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Feb 06

Grades: Orlando Magic 112, Detroit Pistons 98

AP Photo/John Raoux   Orlando Magic 112 Final Recap | Box Score 98 Detroit Pistons Arron Afflalo 5-14 FG | 3-6 3P | 5 REB | 7 AST | 15 PTS | +18 In the Magic’s previous two meetings against the Pistons, Afflalo was primarily matched up against Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. This time around, Kyle Singler …

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Feb 05

Preview: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic Date: February 5, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Pistons: 19-28 Magic: 13-37 Probable starters Pistons: Brandon Jennings Kyle Singler Josh Smith Greg Monroe Andre Drummond Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Pistons: Pace: 95.0 …

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Jan 29

Grades: Detroit Pistons 103, Orlando Magic 87

Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images   Detroit Pistons 103 Final Recap | Box Score 87 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 6-12 FG | 1-3 3P | 1 STL | 3 REB | 14 PTS | -15 After a relatively quiet first half, Afflalo was finally able to make his presence felt offensively in the …

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Jan 28

Preview: Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons Date: January 28, 2014 Time: 7:30 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: The Palace of Auburn Hills Records Magic: 12-33 Pistons: 17-27 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Jason Maxiell Glen Davis Pistons: Brandon Jennings Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Josh Smith Greg Monroe Andre Drummond Advanced stats …

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Dec 27

Preview: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic Date: December 27, 2013 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Pistons: 14-16 Magic: 8-20 Probable starters Pistons: Brandon Jennings Kyle Singler Josh Smith Greg Monroe Andre Drummond Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Pistons: Pace: 94.2 …

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Mar 30

Preview: Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks Date: March 30, 2013 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Phillips Arena Records Magic: 19-54 Hawks: 40-33 Probable starters Magic: Beno Udrih DeQuan Jones Maurice Harkless Tobias Harris Kyle O’Quinn Hawks: Jeff Teague Devin Harris Kyle Korver Josh Smith Johan Petro Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 92.0 …

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May 12

3-on-3 roundtable: The past, present, and future of the Orlando Magic

Photo by Handout/Getty Images It’s May and the Orlando Magic aren’t playing basketball right now. Weird. The last time the Magic weren’t playing basketball in May was in 2007 when they were swept by the Detroit Pistons in the first round, which was Brian Hill’s final year as the head coach. Once head coach Stan …

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May 05

Appreciating Dwight Howard’s greatness

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images It’s hard out here for Orlando Magic fans. The Magic lost in the first round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs to the Atlanta Hawks. There’s so much uncertainty surrounding Dwight Howard‘s future. And general manager Otis Smith‘s continued quest to to find the right combination of players to surround …

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May 04

The rise and fall of the Orlando Magic

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Via Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: As the franchise attempts to sort out exactly what went wrong, where 2010-11 turned for the worse, they can point to a mystifying playoff shooting slump or to some superb clutch shots by the Atlanta Hawks’ Jamal Crawford and Joe Johnson or …

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May 03

Recapping Game 6 for the Orlando Magic with Synergy

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Before the playoffs started, I previewed Orlando’s first round matchup using data from Synergy Sports Technology. Last week, we looked at the Game 5 in Orlando. Today, let’s examine the results from the contest in Atlanta. Game 6 PPP = Points Per Possession Orlando offense The spot-up game continued …

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