New Jersey Falls 94-78 to Magic - Recap
|New Jersey Falls 94-78 to Magic - Recap|
Orlando earned a 94-78 victory over New Jersey on Thursday, getting 22 points from Ryan Anderson at Amway Center.
Bettors who backed the Magic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 180.5.
Jason Richardson had 16 points for Orlando and Dwight Howard chipped in with 16 points. Hedo Turkoglu had 7 assists for the Magic, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 24 boards.
The Nets got a 17-point performance from MarShon Brooks, who was supported by 10 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams had 7 assists in a losing cause for New Jersey, while Kris Humphries grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 50-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 46 boards, while New Jersey only had 42.
Next game, Orlando takes its act on the road to face Charlotte looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Atlanta.