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Orlando Magic (8-8)


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Vucevic scores 36, Magic end Lakers' 4-game win streak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) There was a closer on the floor when the Lakers faced the Magic, and it wasn't LeBron James.

Nikola Vucevic had 36 points, including eight straight in a crucial stretch of the fourth quarter, and Orlando beat Los Angeles 130-117 on Saturday night, ending the Lakers' four-game winning streak.

James was on the bench the entire fourth quarter as the Lakers went to a small lineup to trim a 21-point deficit to just 10 with more than four minutes to play. Vucevic snuffed out the rally right there, getting a three-point play against Michael Beasley and following that with five more points to push the advantage back to 13 with just over two minutes to go.

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Leaders
Points: Nikola Vucevic19.9
Rebounds: Nikola Vucevic10.9
Assists: D.J. Augustin5.0
FG%: Nikola Vucevic54.9%
Steals: Jerian Grant1.31
Blocks: Mohamed Bamba1.50
Defense (Rank)
Points: 109.1 (11)
Rebounds: 47.1 (24)
Assists: 23.4 (14)
FG%: 46.3% (18)
FT%: 77.9% (19)
3P%: 36.7% (26)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 106.0 (23)
Rebounds: 43.1 (23)
Assists: 25.6 (7)
FG%: 45.0% (19)
FT%: 76.3% (16)
3P%: 34.6% (20)
Standings
Southeast Division
  W L Pct GB
Orlando 8 8 .500 --
Charlotte 7 8 .467 0.5
Miami 6 9 .400 1.5
Washington 5 10 .333 2.5
Atlanta 3 13 .188 5.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/14/2018 Braian Angola-Rodas Waived
10/14/2018 B.J. Johnson Waived
10/12/2018 Devin Davis Waived
9/27/2018 Gabe York Waived
9/22/2018 Troy Caupain Signed as Free Agent Two-Way Contract
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/8/2018 Timofey Mozgov Dislocated finger right hand
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