Friday, May 7, 2010

Orlando Magic Soars Past the Atlanta Hawks

The Atlanta hawks made their presence felt making the game closed until the Orlando Magic made their big 3's in the fourth quarter that capped a 19-2 run turning the game wide open, prevailing game 2 of their series, 112-98. The Hawks, after a 43-point loss in Game 1, is impressive with this game by making 6 of 7 three point shots, 25 of their free throws and outrebounding the Magic 32-22. Still, they were down by one at the end of the 3rd quarter thanks to the buzzer-beating 3 pointer by Jameer Nelson. It was a momentum shift of the game as teh magic carried that buzzer beater with a big lead of their own leading by as much as 15 points in the 4th quarter. Dwight Howard, after a bloodied nose from the start of the third quarter was impressive with this one scoring 27 points and grabbing 17 caroms. Vince Carter, showed what he can do, playing one of his best game in the playoffs, scoring 24 points while Jameer Nelson and Michael Pietrus contributed 2o points apiece for the Magic. The Atlanta Hawks was good in this game but came up short with Al Horford leading the Hawks with 24 points on top of 10 rebounds and the 6th Man of the Year Jamal Crawford added 24 points. The Atlanta Hawks will try to rebound in Game 3 of their series at their homecourt.


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