Nash sits while Magic roll past Suns 105-89

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Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard (12) goes up for a shot over Phoenix Suns center Channing Frye during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010. (AP Photo/John Raoux) By John Raoux Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard (12) goes up for a shot over Phoenix Suns center Channing Frye during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010. (AP Photo/John Raoux) By John Raoux

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Jameer Nelson had 15 points and a season-high 12 assists, and the Orlando Magic easily handled a Phoenix Suns team playing without Steve Nash in a 105-89 win on Thursday night.

Dwight Howard added 20 points and 12 rebounds, and every starter scored in double digits for the Magic, who built a 32-point lead and blew past the Suns from the opening tip.

Orlando (8-3) has won three straight.

With Nash sidelined because of a sore groin, backup point guard Goran Dragic had 10 points, four assists and four rebounds.

Grant Hill scored 21 points in the lone bright spot for the Suns, who lost on consecutive nights in Florida by a combined 43 points. Phoenix (6-6) was routed by 27 a night earlier at Miami.