MAGIC WIN SERIES 4-1

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Toronto tried, but it couldn't tug hard enough on Superman's cape. Another 20-20 night from Dwight Howard powered the Magic to a 102-92 win Monday and into the second round. Story
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ESPN.com Research Notes

This is the second straight year the Magic have been in the playoffs. Last year, they lost in four games to the Pistons in the first round.

This is the second straight year the Raptors have been in the playoffs, too. Last year, as the No. 3 seed, they lost in the first round to the Nets.

Chris Bosh averaged 33 points in three games against the Magic during the regular season.

In the past five seasons, a No. 3 seed has lost four opening-round series (Raptors in 2007, Nuggets in 2006, Celtics in 2005 and Pacers in 2003).

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Player Matchups

RAPTORS MAGIC
T. FordT. Ford
Points: 12.1
Rebounds: 2.0
Assists: 6.1
PGJ. NelsonJ. Nelson
Points: 10.9
Rebounds: 3.5
Assists: 5.6
A. ParkerA. Parker
Points: 12.5
Rebounds: 4.1
Assists: 2.2
SGM. EvansM. Evans
Points: 8.9
Rebounds: 2.9
Assists: 1.1
J. MoonJ. Moon
Points: 8.5
Rebounds: 6.2
Assists: 1.2
SFH. TurkogluH. Turkoglu
Points: 19.5
Rebounds: 5.7
Assists: 5.0
C. BoshC. Bosh
Points: 22.3
Rebounds: 8.7
Assists: 2.6
PFR. LewisR. Lewis
Points: 18.2
Rebounds: 5.4
Assists: 2.4
R. NesterovicR. Nesterovic
Points: 7.8
Rebounds: 4.8
Assists: 1.2
CD. HowardD. Howard
Points: 20.7
Rebounds: 14.2
Assists: 1.3

Season Series

Orlando leads 2-1
Nov 7, 2007 ORL 105, @TOR 96Recap | Box Score
Feb 20, 2008 @TOR 127, ORL 110Recap | Box Score
Mar 4, 2008 @ORL 102, TOR 87Recap | Box Score

Injury Report

TORONTO RAPTORS
tor No recent injuries
ORLANDO MAGIC
orl No recent injuries

Playoff History

TOR ORL
Championships: 0 Championships: 0
Last Championship: N/A Last Championship: N/A
Last Season:
Lost in Eastern Conference first round
Last Season:
Lost in Eastern Conference first round

Team Stats (Regular Season)

  RAPTORS MAGIC
PPG 100.2 104.5
RPG 40.1 42.0
APG 23.8 20.8
FG% 46.803 47.440
FT% 81.242 72.115
3P% .392 .386

Featured Comment

    Orlando has gotten NO RESPECT so far, and they went in and took care of business.

  • BIGD1988706

Raptors 92, Magic 102