G - Victor Oladipo
G - Evan Fournier
SF - Tobias Harris
PF - Channing Frye
C - Nikola Vucevic
For more on the Magic: Orlando Pinstriped Post
Tip off time / Broadcast info:
7:00 p.m. on Sun Sports. Radio: FM 104.3 The Ticket