Magic Johnson records a career high in assists as he hands out 24 (!!!) dimes. A.C. Green can thank Magic for his 27 points. Magic makes some fast break scores and nice hook shots as well for 24 points, there are 6 steals in his statline also. A true MVP (Magic, indeed, was the most valuable player of the 1989/90 season) performance. November 17, 1989.