Warriors win a thriller against the Magic

Q1       Q2       Q3       Q4                   Final Score

Orlando Magic                      25        39        19        27                    110    

Golden State Warriors         26        21        32        37                    116

 

Oracle Arena, Oakland, November 26 – Orlando Magic lost the game that they were dominating for a large amount of time. They had the same style of game as they did against the Lakers, they were playing OK in the first quarter while in the 2nd they torched them, but this time it wasn’t enough for them.

The first quarter was pretty even for both sides as they were quite close to each other on points. Warriors scored 26 points to the Magic 25. But in the 2nd quarter, Magic couldn’t miss, they scored 39 points while conceding only 21 points, thus going to the halftime break with a 17-point lead. Kevin Durant and co. knew that they had to make a huge comeback if they wanted to win this game. In the 3rd quarter they started playing a much better defense and they scored 32 points to the Magic 19, this tempo continued in the 4th quarter as well, they scored 37 while conceding only 27 points.

Kevin Durant had an amazing game, he scored 49 points, while also adding 6 rebounds and 9 assists. Klay Thompson was feeling also feeling his shot, he scored 29 points and added 5 rebounds. For the Magic, Nikola Vucevic continues with his great performances, this time he had 30 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists. Terrence Ross also had a great offensive performance with 28 points.

On Wednesday, Orlando will visit Portland, while on Thursday the much-anticipated derby will be played in Tornto, between the Warriors and the Raptors.

Stats taken from NBA.com

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