Orlando vs Philadelphia Recap - Magic Win 95-85
Orlando earned a 95-85 victory over Philadelphia on Monday, getting 19 points from Jameer Nelson at Wells Fargo Center.
Orlando won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 191.5.
Dwight Howard had 19 points for Orlando and Ryan Anderson chipped in with 18 points. Jameer Nelson had 7 assists for the Magic, while Ryan Anderson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The 76ers got a 22-point performance from Elton Brand, who was supported by 15 points from Jrue Holiday. Jrue Holiday had 11 assists in a losing cause for Philadelphia, while Andres Nocioni grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 50-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 56 boards, while Philadelphia only had 31.
Orlando looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The 76ers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.