ORLANDO, Fla.( AP) — Evan Fournier scored an effective 25 extents and the Orlando Magic passed the San Antonio Spurs their first loss, 114 -8 7 on Friday night.
Fournier established 10 of 12 kills, including all four of his 3-point tries.
It was the third straight prevail for the Magic, who got 17 degrees from Jonathon Simmons, 16 from Aaron Gordon and 15 from Nikolai Vucevic. Orlando killed 57.1 percent while restraint the Spurs to 33.7 percent.
San Antonio failed for the first time in five competitions, and it wasn’t close. Orlando led by 14 after the first part, 27 points at halftime and by 36 items in the second half.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 stages and 11 backlashes for San Antonio. Patty Mills computed 12 stations, and Pau Gasol orchestrated 12 moments with 11 rebounds.
The Magic propagandized the tempo the whole tournament, and particularly in the first half. The quick cadence led to wide-open gapes all over the storey. Orlando tallied half its moments in the coat and reached 6 of 12 3-pointers en route to 61 -3 4 halftime lead.
Aldridge was the only effective musician for the Spurs on pique in the first half, reaching 5 of 9 hits and composing 12 qualities. The residue of the team compounded for 7-of-35 shooting, and no other Spur had more than four parts at the break.
The second half was more of the same as San Antonio simply couldn’t keep pace. Fournier, Gordon and Vucevic always drum their adversaries down the storey, starting easy shoots for themselves and teammates. Orlando had 22 assists in video games, 19 of them in the first 3 periods.
Fournier ended a four-point play to introduced the Magic up 86 -5 0 with 3:17 to stay in the third largest period.
Orlando empty-headed its workbench to begin the fourth fourth, and San Antonio soon followed suit.
Spurs: Coach Gregg Popovich still needs one winning to confine Phil Jackson for sixth on the career coaching prevails roll. Popovich is at 1,154. … San Antonio hit 27.3 percentage in the first half, including 2 of 13 from beyond the arc. … Aldridge has tallied 20 or more points in every play . … Simply one other antagonist, Miami, had valued 100 pitches on the Spurs this season.
Magic: Orlando is photographing 49 percentage from the field this season, compared to 44 percentage last season . … Gordon had a career-high 41 items in the last activity and has hit 21 of 29 kills in his last-place two games . … Orlando is 3-0 at home this season . … The Magic hadn’t pulsated the Spurs in Orlando since 2010.
Spurs: At Indiana on Sunday.
Magic: At Charlotte on Sunday night. The Magic have lost seven straight to the Hornets.