Magic Down Philadelphia 99-91 - Match Report
Jameer Nelson scored 24 points and chipped in with 10 assists for Orlando on Sunday, leading the Magic to a 99-91 victory over Philadelphia at Amway Center.
The Magic were a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Orlando got 17 points from Arron Afflalo and another 15 points from Tobias Harris. Jameer Nelson contributed 10 assists, while Nikola Vucevic cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 26 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 16 points from Damien Wilkins. Jrue Holiday contributed 8 assists for the 76ers, while Thaddeus Young had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Orlando were victorious, as the score was 56-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 41 boards, while Philadelphia only had 38.
Orlando looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The 76ers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Brooklyn.