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(28-22) vs. (15-36)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Hawks by 3
Tickets: $2-$120 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Lost 81-72 in Atlanta on Nov. 19; Lost 86-80 in Atlanta on Dec. 12; Tonight in Orlando; March 30 in Atlanta
1) The NBA has suspended Hedo Turkoglu for 20 games for testing positive for methanolone, an anabolic steroid. Turkoglu said he took the substance unknowingly and apologized to the franchise, owners Rich DeVos and the fans.
2) The Magic are hoping to go into the All-Star Break on a positive note and get the team's first winning streak since mid-December, Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel writes.
3) Jacque Vaughn has been the "prince of positivity" for the Magic despite the team's horrid record, Mike Bianchi of the Orlando Sentinel writes.
4) In the last eight meetings, the Hawks have had the Magic's number.
5) Bill Champion of Welcome to Loud City asks whether the Thunder should go after J.J. Redick. Get in line.
6) Bradford Doolittle of ESPN Insider has a creative way the Magic could use their large trade exception.
7) Andrew Nicholson and Nikola Vucevic have 20-1 odds on winning the Rising Stars' MVP.