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Miami continues winning streak against Orlando

Miami Heat (53-28, 1st in Eastern Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (21-60, 15th in Eastern Conference)

Orlando Florida; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT

Bottom line: Miami will look to keep their three-game road win streak alive when the Heat face Orlando.

The Magic are 2-13 in division play. Orlando is eighth in the league with 35.1 defensive rebounds per game, led by Wendell Carter Jr. Average 8.2.

Heat are 35-16 in Eastern Conference Play. Miami has a score of 110.0 points while outscoring opponents by 4.7 points per game.

The teams are playing for the fourth time this season. The Heat won the last matchup 93–83 on 26 December. Jimmy Butler scored 17 points to help lead the Heat to victory.

Top Performer: Cole Anthony averaged 2.0, scored 3-pointers per game for the Magic, scoring 16.3 points, while shooting 33.8% from beyond the arc. Franz Wagner averages 15.2 points in his last 10 appearances for Orlando.

Kyle Lowry averages 13.4 points and 7.5 assists for the Heat. Butler averages 22.7 points and 5.2 rebounds, shooting 54.8% in the last 10 games for Miami.

Last 10 games: Magic: 3-7, averaging 100.5 points, 45.9 rebounds, 25.0 assists, 7.2 steals and 4.0 blocks per game while shooting 42.2% from the field. Their opponents average 110.4 points per game.

Heat: 6-4, averaging 113.5 points, 38.5 rebounds, 25.1 assists, 7.5 steals and 2.7 blocks per game while shooting 50.6% from the field. His opponents average 109.2 points.

Injuries: Magic: Wendell Carter Jr.: Day-to-Day (Wrist), Jonathan Isaacs: Out for the Season (Knee), Bol Bol: Out (Leg), Cole Anthony: Day-Day (Toe), Mo Bamba: Day -Day (ankle), Franz Wagner: Day to day (ankle).

Heat: Omar Yurtseven: out (ill), PJ Tucker: out (calf).


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