Corey Maggette went off for 29 points and added 7 rebounds leading Charlotte over Orlando, 100-84, on Tuesday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 9 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 187.5.
Charlotte got 16 points from Gerald Henderson and another 10 points from Bismack Biyombo. D.J. Augustin contributed 8 assists, while Bismack Biyombo cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Orlando got 15 points from Dwight Howard in a losing cause and another 14 points from Ryan Anderson. Jameer Nelson contributed 4 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard had 17 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 48-43 at the break.
Charlotte had a 46-41 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.