Originally written December 14, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
ORLANDO -- The Orlando Magic got a big game from an unheralded set of reserves Friday night, riding to a 99-85 victory over the previously red-hot Golden State Warriors. The Magic (9-13) remain the only Eastern Conference team to beat the Warriors (15-8) this season, doing it for the second time in 11 days. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for the Warriors, who had beaten Detroit, Brooklyn, Washington, Charlotte and Miami on their current road trip. The Magic were led by reserves J.J. Redick with 16 points, Andrew Nicholson with 15 points and nine rebounds, and E'Twaun Moore with 15 points. The Warriors were led by veteran David Lee, who had 24 points and 15 rebounds, his sixth consecutive game of at least 20 points and 10 rebounds. Stephen Curry had 25 points. The Magic, who have been hurt by poor starts this season, dominated from the beginning with good ball movement and a stifling defense. The Warriors never got closer than nine points in the second half...
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