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May 23

In defense of Jacque Vaughn

Photo by Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports When the Orlando Magic extended the contract of coach Jacque Vaughn (and GM Rob Hennigan) through the 2015-16 season, the general consensus among Magic fans was that Vaughn was not deserving of his extension. Their reasoning was simple: he has not proven to be a good head coach. Even …

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May 22

Tobias Harris: starter or sixth man?

Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images Two seasons ago, Tobias Harris joined the Orlando Magic, by way of Milwaukee, in the now famed J.J. Redick trade at the February deadline. Before swapping his green and red jersey for Dwight’s old uniform (which flustered the big man), Harris had spent the better part of his first two …

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Apr 24

Magic fully investing in D-League

Photo by Erie BayHawks According to a report from Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today, the Orlando Magic will be acquiring the Erie Bayhawks of the D-League and entering an exclusive partnership with them. The Orlando Magic plan to enter a single-affiliation hybrid relationship with the NBA Development League’s Erie BayHawks, people familiar with news told …

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Apr 05

Grades: Charlotte Bobcats 91, Orlando Magic 80

Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images   Charlotte Bobcats 91 Final Recap | Box Score 80 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 2-10 FG | 4-4 FT | 3 REB | 0 AST | 8 PTS | -21 To say that Afflalo’s production has tapered off at the end of the season, as I said on …

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Apr 04

Rebuilding: It’s a magical thing

Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images Throughout the years of the Association’s existence, we’ve seen numerous ways of how teams choose to rebuild. Of how they go about attempting to bring their teams from positions of mediocrity or consistent failure, and into the elusive contender field that is rarely occupied by more than five or six …

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Mar 14

The fall of Andrew Nicholson

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images In the Magic’s season opener in Indiana, Andrew Nicholson was a human blowtorch. He lit up the Pacers for 18 points (all in the first half) and set basketball Twitter ablaze with his scoring prowess. Nicholson unleashed his full arsenal of moves — some old, some new. A lefty hook …

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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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Feb 26

Grades: Washington Wizards 115, Orlando Magic 106

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images   Washington Wizards 115 Final Recap | Box Score 106 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 9-14 FG | 3-4 FT | 14 REB | 2 AST | 19 PTS | +1 Vucevic may average a double-double on a nightly basis, but his defense leaves much to be desired sometimes. …

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Feb 24

Monday’s Magic Word

John Schuhmann of NBA.com: The Magic have won six of their last seven at home, scoring 107.1 points per 100 possessions, but have lost 15 straight on the road, scoring just 93.6. So when they play in Philadelphia on Wednesday, something has got to give. With Glen Davis gone, Tobias Harris has moved to power …

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Feb 24

Grades: Toronto Raptors 105, Orlando Magic 90

AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young   Toronto Raptors 105 Final Recap | Box Score 90 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 4-12 FG | 3-4 FT | 3 STL | 4 REB | 11 PTS | -13 Not the best game for Vucevic. The only silver lining is that he didn’t get outplayed by his counterpart …

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