Orlando vs Houston Recap - Magic Win 118-104
Orlando got 22 points and 14 rebounds from Dwight Howard en route to a 118-104 victory over Houston on Saturday at Toyota Center.
Orlando was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 209.5.
Orlando got 21 points from Hedo Turkoglu and another 18 points from Brandon Bass. Jameer Nelson contributed 9 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Houston got 19 points from Chase Budinger in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kevin Martin. Chuck Hayes contributed 4 assists for the Rockets, while Luis Scola had 9 rebounds.
The Magic hit the break leading 68-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 47 boards, while Orlando only had 46.
Next game, Orlando takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Minnesota.