■When, where: Today, 2:30, at Amway Center, Orlando, Fla.
■TV, radio: Ch. 5, WEEI (850).
■Scoring: Dwight Howard 22.0, Jason Richardson 18.5, Gilbert Arenas 16.2.
■Rebounding: Howard 13.2, Brandon Bass 5.3, Richardson 4.4.
■Assists: Jameer Nelson 7.0, Arenas 5.5, Chris Duhon 2.9.
■Head to head: This is the first of three meetings this season.
■Miscellany: The Magic recently acquired Arenas, Richardson, Hedo Turkoglu, and Earl Clark in two separate deals, giving up Rashard Lewis, Vince Carter, Mickael Pietrus, and Marcin Gortat . . . This will mark the second consecutive season that the Magic have hosted the Celtics on Christmas Day. Last season, Boston prevailed, 86-77 . . . Forward Ryan Anderson returned Thursday after missing nine games with a sprained foot . . . Guard J.J. Redick is 31 for 59 on 3-pointers since Nov. 20.