Recap - Magic Defeat Cleveland 103-87
The Magic got a 23-point performance from Ryan Anderson, who added 16 rebounds as Orlando ran past Cleveland 103-87 on Sunday at Amway Center.
Bettors who backed the Magic were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 18. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 205.5.
Orlando got 20 points from Dwight Howard and another 17 points from J.J. Redick. Jameer Nelson contributed 8 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 20 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 20-point performance from Manny Harris, who was supported by 16 points from Samardo Samuels. Anthony Parker had 6 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 56-43 at the break.
Orlando had a 61-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Orlando heads into a battle against the Grizzlies. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.