January 6, 2009
NBA: Orlando 89, Washington 80
Hedo Turkoglu scored 22 points Tuesday, sparking the Orlando Magic to an 89-80 win over pesky Washington.
The Magic led 46-30 at halftime, but the Wizards refused to go away and whittled the deficit to 83-80 with under 2 minutes to go. But Orlando finished with six straight points to put the Wizards away.
Caron Butler got 29 points for the Wizards, who have lost three of four. Antawn Jamison added 13 points and nine rebounds.