December 27, 2008

NBA: Orlando 118, Minnesota 94

Hedo Turkoglu scored 26 points Saturday night to lead the Orlando Magic to a 118-94 victory over Minnesota.

Rashard Lewis added 24 points for Orlando, which has won seven straight and 11 of its last 12 games. Jameer Nelson had 20 points, eight assists and six rebounds and Dwight Howard had 17 points and five blocked shots for the Magic.

Rashad McCants scored 21 points for the Timberwolves. Al Jefferson added 16 points and seven rebounds and Ryan Gomes had 14 points and nine rebounds.

The Magic used a 10-0 run to vault to a 102-87 lead with 4:39 left in the game.