Bobcats vs Magic Final: 111-101 - Recap
|Bobcats vs Magic Final: 111-101 - Recap|
The Magic were burned for 30 points by Al Jefferson on Friday as the Bobcats picked up a 111-101 win at Amway Center.
Bettors who backed the Bobcats were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 189.5.
Charlotte got 19 points from Kemba Walker and another 17 points from Josh McRoberts. Kemba Walker contributed 10 assists, while Al Jefferson cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Magic got a 24-point performance from Arron Afflalo, who was supported by 18 points from Tobias Harris. Victor Oladipo had 10 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Glen Davis grabbed 11 rebounds.
The Bobcats hit the break trailing 53-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Orlando as they grabbed 38 boards, while Charlotte only had 36.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.