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NBA: Orlando 105, New Jersey 102

March 6, 2009

Hedo Turkoglu paced a fourth-quarter rally Friday that brought the Orlando Magic a 105-102 victory over New Jersey.

The Nets owned an eight-point lead with 7 minutes to play before the Magic went on a 17-5 run. Orlando took the lead for good at 102-100 with 3:21 to play on a jumper by Turkoglu, who scored eight of the Magic’s final nine points.

The Nets missed nine of their last 10 shots.

Dwight Howard led the Magic with 26 points, Rashard Lewis had 21 and Turkoglu finished with 13 points and eight rebounds.

Devin Harris scored 25 for New Jersey and the Nets got 19 each from Vince Carter and Yi Jianlian.

Orlando has won three straight and six out of eight. New Jersey has dropped three of four.


Source: upi



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