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NBA Wrap: Magic Take Advantage of James' Disappearing Act

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    NBA Wrap: Magic Take Advantage of James' Disappearing Act
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    Dwight Howard is a double-double machine this season.

    Dwight Howard had 22 points and 18 rebounds, Hedo Turkoglu added 19 points and 11 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic took advantage of LeBron James' off night to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 99-88 on Thursday night.

    Rashard Lewis and Jameer Nelson, both selected All-Star reserves earlier in the night, also came up big for Orlando. Lewis had 19 points, and Nelson chipped in 18.

    James was 10-of-27 shooting for the Cavaliers, who lost for the first time in five games. He finished with 23 points, eight rebounds and eight assists.

    Spurs 114, Suns 104
    Manu Ginobili made 18 free throws without a miss and finished with 30 points and nine rebounds, and Tony Parker had 26 points for San Antonio.

    Tim Duncan added 20 points and 15 rebounds for the Spurs in their 29th straight victory over two seasons when they score 100 or more points.

    Amare Stoudemire led the Suns with 28 points and 10 rebounds. Grant Hill had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Steve Nash finished with 16 points and 18 assists.