The Orlando Magic will try to improve their record to 2-0 when they host the Phoenix Suns Sunday evening. The Magic had an easy time Friday, defeating the Denver Nuggets 102-89. The Suns lost to the Golden State Warriors Wednesday, but rebounded with a 92-89 win over the Detroit Pistons Friday, powered by former Magic center Marcin Gortat’s 16 points and 16 rebounds (#dabledable).
Tip-off from the Amway Center is scheduled for 6:00 pm EST. The game will be shown locally on Fox Sports Florida.
As always, if you can’t watch the game, you can listen on the radio – in English on AM 580 WDBO and FM 96.5 and in Spanish on AM 1270 WRLZ.
The officials for tonight’s game are Ron Garretson, Tre Maddox and Sean Wright.
The Line: Orlando – 2.0
*Nelson is a game-time decision.
Gustavo Ayon (thumb) and Maurice Harkless (sports hernia) are expected to play. Al Harrington (knee) and Hedo Turkoglu (broken hand) won’t.
(Andrew Melnick is Howard the Dunk‘s lead blogger, a radio host for Sports Talk Florida and the NBA editor at SB Nation Tampa Bay. Subscribe to hisRSS feed, add him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter to follow him daily. You can download the HtD app here.)