Preview: Magic hope to bounce back on the road against Knicks
TV: FOX Sports Florida
TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m.
Orlando Magic (22-29, eighth in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (15-36, 13th in the Eastern Conference)
New York hosts the Orlando Magic after the Knicks took down the Cavaliers 139-134 in overtime.
The Knicks are 10-22 against Eastern Conference opponents. New York is seventh in the league with 46.3 rebounds led by Julius Randle averaging 9.5.
The Magic are 15-15 against Eastern Conference opponents. Orlando allows 104.8 points to opponents and has been outscored by 1.5 points per game.
The teams meet for the second time this season. The Magic won 95-83 in the last matchup on Oct. 30. Nikola Vucevic led Orlando with 21 points, and Randle led New York with 16 points.
Randle is shooting 44.9 percent and averaging 18.9 points. Marcus Morris Sr. is shooting 44.9 percent and averaging 21.2 points over the last 10 games for New York.
Evan Fournier has averaged 18.7 points and 2.7 rebounds for the Magic. Markelle Fultz has averaged 5.8 assists and scored 10.8 points over the last 10 games for Orlando.
LAST 10 GAMES
Knicks: 4-6, averaging 103.4 points, 46.8 rebounds, 22.2 assists, 6.8 steals and 4.8 blocks per game while shooting 45.7 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 105.5 points on 45.2 percent shooting.
Magic: 2-8, averaging 99.8 points, 42 rebounds, 24 assists, 7.2 steals and 4.4 blocks per game while shooting 42.9 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 108.6 points on 48.3 percent shooting.
Knicks: Reggie Bullock: day to day (illness), Mitchell Robinson: day to day (illness), RJ Barrett: day to day (ankle), Damyean Dotson: day to day (illness), Allonzo Trier: day to day (illness).
Magic: Jonathan Isaac: out (knee), D.J. Augustin: out (knee), Al-Farouq Aminu: out (right knee).