Boston 82, Orlando 84

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 25, 2009 8:00 PM
Location - Amway Arena, Orlando, Florida
Officials - #19 James Capers, #10 Ron Garretson, #51 Leroy Richardson
Attendance - 17461

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Boston 21 18 23 20 82
Orlando 25 22 23 14 84

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 54-19 29-6 25-13 L1
Orlando 53-18 28-7 25-11 W4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win , the Orlando Magic have a 28-7 record at home this season. The Boston Celtics are 25-13 while on the road this season.
  • Orlando has a streak of 4 straight up wins . The Magic have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up loss The Celtics have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Dwight Howard played 38:29 minutes and scored 24 points. He shot 61.1% from the field and has averaged 21.8 points over the last five games.
  • Paul Pierce played 43:51 minutes and scored 26 points. He shot 43.5 % from the field and has averaged 17.2 points over the last five games.
  • Following this game the Orlando Magic average 102.1 points per game and hold opponents to 94.8 points per game. The Boston Celtics average 100.8 points per game and hold opponents to 92.7 points per game.

Top Game Performances

Boston   Orlando
Paul Pierce 26 Scoring Dwight Howard 24
Ray Allen 5 Assists Rafer Alston 6
Kendrick Perkins 11 Rebounds Dwight Howard 21
Paul Pierce 5 Free Throws Made Rashard Lewis 5
Glen Davis 2 Steals Dwight Howard 2
Kendrick Perkins 2 Blocks Dwight Howard 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Boston 82 43.4 4-16 12-15 14 47 4 5 18
Orlando 84 37.0 10-25 14-17 19 41 6 9 14

Upcoming Games

  • Orlando will play their next game at home against Milwaukee. The Magic have a W/L % of .712 after a win and .889 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Atlanta . The Celtics have a W/L % of .759 after a win and .667 after a loss.
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