April 28, 2009

NBA: Orlando 91, Philadelphia 78

Dwight Howard had 24 points and 24 rebounds Tuesday, pacing Orlando to a 91-78 win over Philadelphia and a 3-2 lead in their Eastern quarterfinals.

Rashard Lewis also scored 24 and Rafer Alston added 14 for the Magic.

Andre Iguodala scored 26 points for the 76ers. Andre Miller added 17 points and Willie Green 16.

Game 6 is set for Thursday in Philadelphia, and, if necessary, Game 7 would be Saturday in Orlando.