Magic vs Pacers Final: 111-96 - Recap
Orlando earned a 111-96 victory over Indiana on Wednesday, getting 19 points from Dwight Howard at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed the Magic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 5.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 203.5.
Jason Richardson had 19 points for Orlando and Hedo Turkoglu chipped in with 18 points. Jameer Nelson had 4 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
The Pacers got a 27-point performance from Danny Granger, who was supported by 21 points from Darren Collison. Darren Collison had 4 assists in a losing cause for Indiana, while Jeff Foster grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 62-48 at the break.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-41.
Next game, Orlando takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Indiana, they head home to face New Jersey.