Today we will be previewing two games, both on the NBA slate.
Pacers @ Magic
The 21-41 Indiana Pacers will travel to Orlando to take on the 14-47 Magic. Former #1 overall pick Markelle Fultz, is set to make his season debut tonight, after tearing his left ACL in the 2020-2021 shortened season. Orlando won their last game on Friday night, 119-111 over the Rockets, while the Pacers were able to pick up a 128-107 victory over the Celtics yesterday. Last time these two teams squared off, the Magic were able to erase a 17-point third quarter deficit en route to a 119-118 road win in Indiana.
Timberwolves @ Cavaliers
Both of these teams come into this game with a 2-3 record in their last 5 games. The Timberwolves are coming off of a 133-102 loss to the 76ers on Friday while the Cavaliers last defeated the Wizards, 92-86, on Saturday. Karl-Anthony Towns is averaging 24.4 points per game and 9.7 rebounds per game. He will go against another all-star center in Jarrett Allen who is averaging 16 points per game on 66.7% shooting from the field with 11 rebounds per game. Last time these two teams faced off, the Cavaliers grabbed a 123-106 win in Minnesota.