Giannis Antetokounmpo | Magic Basketball

Tag Archive: Giannis Antetokounmpo

Jan 29

Preview: Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Milwaukee Bucks at Orlando Magic Date: January 29, 2015 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Bucks: 23-22 Magic: 15-33 Probable starters Bucks: Brandon Knight Khris Middleton Giannis Antetokounmpo Ersan Ilyasova Zaza Pachulia Magic: Elfrid Payton Victor Oladipo Aaron Gordon Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Bucks: Pace: 93.8 …

Continue reading »

Jan 28

Oladipo, Payton to play in Rising Stars Challenge

Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images Via NBA press release: The Minnesota Timberwolves’ Andrew Wiggins, who has won two straight Kia NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month awards, and the Philadelphia 76ers’ Michael Carter-Williams, last season’s Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, highlight the list of 20 players selected to play in the …

Continue reading »

Jan 28

Victor Oladipo a darkhorse to win dunk contest

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images It’s official. Victor Oladipo will compete in this year’s dunk contest. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports – who else? – first reported on January 21 that Oladipo committed to participate in the contest alongside Giannis Antetokounmpo (Bucks), Zach LaVine (Timberwolves), and Mason Plumlee (Nets). The contest will be …

Continue reading »

Jan 27

Oladipo to compete in 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Via NBA press release: The 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk at NBA All-Star 2015 in New York City will feature four exciting, up-and-coming players and a format change that adds an old-school feel to the 30th edition of the contest. A first-time champion will be crowned as three surging …

Continue reading »

Jan 21

Victor Oladipo to participate in dunk contest

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Via Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports: The Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo and Orlando Magic’s Victor Oladipo have committed to participating in the All-Star Weekend Slam Dunk contest, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee and Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine also will be a part …

Continue reading »

Jan 15

Tobias Harris to be featured on NBA Inside Stuff

Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images Via NBA TV press release: NBA TV’s NBA Inside Stuff presented by Samsung Galaxy will debut a new episode Saturday, Jan. 17, at noon ET featuring Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris and his mother, Lisa Harris. The two will reflect on the story of Harris’ grandfather, John …

Continue reading »

Nov 14

Grades: Orlando Magic 101, Milwaukee Bucks 85

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images   Orlando Magic 101 Final Recap | Box Score 85 Milwaukee Bucks Nikola Vucevic 6-11 FG | 6-8 FT | 9 REB | 4 AST | 18 PTS | +8 One underrated aspect of Vucevic’s game is his high-post passing. Against the Bucks, Vucevic made several excellent hi-lo passes that …

Continue reading »

Feb 19

Grades: Milwaukee Bucks 104, Orlando Magic 100

AP Photo/Tom Lynn   Milwaukee Bucks 104 Final Recap | Box Score 100 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 9-15 FG | 3-6 3P | 1 REB | 1 AST | 21 PTS | +2 Afflalo tried to play the role of hero, but it didn’t work out so well for him. After a Nate Wolters 3-pointer …

Continue reading »

Feb 01

Grades: Orlando Magic 113, Milwaukee Bucks 102

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images   Orlando Magic 113 Final Recap | Box Score 102 Milwaukee Bucks Arron Afflalo 7-13 FG | 6-7 FT | 5 REB | 2 AST | 21 PTS | +18 It’s hard to credit Afflalo’s All-Star snub for all of his performance against the Bucks. But Afflalo acknowledged …

Continue reading »