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Dec 02

Tobias Harris: Numbers guy or good player?

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images There is a difference between a “numbers guy” and a player who can be an important piece on a good team. It’s a distinction not obvious to most. For example, I would say most people who don’t religiously follow the NBA believe that Michael Carter-Williams and Josh Smith …

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Oct 28

Grades: New Orleans Pelicans 101, Orlando Magic 84

Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images   New Orleans Pelicans 101 Final Recap | Box Score 84 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 7-15 FG | 1-2 FT | 4 BLK | 23 REB | 15 PTS | -3 If it wasn’t for Anthony Davis’ historic night in the Pelicans’ season home opener, more people would …

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Oct 28

Preview: Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans Date: October 28, 2014 Time: 8:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Smoothie King Center Records Magic: 23-59 Pelicans: 34-48 Probable starters Magic: Elfrid Payton Evan Fournier Tobias Harris Kyle O’Quinn Nikola Vucevic Pelicans: Jrue Holiday Eric Gordon Tyreke Evans Anthony Davis Omer Asik Advanced stats Magic: …

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Jan 29

Grades: Detroit Pistons 103, Orlando Magic 87

Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images   Detroit Pistons 103 Final Recap | Box Score 87 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 6-12 FG | 1-3 3P | 1 STL | 3 REB | 14 PTS | -15 After a relatively quiet first half, Afflalo was finally able to make his presence felt offensively in the …

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Jan 27

Monday’s Magic Word

John Schuhmann of NBA.com: “To add more pain to the Bucks’ train wreck of a season, Tobias Harris is starting to put up big numbers again. He had 28 points and 20 rebounds in Friday’s win over the Lakers and has averaged 17.7 points (on 50 percent shooting) and 9.7 boards over his last 10 …

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Jan 26

Preview: Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at New Orleans Pelicans Date: January 26, 2014 Time: 6:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: New Orleans Arena Records Magic: 12-32 Pelicans: 17-25 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Pelicans: Brian Roberts Eric Gordon Al-Farouq Aminu Anthony Davis Alexis Ajinca Advanced stats Magic: …

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Nov 01

Preview: New Orleans Pelicans at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: New Orleans Pelicans at Orlando Magic Date: November 1, 2013 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Pelicans: 0-1 Magic: 0-2 Probable starters Pelicans: Jrue Holiday Eric Gordon Al-Farouq Aminu Anthony Davis Jason Smith Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Jason Maxiell Nikola Vuvevic Advanced stats Pelicans: Pace: …

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Oct 25

Preview: New Orleans Pelicans at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: New Orleans Pelicans at Orlando Magic Date: October 25, 2013 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Pelicans: 27-55 Magic: 20-62 Probable starters Pelicans: Jrue Holiday Eric Gordon Al-Farouq Aminu Anthony Davis Jason Smith Magic: Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Andrew Nicholson Nikola Vuvevic Advanced stats Pelicans: Pace: …

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Mar 07

Nikola Vucevic: the Magic’s big bargain

Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images When Bill Simmons wrote at Grantland last week that Nikola Vucevic has the 11th-best bargain contract in the NBA, he was not just whistling Dixie. Not only is Vucevic averaging a double-double (12.3 ppg and 11.4 rpg), he’s also shown the capacity to put up huge numbers (just …

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