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Mar 31

Monday’s Magic Word

John Schuhmann of NBA.com: “Nikola Vucevic averaged 22.7 points and 14.3 rebounds as the Magic beat two playoff teams (Portland and Charlotte) and almost knocked off another (Toronto) last week. With Vucevic a key piece, the consensus is that the Magic “won” the Dwight Howard trade, but they still have the league’s worst record (41-115, …

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Mar 17

Wisdom for the Magic from the Middle Ages

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images I’ve been reading Dante (Alighieri, not Marchitelli) in my spare time. As you might know, his Divine Comedy is divided into three parts: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso. Dante writes about himself and his passage through each. Before I lose you, here’s what I’ve found: that old book from …

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Mar 11

Tuesday’s Magic Word

Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: “Harkless has tantalized Magic officials from the moment the team acquired him in Aug. 2012 in the four-team trade that revolved around Dwight Howard. At almost 6-feet-10, Harkless possesses a rare blend of height, long arms and explosiveness that one day could make him a matchup nightmare on both …

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Mar 06

Thursday’s Mini-Magic Word

Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: “From Nov. 26 through Jan. 14, O’Quinn didn’t play at all in nine separate Magic games. And when he did play in other games, he usually played sparingly. But everything changed when starting center Nik Vucevic suffered a concussion in early January. Vucevic’s absence gave O’Quinn a chance to …

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Mar 06

Grades: Houston Rockets 101, Orlando Magic 89

AP Photo/John Raoux   Houston Rockets 101 Final Recap | Box Score 89 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 8-16 FG | 0-4 FT | 2 REB | 4 AST | 18 PTS | -5 Afflalo had his hands full defending James Harden, who scored 31 points (including 25 in the second half). On two consecutive possessions …

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Mar 06

Video: Kyle O’Quinn blocks Dwight Howard

Mar 05

Magic honor Dwight Howard with video tribute

Mar 05

Preview: Houston Rockets at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Houston Rockets at Orlando Magic Date: March 5, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Rockets: 41-19 Magic: 19-43 Probable starters Rockets: Patrick Beverley James Harden Chandler Parsons Terrence Jones Dwight Howard Magic: Ronnie Price Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Tobias Harris Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Rockets: Pace: 95.8 …

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Mar 05

Dwight Howard’s impact still being felt in Orlando

Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images Tonight, Dwight Howard returns to the house he built, Amway Center, for a second time as an opposing player. In his first go-around as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, Howard put up a dominant 39-point, 16-rebound, three-block performance against the Orlando Magic while being showered by boos all …

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Mar 04

Tuesday’s Mini-Magic Word

The Magic have made a 3-pointer in 554 consecutive games. Evan Dunlap of Orlando Pinstriped Post takes a look at some key facts and figures from the 3-point streak. Tyler Lashbrook of Orlando Pinstriped Post: “Tobias Harris has relished the spotlight in the six games since Davis’ departure. He’s averaging 20.8 points, six rebounds, and …

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