ORL vs SAC Dream11 NBA Team Prediction – Fantasy Team News
Sacramento Kings vs Orlando Magic
Match Timing: January 08, 2019, @ 08:30 AM IST
NBA Regular Season
Venue – Golden 1 Center
ORL vs SAC Dream11 MATCH PREVIEW:
Two teams will look to return to winning ways when Sacramento Kings host Orlando Magic in an NBA match at Golden 1 Center, in Sacramento, on Wednesday morning (IST).
The King’s can use a win here after losing their last four games heading into this match , one of which was the 123-127 home loss against the reigning NBA champions.
They may have lost the game but Warriors’ superstar Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, and Klay Thompson heaped praise on Sacramento, all indicating towards the immense talent pool at Kings’ disposal, which h in time should bear them the desired fruits.
Sacramento are averaging 115.2 points per game this season while the opponents are dropping 117 points per game, which is a negative outcome. The defence has the team down on many occasions and things need to shore up in that department of Kings are to do justice to their talent.
At the moment, Kings are 10th in the Western Conference, with a 19-20 record so far.
The Magic are not setting the league on fire by any means and are struggling to put a decent run this season. They have lost their last two games, six in the last nine games and are 10th in the Eastern Conference.
Orlando are one of the lowest scoring teams as they are averaging just 103.1 points per game, while the opponents are dropping 107.3 points per game.
This is an away game and Magic haven’t fared well on the road this season. They have lost five times in the last six away games heading into this match.
Regular Season Record-
Sacramento Kings: W-19, L-20
Orlando Magic: W-17, L-22
Players to watch out for:
Buddy Hield – The 26-year-old is topping the points charts for his team this season. Points have been coming in big numbers for him and he remains the only player for Kings to average in the 20s this season. He is in very good form as well, scoring 27, 29 and 32 points in the last three games coming into this match.
De’Aaron Fox – Though he had an average game against Golden State Warriors, the 21-year-old remains Kings’ superstar and one of the most critical players for his team. For his age, his numbers are decent, averaging 17.8 points per game to be precise.
Nikola Vucevic – Arguably Magic’s most consistent performer this season, Vucevic has dug his team out of hole on many occasions. The 28-year-old is dropping 20.5 points per game this season.
Aaron Gordon – The 23-year-old can make a difference and plays big part in defensive department. The likes of Evan Fournier, Terrence Ross and D. J. Augustin all are dropping decent points on average.
ORL vs SAC Dream11 TEAM NEWS:
Injured – For Kings, no player has been ruled out just yet.
Questionable – Marvin Bagley is still recovering from a knee injury and will be assessed ahead of this match.
Suspended – None.
Injured – Timofey Mozgov is suffering from a knee injury and has been ruled out of this match.
Questionable – None.
Suspended – None.
ORL vs SAC Dream11 Teams (Probables):
From the bench:
ORL vs SAC Dream11 Fantasy Team:
INDIA FANTASY PREDICTION:
Sacramento Kings have earned the praise this season for the way they go about their business, playing aan aggressive brand is in their DNA.
A win for Kings.
NOTE: THIS ORL vs SAC Dream11 MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON OUR RESEARCH AND UNDERSTANDING FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.