Howard, Magic edge Lakers

Howard, Magic edge Lakers

Dwight Howard went for 21 points and 14 rebounds, as the Orlando Magic fought off the Los Angeles Lakers to win Game 3 of the NBA Finals 108-104 on Tuesday night.

The game resulted in a push with Orlando as 4-point home favorites as the game played OVER the 199-point total listed by sportsbooks.

Rashard Lewis also netted 21 points for the Magic, who now trail the Lakers 2-1 in the best-of-seven series.

Kobe Bryant led Los Angeles with 31 points and eight assists, while Pau Gasol scored 23 points for the Lakers.