Recap - Magic Defeat Detroit 90-74
|Recap - Magic Defeat Detroit 90-74|
Orlando got 15 points from Andrew Nicholson en route to a 90-74 victory over Detroit on Wednesday at Amway Center.
Orlando won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 189.5.
Arron Afflalo had 12 points for Orlando and Glen Davis chipped in with 11 points. Jameer Nelson had 7 assists for the Magic, while Glen Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Pistons got a 19-point performance from Greg Monroe, who was supported by 13 points from Rodney Stuckey. Brandon Knight had 5 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Greg Monroe grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Magic hit the break trailing 48-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 53-48.
Next game, Orlando takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Toronto.