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Monthly Archive: November 2010

Nov 30

Tuesday’s Magic Word

Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel: “As of Monday, [Dwight] Howard, the reigning two-time Defensive Player of the Year, was in the top 5 in rebounding and blocks. Scoring weighs heavily in MVP voting, as overrated as it is. ‘Voters don’t look at Dwight’s affect on the game as a whole. It’s not sexy,’ General Manager …

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Nov 30

Preview: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic

7:00 EDT | Sun Sports 6-11 @ 12-4 Pythagorean Record: 6-11 Pythagorean Record: 12-4 Pace: 89.5 (28th) Pace: 92.2 (17th) Offensive Rating: 105.4 (20th) Offensive Rating: 107.5 (13th) Defensive Rating: 110.2 (25th) Defensive Rating: 100.5 (1st) Amway Center | First meeting this season

Nov 30

Video Analysis: Orlando Magic’s Pick and Roll Attack

As I wrote at the Heat Index last week when previewing the grudge match between the Orlando Magic and Miami Heat, the key to victory for the men in blue came down to one thing. Pick and rolls. That’s it. Scouting the Heat’s loss against the New Orleans Hornets and witnessing Chris Paul butcher a …

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Nov 30

Video Analysis: Jameer Nelson’s Fourth Quarter Onslaught

If there was any doubt that Jameer Nelson has fully returned to being an All-Star caliber point guard like he was in 2009, his performance against the Miami Heat proved that he’s playing to the peak of his ability once again. Led by Dwyane Wade, the Heat made a furious comeback in the fourth quarter …

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Nov 29

Monday’s Magic Word

Zach McCann of the Orlando Sentinel: “There’s little question Dwight Howard is the best center in the league and one of the league’s most dominant players along with LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, Kevin Durant and Chris Paul. But there’s one discernible difference between Howard and those other guys, if you ask Stan Van …

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Nov 29

Orlando’s Dwight Howard Named NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Via the Orlando Magic: The Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard was named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Nov. 22, through Sunday, Nov. 28. It marks the 13th time of his career and the second time this season that Howard has earned the league’s top weekly honor. With double-doubles in all …

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Nov 29

Orlando Magic, Harris and KaBoom! Team Up for Opening of Volunteer-Built Playground at Palm Bay’s Diamond Community School

Via the Orlando Magic: Thanks to the efforts of hundreds of volunteers, children at Diamond Community School have a great place to play. Representatives from Harris Corporation, the Orlando Magic, Diamond Community School and residents of the Palm Bay community will join children in celebrating the opening of the first KaBOOM! playground in Brevard County …

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Nov 28

Recap: Orlando Magic 100, Washington Wizards 99

BOX SCORE Superman to the rescue. Thanks to Dwight Howard‘s game-winning putback with 4.3 seconds left in the game, the Orlando Magic were able to defeat the Washington Wizards by the score of 100-99. For the third Saturday in a row, Jameer Nelson tried to be the hero on the Magic’s final possession of the …

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Nov 27

Preview: Orlando Magic at Washington Wizards

7:00 EDT | NBA TV 11-4 @ 5-9 Pythagorean Record: 11-4 Pythagorean Record: 4-10 Pace: 92.5 (17th) Pace: 93.1 (15th) Offensive Rating: 107.1 (14th) Offensive Rating: 102.8 (27th) Defensive Rating: 99.8 (1st) Defensive Rating: 110.4 (26th) Verizon Center | Magic lead season series 1-0

Nov 27

Recap: Orlando Magic 111, Cleveland Cavaliers 100

BOX SCORE The Orlando Magic were able to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers by the score of 111-100 and move to a record of 11-4 in the regular season. The Magic were led by a balanced attack, as every starter scored in double-figures. Dwight Howard had 23 points, 11 rebounds, two blocks, and two steals, Jameer …

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