Recap - Magic Defeat Philadelphia 105-94
|Recap - Magic Defeat Philadelphia 105-94|
Nikola Vucevic scored 21 points and added 16 rebounds for a double-double, leading Orlando over Philadelphia, 105-94, on Wednesday at Amway Center.
Bettors who backed the Magic were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 209.5.
Glen Davis had 19 points for Orlando and Victor Oladipo chipped in with 18 points. Victor Oladipo had 5 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
Philadelphia got 26 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 23 points from Michael Carter-Williams. Evan Turner contributed 8 assists for the 76ers, while Evan Turner had 11 rebounds.
The Magic hit the break leading 55-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 45 boards, while Philadelphia only had 40.
Next game, Orlando takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face New Orleans.