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Nov 19

Grades: Los Angeles Clippers 114, Orlando Magic 90

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images   Los Angeles Clippers 107 Final Recap | Box Score 90 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 8-14 FG | 3-4 FT | 14 REB | 2 AST | 19 PTS | -10 Had the game not turn into a blowout in the fourth quarter, Vucevic was on pace for …

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Nov 19

Preview: Los Angeles Clippers at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Los Angeles Clippers at Orlando Magic Date: November 19, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Clippers: 6-4 Magic: 5-7 Probable starters Clippers: Chris Paul J.J. Redick Matt Barnes Blake Griffin DeAndre Jordan Magic: Victor Oladipo Willie Green Tobias Harris Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Clippers: Pace: …

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Oct 08

Player Profile: Willie Green

Photo by Andrew Fielding-USA TODAY Sports Frankel’s 2014-15 per 36 projections PPG RPG APG TS% PER ASPM 12.2 3.7 2.7 .468 7.2 -3.5 The 33-year-old shooting guard was picked up by the Magic after getting waived by the Clippers, and will be paid the veteran’s minimum ($1.4 million) this season. Green is entering his 12th …

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Jul 31

Reviewing the Magic’s free agent signings

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images The Magic have presumably wrapped up their offseason acquisitions. There may be further preseason tinkering, but for the most part, we know who to expect on the roster next season. What’s left, then? To judge. And judge we shall. If we strictly look at the free agency portion …

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Jun 30

Magic claim Willie Green off waivers

Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: The Orlando Magic have claimed guard Willie Green off of waivers, general manager Rob Hennigan announced today. Green was waived by the Los Angeles Clippers on June 29. Green (6’3”, 205, 7/28/81) played in 55 games (nine starts) last season with the …

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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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Feb 21

3-on-3: Examining the Magic-Glen Davis divorce

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images According to Yahoo! Sports, the Magic and Glen Davis reached a buyout agreement that would allow Davis to join a contender. Our writers weigh in on the aftermath of the buyout deal. 1. Good deal for the Magic? Jacob Frankel: Yes. The primary motivation for this deal is …

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Feb 21

Big Baby’s unceremonious departure

Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images The tie that binds has been severed in Orlando, as the Magic agreed to a buyout with the much-maligned power forward Glen Davis after the trade deadline had passed. Big Baby was under contract for $6.4 million this season and was set to earn $6.6 million next season. …

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Jan 30

Grades: Toronto Raptors 98, Orlando Magic 83

Photo by Ron Turenne/NBAE via Getty Images   Toronto Raptors 98 Final Recap | Box Score 83 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 4-11 FG | 2-2 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 10 PTS | -12 Terrence Ross did yeoman’s work defensively against Afflalo. He hounded him everywhere and used his length to disrupt …

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Jan 22

Five reasons to be happy in Magic kingdom

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images The Magic ended a 10-game losing streak against the Celtics this past weekend, a streak which dated back to 2013. That’s a long stretch to go winless, and Magic fans are predictably perturbed. But this most recent losing streak shouldn’t make the fanbase catatonic with woe, since there’s …

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