Afflalo Rallies Magic Past Bucks 94-91
ORLANDO, Fla. — Arron Afflalo scored a career-high 36 points, Nikola Vucevic added 17 points and 11 rebounds and the Orlando Magic rallied to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 94-91 Wednesday night and snap a three-game skid.
Maurice Harkless and Victor Oladipo added 10 points apiece for the Magic.
O.J. Mayo led the Bucks with 25 points. Caron Butler added 20 and Khris Middleton had 19. Milwaukee has lost three straight.
Afflalo scored 29 points in the second half, including 11 straight for the Magic in the fourth quarter. He ended the game with an assist to Vucevic with 9.2 seconds to play that gave Orlando a 94-91 lead. Afflalo then stole the ball from Mayo to seal the win.
The Magic, who trailed by 19 points in the second quarter, finally caught the Bucks at 70 on Afflalo’s 3 with 2:50 left in the third quarter. It was one of seven 3-pointers for the Magic guard in the second half.
Source: Associated Press