New Jersey 90, Orlando 91

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, November 13, 2010 7:00 PM
Location - Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
Officials - # Kane Fitzgerald, #55 Bill Kennedy, #58 Zach Zarba
Attendance - 15086

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Orlando 31 21 16 23 91
New Jersey 25 26 18 21 90

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Orlando 6-3 4-2 2-1 W1
New Jersey 3-6 2-4 1-2 L1

Recap

Jameer Nelson hit the decisive basket with 4.1 seconds left to lift the visiting Orlando Magic to a 91-90 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Saturday.

Nelson’s hoop snapped a two-game losing streak for Orlando (6-3). New Jersey’s Devin Harris missed a 40-foot heave at the buzzer.

Brook Lopez hit two free throws with 11.5 seconds left to give the Nets (3-6) a one-point lead prior to Nelson’s game-winning shot.

Nelson (13 points) was one of five Orlando players to score in double figures. Dwight Howard had 16 points and 10 rebounds, Brandon Bass had 14 points and eight rebounds, Vince Carter scored 13 points and Mickael Pietrus tallied 12 points on four 3-pointers.

Harris scored a game-high 26 points and also had eight assists. Lopez (21 points) and Travis Outlaw (20 points, four 3-pointers) also had solid games for the Nets.

New Jersey trailed 89-83 with 57 seconds left before going on a 7-0 run to take the lead. Jordan Farmar’s 3-point basket pulled the Nets within one point with 20.7 seconds left before Lopez’s two free throws put New Jersey ahead.

Top Game Performances

Orlando   New Jersey
Dwight Howard 16 Scoring Devin Harris 26
Chris Duhon 4 Assists Devin Harris 8
Dwight Howard 10 Rebounds Kris Humphries 7
Brandon Bass 6 Free Throws Made Devin Harris 7
Rashard Lewis 2 Steals Jordan Farmar 2
Dwight Howard 2 Blocks Kris Humphries 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Orlando 91 41.6 8-25 19-26 18 43 4 4 10
New Jersey 90 49.3 8-18 12-15 15 31 5 3 13

Upcoming Games

  • New Jersey will play their next game on the road against L.A. Clippers. The Nets have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .333 after a loss.
  • Orlando will play their next game at home against Memphis. The Magic have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .667 after a loss.
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