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Nov 20

Nikola Vucevic: Center of the Magic’s offense

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images On Monday night, Nikola Vucevic shredded the Pistons’ defense in the Magic’s 107-93 win. He knocked down midrange jump shots, he scored on the block and on putbacks, and most importantly, he was a player the Magic could throw the ball to and expect to get a decent …

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Aug 06

The measuring stick of NBA starting point guards

Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Despite my disdain for the first-person POV that dominates NBA writing these days, it’s the only way for me to talk about Jameer Nelson with any sort of individuation. “I” must recount specific memories or encounters “I” had. These would be lost under a third-person objective, or the editorial “we” …

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Nov 14

Grades: Orlando Magic 94, Milwaukee Bucks 91

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Nov 13

Preview: Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic Date: November 13, 2013 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Bucks: 2-4 Magic: 3-5 Probable starters Bucks: Nate Wolters O.J. Mayo Caron Butler Khris Middleton Ekpe Udoh Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Jason Maxiell Nikola Vuvevic Advanced stats Bucks: Pace: 92.6 …

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Oct 21

Recap: Orlando Magic 101, Dallas Mavericks 76

BOX SCORE Looking for a challenge from the opposition so that head coach Stan Van Gundy could finally play his starters extended minutes in the pre-season, the Orlando Magic got what they wanted — sort of — against the Dallas Mavericks as they won their 20th consecutive pre-season game by the score of 101-76 in …

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