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Orlando Magic vs Cleveland Cavaliers

Game Summary

The Cavaliers eye their third-straight win to start the 2017-18 season tonight when they host the Orlando Magic. Tipoff from Quicken Loans Arena is at 8:00 p.m. (ET).
After powering past the Milwaukee Bucks last night by a score of 116-97, the Wine & Gold look to stay focused as they head into the second matchup of their first back-to-back of the season.
In yesterday's matchup, the Cavs demonstrated superb offensive strength, as seen in LeBron James' team-high 24 points and eight assists. LBJ was flanked by five other teammates who also scored in double digits (Love-17, Korver-17, Crowder-14, Rose-12, Green-10).
The Cavs also received an exceptional performance from their bench who outscored the Bucks’ reserves 45-23 and were led by Kyle Korver’s 17 points on 6-8 (.750) shooting, including 5-6 (.833) from beyond the arc.
By the end of the divisional meeting against Milwaukee, Cleveland shot 44-81 (.543) from the field, 11-26 (.423) from three-point range and a perfect 17-17 from the foul line. The last time the Cavs shot perfect from the foul line with that many attempts was Dec. 17, 1987 when they went a franchise-best 22-22 from the charity stripe versus Chicago.
The Wine & Gold aim to keep their early season momentum rolling against a team they have had great success against recently. Entering tonight's contest, the Cavaliers have defeated the Magic in 17 straight regular season matchups.
Orlando (1-1) hopes to break past .500 when they come to The Land tonight. They'll look to rebound from a tough, 126-121, loss against the Brooklyn Nets last night. Despite the loss, big man Nikola Vucevic shined for the magic, dropping 41 points and snagging 12 boards. Swingman Evan Fournier followed suit with 22 points, nine rebounds and five assists.
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