(MILWAUKEE) — Orlando Magic guard Jason Richardson hit nine 3-pointers to help lead the Magic (17-11) to a 99-94 victory over the Bucks (12-15).
Richardson ended the night with season high 31 points, including 28 in the second half.
The win closes the Magic’s gap to a half game behind the Pacers for the fifth seed in Eastern Conference. They will get a chance to inch closer to that five seed Monday, when they host the Timberwolves.
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Natalia Hepworth, EastIdahoNews.com