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Jul 02

Magic waive Ronnie Price

Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: The Orlando Magic have waived guard Ronnie Price, general manager Rob Hennigan announced today. Price played in 31 games (two starts) last season with the Magic, averaging 2.4 ppg., 2.1 apg. and 1.4 rpg. in 12.2 mpg. He led (or tied) the team …

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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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Mar 20

Grades: Phoenix Suns 109, Orlando Magic 93

Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images   Phoenix Suns 109 Final Recap | Box Score 93 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 6-10 FG | 5-5 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 20 PTS | -15 After a horrendous performance (four points on 2-for-7 shooting) against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday, Afflalo bounced back with …

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Mar 19

Preview: Orlando Magic at Phoenix Suns

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Phoenix Suns Date: March 19, 2014 Time: 10:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: US Airways Center Records Magic: 19-49 Suns: 38-29 Probable starters Magic: Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Kyle O’Quinn Nikola Vucevic Suns: Eric Bledsoe Goran Dragic P.J. Tucker Channing Frye Miles Plumlee Advanced stats Magic: Pace: …

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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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Jan 03

Orlando waives Hedo Turkoglu

Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: The Orlando Magic have waived forward Hedo Turkoglu, general manager Rob Hennigan announced today. Turkoglu has appeared in 897 regular season games during his NBA career with Sacramento, San Antonio, Orlando, Toronto and Phoenix, averaging 11.9 ppg., 4.2 rpg. and 3.1 apg. in …

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Dec 30

Staying ahead of the statistical revolution

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images Though a rising tide ostensibly lifts all boats, the trend toward analytically-minded NBA head coaches has left Orlando Magic coach Jacque Vaughn adrift in the wake of public opinion. And it’s too bad, too, as Vaughn and the Magic were a year ahead of the curve. This past …

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Nov 25

Grades: Phoenix Suns 104, Orlando Magic 96

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Nov 24

Preview: Phoenix Suns at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Phoenix Suns at Orlando Magic Date: November 24, 2013 Time: 6:00 p.m. Television: NBA TV Arena: Amway Center Records Suns: 6-6 Magic: 4-8 Probable starters Suns: Goran Dragic Gerald Green P.J. Tucker Channing Frye Miles Plumlee Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Nikola Vuvevic Advanced stats Suns: Pace: 95.5 (12th …

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Nov 19

A blueprint to tank harder

Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images At 4-6 on the year, the Orlando Magic have again started hot after most preseason prognosticators lumped them in with the Celtics, the Suns, the Jazz, the Sixers and other like-minded franchises attempting to turn things around through the 2014 NBA Draft. The term “tank” has an odious stank to …

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