The Orlando Magic fell to 2-2 on Wednesday night with a loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves, 90-75. Orlando was outscored 25-12 in the opening quarter, opening up a gap they were unable to close.
The Magic starters combined for only 35 points. Arron Afflalo led with 12 points, but all of those came in the first half. Glen Davis led the team in rebounds with six, but he also turned the ball over four times. J.J. Redick was more help, going 5-of-12 in 20 minutes off the bench, ending with 16 points. Combined, Orlando shot only 35 percent.
Luke Ridnour led the Timberwolves in scoring with 19 points, followed by Derrick Williams with 14.
After winning their first two games, the Magic have lost two straight. Next on their schedule is a pair of games against the Brooklyn Nets, the first at the Amway Center on Friday, followed by a Sunday afternoon game at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.