NBA: Toronto 91, Orlando 84

Dec. 14, 2006 at 12:45 AM

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Andrea Bargnani scored a team-high 23 points Wednesday night as Toronto beat the Orlando Magic, 91-84.

The team's top 2006 draft pick also had six rebounds and two blocked shots.

T.J. Ford had 14 points, five assists and three rebounds; Mo Peterson had 12 points and six rebounds; Joey Graham had 11 points and three rebounds; and Rasho Nesterovic added seven points, 10 rebounds and five blocked shots for the Raptors, who broke a four-game losing streak.

Carlos Arroyo had 22 points, six rebounds and two assists; Dwight Howard had 17 points and 13 rebounds; Tony Battie had 11 points and three rebounds; and Keyon Dooling added 10 points, three rebounds and two assists for the Magic, who have only one win in their last four games.

The contest was tied, 44-44, at halftime.

Toronto was without star center Chris Bosh (sore left knee), and Orlando did not have guard Jameer Nelson (groin) and forward Hedo Turkoglu (ankle).

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