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Orlando Magic edge the Cleveland Cavaliers to snap 6-game skid

2021-05-05 14:33:30

Orlando Magic edge the Cleveland Cavaliers to snap 6-game skid

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Cole Anthony’s driving layup and two free throws in the last minute Wednesday night allowed the Orlando Magic to survive a huge rally by the Cleveland Cavaliers and take a 109-104 win in Cleveland.

Anthony finished with 18 points as Orlando (19-43) snapped a six-game losing streak and won for just the second time in 14 games. Gary Harris paced the Magic with 19, while Chuma Okeke scored 18 before leaving the game in the fourth quarter with an ankle injury.

Reserves Dwayne Bacon and Chasson Randle added 16 and 10 points, respectively, for Orlando, which hit 50.6 percent of its field goal attempts.

Cleveland (21-41) erased a 21-point deficit at the fourth quarter’s beginning, tying the score at 104 when Kevin Love drained a 3-pointer with 1:03 left. But Anthony gave the Magic the lead for good with 45.1 seconds remaining, then made his foul shots with 21 seconds on the clock after a Cav

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