Looking for some luck, the Magic turned to 7-year-old Gina Marie Incandela to sing the national anthem. Orlando entered 5-0 in the playoffs - 6-0 on the season - in games when she sang.
Over the top
Orlando's Dwight Howard, top, shoots over Los Angeles' Lamar Odom in the second quarter.
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant reacts to a play against the Orlando Magic.
Dwight Howard, center, gives his Orlando teammates a pep talk during Game 3.
Pleading his case
Lakers coach Phil Jackson talks with referee Joe Crawford during the second quarter.
Dunk you very much
Orlando's Dwight Howard finishes a dunk over Los Angeles' Kobe Bryant, left, and Trevor Ariza.
Lakers center Pau Gasol goes to the basket as Magic center Dwight Howard looks on during the first half.
Los Angeles' Kobe Bryant goes to the basket against Orlando's Mickael Pietrus.
Orlando's Dwight Howard, right, fights for a rebound with Los Angeles' Lamar Odom during Game 3.
Out of time
Los Angeles' Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol ponder their 108-104 loss in Game 3.
Back in business
Orlando's Rafer Alston, left, and Hedo Turkoglu, right, celebrate in the final seconds of their win over Kobe Bryant (24), Pau Gasol and the Los Angeles Lakers.