- Joined Mar 13, 2009
Time: 7 p.m.
TV: KMYS, ESPN
Radio: WOAI-AM 1200, KCOR-AM 1350
POS - SPURS - MAGIC
PG - 3 George Hill (6-2, 2nd yr) - 14 Jameer Nelson (6-0, 6th yr)
Hill, Blair only players to appear in all 65 games for Spurs.
SG - 20 Manu Ginobili (6-6, 8th yr) - 15 Vince Carter (6-6, 12th yr)
Carter averaging 18.6 points, shooting 51 percent since January slump.
SF - 24, Richard Jefferson (6-7, 9th yr) - 20 Mickael Pietrus (6-6, 7th yr)
Jefferson’s request: Keep me paired with Manu.
PF - 21 Tim Duncan (6-11, 13th yr) - 9 Rashard Lewis (6-10, 12th yr)
Second night of back-to-back, so Duncan might be due a night off.
C - 34 Antonio McDyess (6-10, 14th yr) - 12 Dwight Howard (6-11, 6th yr)
Howard leads NBA in rebounding and blocks for second straight year.
45 DeJuan Blair, C/F, 6-7, 1st yr
15 Matt Bonner, C/F, 6-10, 6th yr
10 Keith Bogans, G, 6-5, 7th yr
8 Roger Mason Jr., G, 6-5, 6th yr
1 Malik Hairston, G/F, 6-5, 2nd yr
28 Ian Mahinmi, F/C, 6-11, 3rd yr
11 Cedric Jackson, G, 6-3, 1st yr
22 Matt Barnes, F, 6-7, 7th yr
30 Brandon Bass, F, 6-8, 5th yr
13 Marcin Gortat, C/F, 6-11, 3rd yr
8 Anthony Johnson, G, 6-3, 13th yr
7 J.J. Redick, G, 6-4, 4th yr
44 Jason Williams, G, 6-1, 11th yr
33 Ryan Anderson, F, 6-10, 2nd yr
Spurs: Gregg Popovich
Magic: Stan Van Gundy
Spurs: Tony Parker (fractured fourth metacarpal, right hand) is out.
Magic: Barnes (sprained big toe, left foot) is day-to-day.
PROJECTED INACTIVE PLAYERS
Spurs: Garrett Temple, Parker.
Magic: Adonal Foyle
Spurs are 6-6 this season on the second night of a back-to-back, sweeping their last three. ... Orlando had season-high eight-game winning streak snapped Sunday against Charlotte. ... Magic had never won season series against Spurs until sweeping two meetings last season. ... Bogans has played 250 of his 488 career games with the Magic.
- Jeff McDonald