Magic Down New Jersey 86-70 - Match Report
|Magic Down New Jersey 86-70 - Match Report|
Orlando earned an 86-70 victory over New Jersey on Friday, getting 18 points from Dwight Howard at Amway Center.
The Magic were a 12-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Jameer Nelson had 13 points for Orlando and Glen Davis chipped in with 13 points. Jameer Nelson had 6 assists for the Magic, while Ryan Anderson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Nets got a 14-point performance from Gerald Green, who was supported by 11 points from DeShawn Stevenson. Anthony Morrow had 5 assists in a losing cause for New Jersey, while Johan Petro grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 46-36 at the break.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-39.
Orlando looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Orleans.