ORLANDO - The Orlando Magic host the Oklahoma City Thunder Friday night at the Amway Center. The game starts at 7:00pm.
New Oklahoma City Head Coach, Billy Donovan, will coach in Florida for the first time since he left his job at the University of Florida in the offseason. Donovan has some history with the Magic, too. He signed on to coach Orlando in 2007, but then he changed his mind and went back to the Gators.
Donovan is now coaching stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook in Oklahoma City. The Thunder come into Friday night’s game with a 1-0 record, after beating San Antonio Wednesday.
Orlando is 0-1 on the season after losing to Washington at home Wednesday. Victor Oladipo was the high scorer for the Magic with 17 points.
Friday night's game the only matchup between Oklahoma City and Orlando this season.