Orlando Magic vs Phoenix Suns : TV channel, Start time, Injury report, starting lineups & game prediction (December 31)

Orlando Magic and Phoenix Suns face off at Footprint Center, Phoenix, AZ on Sunday, December 31st, 2023 8:00 PM ET .

Who’s Playing

Orlando Magic @ Phoenix Suns

How To Watch ?

  • Date & time : Sunday, December 31st, 2023 8:00 PM ET
  • Arena : Footprint Center, Phoenix, AZ
  • TV & radio channel : Arizona’s Family 3TV / Arizona’s Family Sports, Suns Live, SiriusXM, KMVP 98.7 / S: KSUN, Bally Sports Florida
  • Live Stream: FuboTV

Orlando Magic – Phoenix Suns injury report :

Orlando Magic injury report :

Wendell Carter: Out (Finger)
Markelle Fultz: Out (Knee)
Kevon Harris: Out (Coach’S Decision)
Jalen Suggs: Questionable (Ankle)
Jonathan Isaac: Questionable (Ankle)

Phoenix Suns injury report :

Bradley Beal: Questionable (Lower Back)
Damion Lee: Out (Knee)
Kevin Durant: Questionable (Ankle)
Grayson Allen: Questionable (Groin)
Nassir Little: Questionable (Concussion)

Orlando Magic – Phoenix Suns starting lineups :

The following were the starters for both teams in their previous games:

Orlando Magic starting lineup :

C. Anthony, PG #50 J. Suggs, SG #4 F. Wagner, SF #22 P. Banchero, PF #5 W. Carter Jr., C #34

Phoenix Suns starting lineup :

D. Booker, PG #1 E. Gordon, SG #23 G. Allen, SF #8 K. Durant, PF #35 J. Nurkic, C #20

Game prediction : Orlando Magic – Phoenix Suns

Spread : +6 (-110) (ORL)
Over/Under (Totals) : 229.5

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