TOR is led in scoring by Bosh, who averages 22.7 ppg, 10.7 rebs; G T.J. Ford 14.3 ppg, 8 asts; G Juan Dixon 12.1 ppg; G/F Anthony Parker 11.6 ppg; and G/F Morris Peterson 9.3 ppg. Rookie Andrea Bargnani is out indefinitely recovering from an appendectomy, as is F/C Jorge Garbajosa with a bad ankle. TOR averages 99.2 ppg, while allowing 98.4 ppg. ORL averages 93.9 ppg, while allowing 94.3 ppg.
TOR has beaten the Magic in their previous 3 meetings this season, with Bosh scoring 41 pts and 34 pts in the two games he played against the Magic. DHoward has averaged 22 pts, 11.3 rebs against TOR this season. Because of the fact TOR played last night and are missing 2 regulars, the Magic is a 5 pt favorite (www.pinnaclesports.com).