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Aug 17

Playbook: The Orlando Magic’s 4-Out/1-In Offensive Scheme

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images The 4-out/1-in offensive scheme. For three years and counting, head coach Stan Van Gundy has used an alignment (which features Dwight Howard in the post surrounded by four shooters on the perimeter) on offense that has vaulted the Orlando Magic to the elite in the NBA. The system works, as best …

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May 24

There’s Defense, and Then There’s the Boston Celtics’ Defense

Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images Via ESPN Stats and Information: The key for the Celtics in the series has been their ability to guard the [Orlando] Magic one-on-one in the paint allowing their defenders to stay at home on Orlando’s shooters and forcing them to make plays. The Celtics’ interior defenders have held the Magic …

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May 10

Starting Lineup Comparison Between the Orlando Magic and the Atlanta Hawks

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images The Orlando Magic‘s utter dominance of the Atlanta Hawks in the 2010 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals has been well-documented and, to be honest, this write-up does nothing more than to further throw salt in the wound. And Ben Q. Rock of Orlando Pinstriped Post did briefly touch on …

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May 08

Recap: Orlando Magic 105, Atlanta Hawks 75

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images BOX SCORE In a game that was rather uneventful from the opening tip, the Orlando Magic were able to defeat the Atlanta Hawks by the score of 105-75 to take a commanding 3-0 series lead in the 2010 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals. The Magic were led by an …

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May 05

Playoff Ticket Update

Via the Orlando Magic: 250 Tickets Remain For Game 2 of the Orlando Magic’s Eastern Conference Semifinals series vs. Atlanta. Orlando leads the series 1-0. Game 2 is set for Thursday, May 6, at 8 p.m., at Amway Arena. While supplies last, single game tickets for the 2010 Orlando Magic playoffs, presented by Bright House …

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May 04

Recap: Orlando Magic 114, Atlanta Hawks 71

Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images BOX SCORE To annihilate is to destroy completely. In Game 1 of the 2010 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Orlando Magic showcased what ‘annihilate’ means as they were able to defeat the Atlanta Hawks by the score of 114-71. This was, quite simply, a savage beating. Two players for the …

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May 03

Interview with Ben Q. Rock of Orlando Pinstriped Post, Part II

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images No introduction necessary. A few days ago, I was able to ask Rock a few questions to preview the 2010 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Orlando Magic and the Atlanta Hawks. Do you foresee Jameer Nelson having his way on offense in his matchup with Mike Bibby …

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May 02

Sunday’s Magic Word

John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com: “The Orlando Magic will be facing yet another Southeast Division rival in the playoffs after the Atlanta Hawks emerged from their first-round series on Sunday. The second-seeded Magic will face the third-seeded Hawks in second-round play beginning Tuesday at 8 p.m. at Amway Arena. The Hawks defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 95-74 on …

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May 02

Orlando Magic Updated Eastern Conference Semifinal Schedule vs. Atlanta

Via the Orlando Magic: The National Basketball Association has announced the schedule for the Orlando Magic’s Eastern Conference Semifinals best-of-seven playoff series vs. Atlanta. Orlando vs. Atlanta Eastern Conference Semifinals Series Schedule Game 1 – Tuesday, May 4, 8 p.m., at Orlando (Amway Arena), TNT TV Game 2 – Thursday, May 6, 8 p.m., at …

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Apr 30

Orlando Magic Eastern Conference Semifinals Playoff Schedule Announced

Via the Orlando Magic: The National Basketball Association has announced the schedule for the Orlando Magic’s Eastern Conference Semifinals best-of-seven playoff series vs. either Atlanta or Milwaukee. Atlanta and Milwaukee are tied 3-3 in its best-of-seven first round series with Game 7 scheduled for Sunday. The winner will meet the Magic beginning Tuesday night (8 …

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