Orlando Magic defeat Milwaukee Bucks, 100-98

  PLAYER OF THE GAME: The Bucks took their chances with Dwight Howard rather than allowing the three-ball, but Orlando got enough of both to win.

Howard had 25 points and 20 rebounds and survived a "Hack-a-Howard" strategy late in the game. And the Magic sank 8 three-pointers despite the Bucks' strategy to play Howard one-on-one.

PLAY OF THE GAME: Rashard Lewis scored the game-winning basket with 44 seconds left, banking in a shot after Howard grabbed an offensive re...

Scott Skiles took a calculated gamble when plotting strategy for the Orlando Magic on Saturday night.

The Bucks coach elected to leave his big men in one-on-one situations with Magic all-star center Dwight Howard, preferring that poison to letting Orlando's three-point shooters have free rein at the Bradley Center.

And the Bucks came so close to pulling off a victory against the defending Eastern Conference champion Magic before falling, 100-98, in another in a serie...