ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -Jameer Nelson scored 24 points, and Dwight Howard had 14 points and 13 rebounds to help the Orlando Magic win for the seventh time in eight games, 90-78 over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night.
Howard picked up his fifth foul halfway into the fourth quarter and went to the bench. That wasn't anything new for the Magic, who played the last two games with the All-Star center sidelined by a sore knee.
Rashard Lewis finished with 15 points, and Hedo Turkoglu had 11. The Magic improved to 20-6. Tim Duncan led the Spurs with 19 points.
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