Orlando vs New Jersey Recap - Magic Win 91-90
|Orlando vs New Jersey Recap - Magic Win 91-90|
Orlando earned a 91-90 victory over New Jersey on Saturday, getting 16 points from Dwight Howard at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Magic were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 189.5.
Orlando got 14 points from Brandon Bass and another 13 points from Jameer Nelson. Jameer Nelson contributed 4 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Jersey got 26 points from Devin Harris in a losing cause and another 23 points from Brook Lopez. Devin Harris contributed 8 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 7 rebounds.
Orlando led at halftime, 52-51.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 43 boards, while New Jersey only had 31.
Orlando heads into a battle against the Grizzlies. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.