Both the Miami Heat and the Orlando Magic are on a collision course for this Saturday’s?All-Florida mega matchup?in Miami.
The Magic are coming off a much needed win over the Philadelphia 76ers 101-90 last night in?Philadelphia. Meanwhile the Heat?have?to face off with New York?Knicks?tonight?at Airlines Arena.
Miami superstar Lebron James is ready for his return tonight from a broken nose he suffered in a game last Thursday?but he will have to wear a protective face mask.
“I?wore it?through our practice, all throughout our contact drills and throughout the shooting?just to get in?rhythm with it. I will get in some more rhythm with it tomorrow and hopefully I can give it a shot,” James said.
On the?other side of the matchup Magic head coach?Jacque Vaughn says their first road win in a while was a?great one.
“Did a good job of making adjustments at halftime.? Having a pretty good third quarter?we put ourselves in position?to win a ball game; it was?67-67 to start the fourth quarter so we did some really good work in the fourth quarter.??Stayed the course and got an opportunity to get a win on the road,” Vaughn said.
The?game between the Heat and?Magic is set for this Saturday at?7:30.
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