Orlando visits San Antonio, aims to break road losing streak

Tue, Jan 30, 2024
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Orlando visits San Antonio, aims to break road losing streak

Orlando Magic (24-23, eighth in the Eastern Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (10-37, 15th in the Western Conference)

San Antonio; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Orlando visits San Antonio looking to break its three-game road slide.

The Spurs have gone 5-18 at home. San Antonio is 6-19 in games decided by 10 or more points.

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The Magic are 9-16 on the road. Orlando is sixth in the league allowing just 111.2 points while holding opponents to 47.7% shooting.

The Spurs score 112.9 points per game, 1.7 more points than the 111.2 the Magic allow. The Magic average 10.9 made 3-pointers per game this season, 2.9 fewer made shots on average than the 13.8 per game the Spurs give up.

TOP PERFORMERS: Devin Vassell is scoring 18.2 points per game and averaging 3.6 rebounds for the Spurs. Victor Wembanyama is averaging 20.2 points and 7.8 rebounds over the last 10 games for San Antonio.

Paolo Banchero is averaging 23 points, seven rebounds and five assists for the Magic. Jalen Suggs is averaging 1.5 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Orlando.

LAST 10 GAMES: Spurs: 3-7, averaging 114.3 points, 43.0 rebounds, 30.8 assists, 7.6 steals and 6.1 blocks per game while shooting 47.4% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 120.2 points per game.

Magic: 3-7, averaging 105.9 points, 40.3 rebounds, 23.9 assists, 7.5 steals and 4.9 blocks per game while shooting 46.3% from the field. Their opponents have averaged 108.4 points.

INJURIES: Spurs: Zach Collins: day to day (ankle), Charles Bassey: out for season (knee).

Magic: Gary Harris: out (calf), Markelle Fultz: out (rest).

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