The Wizards played the Orlando Magic tonight and they finally did what they have wanted to do all season, the beat Orlando. The Wizrds have had a tough time facing the Magic this season. Losing all three of their first three meetings with the Magic, the Wizards knew it was going to have to happen tonight or wait until next season to get a win over the Magic. The Magic came out and dominated the first quarter as the Wizards must have thought, Oh no here we go again. Looking up at the score board Washington must have been a little down. The Magic was leading after one 29-18.
That’s right folks the Wizards were down by 11 points after the first quarter. Somehow Washington was able to get things turned around before the half. Washington out scored the Magic by 11 points in the second quarter and just like that the game was tied at the half at 41. Washington would come out and in the third quarter the Wizards were almost able to keep up with the Magic point for point. The Magic only out-scored the Wizards in the third quarter by one. The game would go into the final quarter up for grabs.
Up for grabs that is before the Wizards were able to turn on the after burners and outscored the Magic by nine in the fourth to win the game 93-85 over the Orlando Magic tonight. Kevin Seraphin led the Wizards tonight with 24 points 13 rebounds and two assists. Jordan Crawford, scored 21 points with 4 rebounds and 4 assists. The Wizards got plenty of help off their bench tonight, James Singleton,Cartier Martin, both scored a dozen. The Wizards would take the final game of the series after suffering three losses to the Magic this season.
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