With a 31-18 record while playing elite basketball, it is a pretty safe assumption the Orlando Magic will be returning to the NBA playoffs come April. Sans a catastrophic breakdown, this will be the sixth time O-Town acquires a playoff berth in the Dwight Howard era.
Nonetheless, there is still time in the regular season to destroy the high seeding the Orlando Magic have worked all season to obtain. With games against the Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers and New York Knicks, the Magic must avoid falling asleep in the next 17 games.
So, here are the four critical games the Magic must win to gain confidence for the playoffs.