Former Cat Daniel Orton impresses as injury-plagued Orlando clinches playoff spot

Daniel Orton (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Daniel Orton (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Magic coach Stan Van Gundy was forced to play seldom-used rookie center in place of Davis. Orton responded with by far the best game of his career with an impressive stat line of 11 points on 3 of 4 shooting, 4 rebounds, 5 steals, and 3 blocks in 29 minutes of action. Orton became only the sixth player in Magic franchise history to have at least 5 steals and 3 blocks in a game, and the first to do so in less than 30 minutes of action.

 

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