Arron Afflalo | Magic Basketball - Part 9

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Jan 27

In praise of Arron Afflalo

Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images Before the season, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that Arron Afflalo’s long-term impact on the Magic would be through the assets he’d net in a trade. He was one of the players constantly brought up in the “perfect role player for a good team” conversation. He …

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Jan 26

Grades: New Orleans Pelicans 100, Orlando Magic 92

Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images   New Orleans Pelicans 100 Final

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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Jan 25

Grades: Orlando Magic 114, Los Angeles Lakers 105

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images   Orlando Magic 114 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Los Angeles Lakers Arron Afflalo 7-12 FG | 7-9 FT | 2 REB | 6 AST | 23 PTS | +4 After an uncharacteristic six-point performance against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, Afflalo responded with a bounce-back game offensively versus …

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Jan 24

Preview: Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Los Angeles Lakers at Orlando Magic Date: January 24, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Lakers: 16-27 Magic: 11-32 Probable starters Lakers: Kendall Marshall Jodie Meeks Welsey Johnson Jordan Hill Pau Gasol Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Advanced stats Lakers: Pace: …

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Jan 23

Thursday’s Magic Word

Kurt Helin of ProBasketballTalk tabs Arron Afflalo as an All-Star reserve in the Eastern Conference. So does Tom Haberstroh of ESPN Insider. He had this to say about Afflalo: “With Irving voted into the starting lineup, everyone gets moved down a peg on my list. And that puts Afflalo in my wild-card slot. Afflalo was …

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Jan 23

Orlando learning to deal with growing pains

AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack The tank is good for you. That’s what everyone wants to believe. When the games on the court become something of a lost cause, focus shifts to games of probability. The actual losses — those that show up in the box score and go down in the record books — are …

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Jan 22

Grades: Atlanta Hawks 112, Orlando Magic 109

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images   Atlanta Hawks 112 Final Recap | Box Score 109 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 3-9 FG | 0-1 3P | 1 REB | 3 AST | 6 PTS | -15 With the All-Star reserves set to be announced on January 30, Afflalo picked a bad time to have …

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Jan 22

Preview: Atlanta Hawks at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Atlanta Hawks at Orlando Magic Date: January 22, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Hawks: 21-19 Magic: 11-31 Probable starters Hawks: Jeff Teague DeMarre Carroll Kyle Korver Paul Millsap Pero Antic Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Advanced stats Hawks: Pace: 94.8 …

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Jan 22

Five reasons to be happy in Magic kingdom

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images The Magic ended a 10-game losing streak against the Celtics this past weekend, a streak which dated back to 2013. That’s a long stretch to go winless, and Magic fans are predictably perturbed. But this most recent losing streak shouldn’t make the fanbase catatonic with woe, since there’s …

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