NBA: Orlando 122, Indiana 111

ORLANDO, Fla., March 15 (UPI) -- Hedo Turkoglu's 27 points, six assists and four rebounds Saturday led the Orlando Magic past the Indiana Pacers 122-111.

The Magic held a 61-53 halftime lead, but the Pacers closed to 93-91 late in the fourth period.


Orlando stretched its lead to 101-93 with seven minutes left and the Pacers did not threaten in the late stages.

Rashard Lewis scored 22 points.

Maurice Evans scored a season-high 19 and Dwight Howard scored 18 points with 12 rebounds for his 13th double-double this season for the Magic, who clinched an Eastern Conference playoff berth with their fourth straight win.

Indiana was led by Danny Granger's 24 points and six rebounds.

Troy Murphy scored 18 points with nine rebounds.

Mike Dunleavy had 16 points, four assists and three rebounds.

Marquis Daniels scored 14 and Kareem Rush had 12 points and five assists for the Pacers, who lost two in a row and five of six overall.

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