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The Brooklyn Nets are hosting the Orlando Magic at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Friday night. 

The Magic come into the game 4-11 after beating the Knicks in Manhattan earlier in the week. 

As for the Nets, they had an embarrassing loss to the Golden State Warriors, but rebounded fast with a win over the Cleveland Cavaliers the next night. 

On Friday, they will be without their best player Kevin Durant who is out with a shoulder injury. 

Up until the matchup with the Magic, the 33-year-old had played in all 16 games and has averages of 28.6 points, 7.9 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game. 

He has looked like a potential MVP to start the season. 

The Nets started out the year 1-2 in their first three games, but are 11-5 on the season which has them as the second seed in the Eastern Conference. 

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