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Mar 24

Recap: Orlando Magic 93, Cleveland Cavaliers 80

AP Photo/Mike Carlson BOX SCORE With the playoffs fast approaching, this is the part of the regular season where things get a little boring. With the Orlando Magic in firm position of the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference, there’s not much to play for. The Magic trail the Miami Heat by 5.5 games …

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Mar 21

Recap: Orlando Magic 103, Phoenix Suns 93

AP Photo/Reinhold Matay BOX SCORE It’s no secret that Dwight Howard would be best paired with a star point guard like Chris Paul or Deron Williams, whether it’s with the Orlando Magic or another team. When you talk about Dwight’s biggest flaw as a player, the inability to rely on him consistently in crunch time …

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Mar 19

Recap: Chicago Bulls 85, Orlando Magic 59

AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack BOX SCORE It’s rare to see an NBA team devastate an opponent defensively. The Boston Celtics were able to do so on January 23, holding the Orlando Magic to a franchise-low 56 points in a game. The Chicago Bulls nearly outdid the Celtics on defense on Monday, limiting the Magic to …

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Mar 19

Recap: Miami Heat 91, Orlando Magic 81

AP Photo/Lynne Sladky BOX SCORE This is what head coach Stan Van Gundy said after the Orlando Magic defeated the New Jersey Nets on Friday, despite committing 18 turnovers. “We don’t value the ball much. We just throw it around and don’t really think it matters, and that’s going to be a huge problem. You’re …

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Mar 17

Recap: Orlando Magic 86, New Jersey Nets 70

AP Photo/John Raoux BOX SCORE There was a lot of hype surrounding Friday’s game between the Orlando Magic and New Jersey Nets. At first, there was a strong possibility that Dwight Howard was going to show up at Amway Center in a Nets uniform. Had Dwight not waived the early termination option in his contract, …

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Mar 14

Recap: San Antonio Spurs 122, Orlando Magic 111

Photo by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images BOX SCORE In a span of seven days, the Orlando Magic have played the Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, and San Antonio Spurs, with tonight’s matchup against the Spurs ending a four-game stretch for the Magic that has revealed a lot about the team. More on …

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Mar 13

Recap: Orlando Magic 104, Miami Heat 98 (OT)

AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack BOX SCORE When Jameer Nelson performed at an All-Star caliber level during the 2008-2009 regular season and 2010 NBA Playoffs, the Orlando Magic weren’t just a different team, they were a special team. A team that could beat anyone on any given night (except the Boston Celtics). That team that could …

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Mar 11

Recap: Orlando Magic 107, Indiana Pacers 94

AP Photo/John Raoux BOX SCORE With Jason Richardson injured (suffered a sprained left ankle against the Chicago Bulls on Thursday) and Hedo Turkoglu suspended (made contact with an official in the same game), other players for the Orlando Magic needed to pick up the slack in their absences if they wanted to beat the Indiana …

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Mar 08

Recap: Orlando Magic 99, Chicago Bulls 94

AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast It’s fitting that, after Nate Drexler wrote a piece explaining why the Orlando Magic are not a contender, in large part due to the team’s inconsistent nature, they went out and beat the Chicago Bulls on the road. This happening two days after the Magic lost to the Charlotte Bobcats. In …

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Mar 06

Recap: Charlotte Bobcats 100, Orlando Magic 84

Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images The Orlando Magic have had a number of bad losses this season. A lazy 11-point loss to the Detroit Pistons on January 2 springs to mind. So do two epic fails against the Boston Celtics in the span of a week in late January; first putting up a …

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