Recap - Magic Defeat Milwaukee 114-98
|Recap - Magic Defeat Milwaukee 114-98|
Dwight Howard scored 28 points and added 14 rebounds for a double-double, leading Orlando over Milwaukee, 114-98, on Saturday at Amway Center.
Orlando won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 190.5.
Orlando got 18 points from Jason Richardson and another 16 points from Ryan Anderson. Jameer Nelson contributed 10 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
The Bucks got a 27-point performance from Brandon Jennings, who was supported by 18 points from Ersan Ilyasova. Brandon Jennings had 5 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Ersan Ilyasova grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 61-60 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 46 boards, while Milwaukee only had 33.
Orlando looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.