Magic ends 12-game losing streak with win over Blazers

Magic ends 12-game losing streak with win over Blazers

Credit: NBAE/Getty Images

ORLANDO, FL - FEBRUARY 10: LaMarcus Aldridge #12 of the Portland Trail Blazers shoots against the Orlando Magic on February 10, 2013 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Print
Email
|

by Associated Press

kgw.com

Posted on February 11, 2013 at 7:52 AM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- J.J. Redick scored 22 points, Nikola Vucevic added 17 points and 19 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 110-104 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night.

The Magic shot 50 percent from the field in earning their first win since Jan. 16. They play their next two games at home. Reserve Gustavo Ayon had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Orlando.

LaMarcus Aldridge led Portland with 25 points. Nicolas Batum (bah-TOOM') added 19 points and Wesley Matthews chipped in 17.

The Blazers, who have lost three in a row overall, fell to 1-7 in their last eight road games.

They play at Miami Tuesday and New Orleans on Wednesday before the All-Star break.

Print
Email
|