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Dec 09

3-on-3: Best Magic player of the season so far

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin With a month and a half of the season in the books, let’s take a look at the hot topics so far. 1. Best Magic player of the first month and a half of the season. Joe Atmonavage: Nikola Vucevic. It’s clearly been Vucci Mane. The fourth-year big man is averaging …

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Nov 29

Grades: Indiana Pacers 98, Orlando Magic 83

Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images   Indiana Pacers 98 Final Recap | Box Score 83 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 7-15 FG | 2-2 FT | 3 BLK | 7 REB | 16 PTS | -12 It was a modest performance for Vucevic’s standards, though he did manage to show off the diversity of …

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Nov 22

Grades: Miami Heat 99, Orlando Magic 92

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images   Miami Heat 99 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 12-24 FG | 9-11 FT | 17 REB | 1 AST | 33 PTS | -8 Magic fans are witnessing a star in the making. Vucevic scored a career-high 33 points (including 12 in …

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Nov 22

Grades: Orlando Magic 105, Charlotte Hornets 100

Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images   Orlando Magic 105 Final Recap | Box Score 100 Charlotte Hornets Nikola Vucevic 6-15 FG | 2-2 FT | 10 REB | 2 AST | 14 PTS | -2 This is the first game of the season where Vucevic clearly got outplayed. That it happened against Al …

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Jul 22

Harris, Oladipo chosen to USA Men’s Select Team

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: Orlando Magic players Tobias Harris and Victor Oladipo were selected as two of the 13 players for the 2014 USA Men’s Select Team that will train July 28-31 with the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s National Team during its training camp in Las Vegas, …

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Jun 27

3-on-3: Reactions and fallout from the Afflalo trade

Photos by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images According to Yahoo! Sports, the Magic have traded Arron Afflalo to the Nuggets in exchange for Evan Fournier and the 56th pick in the draft (Devyn Marble). Our writers weigh in on the aftermath of the trade. 1. Good deal for the Magic? Scott Rafferty: It’s hard …

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Jun 27

Examining the Arron Afflalo trade

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Since the season ended for the Orlando Magic in the middle of April, there has been a lot of talk about Arron Afflalo’s future with the team. The 28-year-old was stuck in limbo, putting up big numbers in the prime of his career for a franchise that is …

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Aug 04

The Tracy McGrady manifesto

Reuters/John C. Hillery A picture is worth a thousand words. In this case, it’s a photo of failure and unfortunately for Tracy McGrady, it’s perhaps the lasting image of his time with the Orlando Magic. The players sitting next to McGrady, aside from Darrell Armstrong, are none other than Pat Garrity and Shawn Kemp — …

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