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W 118-115
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L 127-129
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Magic shut down 76ers in 2nd half, win 119-98, close on 8th

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) A little desperation went a long way for the Orlando Magic.

The Magic shut down the Philadelphia 76ers in the second half of a 119-98 victory on Monday night that moved them within a half-game of eighth place in the Eastern Conference.

"They were desperate. They played like it and we did not," said 76ers coach Brett Brown, whose team was held without a field goal for a second-half stretch of nearly 12 minutes. "Nik Vucevic is a really difficult matchup and (Evan) Fournier really had a fantastic night. Their desperation was evident."

Points: Joel Embiid27.5
Rebounds: Joel Embiid13.8
Assists: Ben Simmons7.8
FG%: Ben Simmons56.8%
Steals: Jimmy Butler1.93
Blocks: Joel Embiid1.92
Defense (Rank)
Points: 112.0 (19)
Rebounds: 43.5 (6)
Assists: 23.1 (5)
FG%: 45.3% (11)
FT%: 77.2% (21)
3P%: 33.8% (1)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 115.3 (4)
Rebounds: 47.6 (3)
Assists: 27.0 (4)
FG%: 47.1% (8)
FT%: 77.9% (13)
3P%: 35.9% (8)
Atlantic Division
  W L Pct GB
x-Toronto 51 23 .689 --
x-Philadelphia 47 27 .635 4.0
Boston 43 31 .581 8.0
Brooklyn 38 37 .507 13.5
New York 14 60 .189 37.0
Full Standings
Date Player Transactions
2/10/2019 Malachi Richardson Waived
2/7/2019 Jonathon Simmons Traded for G Markelle Fultz
2/7/2019 James Ennis III Traded For second round draft pick
2/6/2019 Tobias Harris Traded Part of six-player trade
2/6/2019 Boban Marjanovic Traded Part of six-player trade
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Date Player Status
3/25/2019 Ben Simmons Illness
2/13/2019 Furkan Korkmaz Knee
2/5/2019 Shake Milton Broken finger
8/10/2018 Zhaire Smith Jones fracture in left foot
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