Amidst rumors and uncertainty of the future of Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard, the Magic still have games to play. Early on in the first quarter, Orlando started the game out quickly jumping out to an 18-8 lead, but the Spurs quickly rallied back to even it up and actually lead the Magic 36-35 after the first quarter.
In the second quarter the two teams continued going and back and forth until halftime where the Spurs took a 59-58 lead. At the half, Dwight Howard is close to another double-double with 10 points and 7 rebounds while Jameer Nelson has picked up 16 points and hit on all four of his three-point shots. For the Spurs, Tony Parker and Tim Duncan have both picked up 15 points so far, with Parker picking up 7 assists and Duncan with 7 rebounds.
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