Magic roll past Mavericks

Magic roll past Mavericks

Dwight Howard netted 17 points and grabbed 20 rebounds for a double-double Thursday, leading the Orlando Magic over the Dallas Mavericks 97-82.

Orlando covered the slight 2.5-point spread, while the teams played UNDER the posted total of 197.

Mickael Pietrus collected 24 points for the Magic, and Vince Carter chipped in with 19 in the win.

Dirk Nowitzki had 24 points and six rebounds for the Mavericks.