A lot is being made from the fact Dwight Howard and Jameer Nelson accounted for 78.5 percent of Orlando's scoring -- or 73 of the team's 93 points -- in Game One. And a lot should. These two guys were rolling at different times throughout the game and Orlando was decent even when they went through the scoring runs. The problem was the down time at the end of the second quarter and in the beginning of the third quarter when neither Howard nor Nelson were scoring.
The Hawks went on an 11-2 run ending with about two minutes left in the second quarter and an 11-0 run two minutes into the third quarter to go down by 15 points. These two stretches were largely the difference in the game. And in those stretches, Howard was not scoring and
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