Recap - Magic Defeat Atlanta 101-76
|Recap - Magic Defeat Atlanta 101-76|
Orlando cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Atlanta out of the gym and running up a 101-76 score at Amway Center.
Orlando was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 179.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Orlando got 17 points from Jason Richardson and another 14 points from J.J. Redick. Jameer Nelson contributed 5 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Hawks got a 22-point performance from Josh Smith, who was supported by 12 points from Marvin Williams. Al Horford had 6 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Al Horford grabbed 14 rebounds.
The Magic hit the break leading 58-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-43.