Magic Fall 117-104 Against Oklahoma City - Game Recap
Orlando was scorched by Kevin Durant for 26 points as the Thunder defated the Magic 117-104 in NBA action on Friday.
Oklahoma City did not, however, defeat the Magic against the spread, which closed at 17.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 208.5.
Oklahoma City got 23 points from Russell Westbrook and another 20 points from Serge Ibaka. Russell Westbrook contributed 6 assists, while Kendrick Perkins cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Magic got a 26-point performance from Jameer Nelson, who was supported by 21 points from Nikola Vucevic. Jameer Nelson had 7 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Nikola Vucevic grabbed 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 73-56 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 52 boards, while Orlando only had 33.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act on the road to face Dallas looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.