Orlando Magic Team Report – January 16
=== Orlando Magic Team Report – January 16 ===
(Sports Network) – The Magic edged the Pacers, 85-84, at Conseco Fieldhouse
on Saturday night.
Hedo Turkoglu scored 23 points and Grant Hill added 19 in the victory. Steve
Francis collected 17 points before fouling out as the Magic held on down the
stretch. Orlando, which led by as many as 18 points in the game, has won five
The Magic never trailed after taking a 19-18 lead on Dwight Howard’s layup
with 4:23 remaining in the first quarter. But they couldn’t put the Pacers
Doug Christie was making his first appearance for the Magic after they
acquired him in a trade that sent Cuttino Mobley and Michael Bradley to the
Sacramento Kings. Christie scored two points in 27 minutes.
The road team has won seven of the last eight meetings between Indiana and
Orlando has the next two days off before hosting the Detroit Pistons on