In Tuesday night NBA action, the Oklahoma City Thunder will travel to the Amway Center to take on the Orlando Magic.
The Thunder have won five straight games and have climbed into third place in the Western Conference standings. On Sunday, Oklahoma City built a 14-point halftime lead and cruised to a 118-112 home victory versus Milwaukee. The Thunder outrebounded the Bucks by a 65-57 margin and shot 47 percent from the field.
Oklahoma City F Paul George poured in a game high 36 points and pulled down 13 rebounds. Russell Westbrook chipped in 13 points, 13 rebounds, and 11 assists for the Thunder.
The Orlando Magic have lost three straight games and are currently four games behind Charlotte for the final playoff spot in the East. On Sunday, Orlando had no answer for James Harden down the stretch of a 103-98 road loss at Houston. The Magic led by 16 points after one quarter and dominated the Rockets on the glass by a 66-47 margin.
Orlando F Aaron Gordon tallied a team high 23 points on 9-for-18 shooting and grabbed ten rebounds. Nikola Vucevic added 19 points and 17 rebounds for the Magic.