(2-1) vs. (2-1)
Time/TV: 2 p.m./ESPN3
Line: Canada by 8
Tickets: Have you seen attendance at this event? You will not have a problem
Other Games of Note: Latvia 73, Montenegro 72 (Vucevic -- 4 pts, 3 rebs., 1/7 FGs)
Turkey vs. Italy, 11:30 a.m./ESPN3
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Andrew Nicholson (CAN): 14.8 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 55.6% FG%
1) Friday is the deadline for teams to make their tender offers to second round picks and that was a big deadline for the Magic and Romero Osby. According to Steve Kyler of HoopsWorld, the Magic made that offer to Osby and retained his rights.
2) Joe Kaiser of ESPN Insider breaks down what Maurice Harkless moving to the shooting guard position could mean.
3) Tyler Lashbrook of Orlando Pinstriped Post writes about Tracy McGrady's transcendence.
4) There was some delay in Canada's advancing to the second round of the FIBA Americas Championship, but coach Jay Triano has his team's sights on the next round.
5) The Magic are interested in Devin Ebanks according to Alex Kennedy of HoopsWorld.