Brooklyn vs Orlando Recap - Magic Win 107-86
The battle between the Magic and Nets didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Brooklyn was handed a 107-86 defeat on Sunday at Amway Center.
The Magic were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Orlando got 19 points from Nikola Vucevic and another 19 points from Victor Oladipo. Arron Afflalo contributed 8 assists, while Nikola Vucevic cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 21 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 16 points from Paul Pierce. Deron Williams contributed 7 assists for the Nets, while Paul Pierce had 7 rebounds.
Orlando led at halftime, 41-38.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 54-42.
Orlando heads into a battle against the Clippers. Brooklyn, meanwhile, will have their next action against Utah.