January 27, 2021 – The NBA G League released its 2021 schedule today and announced the Lakeland Magic will open their season on Thursday, February 11 against the Austin Spurs, NBA G League affiliate of the San Antonio Spurs. Game time is 7:30 p.m. All games will be played at a single-site location at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
The Lakeland Magic will join 17 other teams, including the NBA G League Ignite team consisting of top 2021 draft prospects. Each team will play a 15-game regular season. The top eight teams will advance to a single-elimination playoff, which will begin on March 8 and conclude with the NBA G Final presented by YouTube TV on March 11.
The Lakeland Magic have three nationally televised games. On Tuesday, February 23 at 3:00 p.m. Lakeland will play the Westchester Knicks, NBA G League affiliate of the New York Knicks, on ESPN2. On Sunday, February 28 at 3:00 p.m. Lakeland will play the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, NBA G League affiliate of the Indiana Pacers, on NBA TV and Twitch. On Friday, March 5 at 3:00 p.m. Lakeland will play the Iowa Wolves, NBA G League affiliate of the Minnesota Timberwolves, on NBA TV and Twitch.
2021 LAKELAND MAGIC SCHEDULE (ALL TIMES EASTERN)
*ALL GAMES PLAYED AT ESPN WIDE WORLD OF SPORTS AT WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT
|Thursday||February 11||Austin Spurs||7:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Friday||February 12||Long Island Nets||3:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Sunday||February 14||Memphis Hustle||3:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Tuesday||February 16||Rio Grande V. Vipers||11:00 AM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN+|
|Thursday||February 18||Erie BayHawks||3:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Friday||February 19||Oklahoma City Blue||3:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Sunday||February 21||Agua Caliente Clippers||11:00 AM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN+|
|Tuesday||February 23**||Westchester Knicks||3:00 PM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN2|
|Wednesday||February 24||Canton Charge||11:00 AM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN+|
|Friday||February 26||Delaware Blue Coats||11:30 AM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Sunday||February 28**||Fort Wayne Mad Ants||3:00 PM||AdventHealth Arena||NBA TV + Twitch|
|Monday||March 1||Greensboro Swarm||7:30 PM||The Field House||ESPN+|
|Wednesday||March 3||Salt Lake City Stars||7:00 PM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN+|
|Friday||March 5**||Iowa Wolves||3:00 PM||AdventHealth Arena||NBA TV + Twitch|
|Saturday||March 6||Raptors 905||11:00 AM||AdventHealth Arena||ESPN+|
**Nationally Televised Game