Orlando Magic face the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday, 4th of January, 08:00 PM EST at the Amway Center. The Magic is #13 in the Eastern Conference standings with a balance of 13-24 and OKC is on the 13th spot at this time in the Western Conference, with a record of 16-21.
Orlando Magic vs Oklahoma City Thunder Head to Head
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final
When the Orlando Magic last stood up against the Thunder in November of 2022 at the Paycom Center, the game ended with a score of 116-108 in Oklahoma’s favor. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had a great game and finished with 34 points, grabbing 4 rebounds, and providing 6 assists. Wendell Carter Jr. played a similar role for the Magic, ending with 30 points, 2 dimes, and 12 boards, but these personal stats proved insufficient for the win. The Oklahoma City Thunder have had the upper hand in the last five games against the Orlando Magic, winning three and falling short two times. There were 210.2 points scored on average across those five encounters.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Orlando Magic Form
12-30-2022 12-28-2022 12-27-2022 12-23-2022 12-21-2022 12-19-2022 12-18-2022 12-16-2022 12-14-2022 12-11-2022 100:119vs Washington Wizards 121:101@ Detroit Pistons 110:129vs Los Angeles Lakers 133:113vs San Antonio Spurs 110:116@ Houston Rockets 126:125@ Atlanta Hawks 92:95@ Boston Celtics 109:117@ Boston Celtics 135:124vs Atlanta Hawks 111:99vs Toronto Raptors
The Orlando Magic were outplayed on 12/30, losing 100-119 against the Washington Wizards on their home floor. Franz Wagner dropped 28 points, delivered 8 assists, and grabbed 4 boards, but despite his efforts, the Magic eventually lost. Orlando finished the match averaging 42.0% field goals, 68.8% from the foul line, and 18.5% three-pointers. The Magic has a 6-4 record in the last ten meetings and are currently on a three-game losing streak. The team is performing poorly at the Amway Center with a 9-11 home record. The Orlando Magic will face the Memphis Grizzlies at Amway Center in their next outing on Thursday, January 5th.
Orlando Magic Averages this Season
- Points For110.20
- Points Against114.00
- Points Difference-3.80
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Orlando Magic Standout Performer
The Magic's main contributor this season has been Paolo Banchero with 20.9 points, 3.9 assists and 6.7 boards for an average of 34.1 minutes on the court.
Orlando Magic Missing Players
- Jonathan IsaacKnee
- Chuma OkekeKnee
- Jalen SuggsAnkle
- Bol BolMedical Protocols
Oklahoma City Thunder Form
01-03-2023 12-31-2022 12-29-2022 12-27-2022 12-23-2022 12-21-2022 12-19-2022 12-17-2022 12-16-2022 12-14-2022 150:117vs Boston Celtics 96:115vs Philadelphia 76ers 121:113@ Charlotte Hornets 130:114vs San Antonio Spurs 125:128vs New Orleans Pelicans 101:98vs Portland Trail Blazers 123:121vs Portland Trail Blazers 115:109vs Memphis Grizzlies 110:112vs Minnesota Timberwolves 108:110vs Miami Heat
The Oklahoma City Thunder’s previous game was on January 3, when they faced the Boston Celtics and recorded a huge 150-117 blow out win at home. OKC’s most valuable player of the match was Josh Giddey, who scored 25 points, got 5 rebounds, and provided 5 assists. This proved enough for them to triumph in the end. 59.2% of his team’s field goal attempts hit the basket. The Thunder roster also averaged 63.6% free throws and a fantastic 50.0% 3-point shooting on the night. The organization has won one meeting in a row and holds a record of 5-5 for the previous ten matches. When visiting, OKC are 5–12 this season. The Oklahoma City Thunder are scheduled to next face the Washington Wizards on Friday, January 6th, on home court.
Oklahoma City Thunder Averages This Season
- Points For116.10
- Points Against117.10
- Points Difference-1.00
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Oklahoma City Thunder Standout Performer
Shai GilgeousAlexander stands above the rest of his teammates, contributing with 30.8 pts, 5.8 assists and 4.8 boards to the cause for an average of 35.7 spent of the floor.
Oklahoma City Thunder Missing Players
- Chet HolmgrenFoot
- Ousmane DiengWrist
- Jaylin WilliamsAnkle
Field Goals Made4236
Field Goals Attempts8189
3 pts Made1315
3 pts Attempts3337
Free Throws Made2928
Free Throws Attempts3631
|Wendell Carter Jr.||30||4||9||44.4||0||4||0.0||5||6||83.3||2||11||13||1||0||2||2||3||13||+4|
Oklahoma City Thunder
|Lindy Waters III||12||2||5||40.0||2||5||40.0||0||0||0||2||1||3||2||0||1||0||1||6||+10|