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Apr 03

Sleep and its effects on the Magic’s rebuild

AP Photo/John Raoux The season has nearly reached its merciful conclusion. With just eight games remaining, the Orlando Magic are a few short weeks away from focusing all of their attention on the upcoming draft. Free agency will follow, then the relative quiet of the summer and early fall when the Magic will hibernate for …

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Mar 31

Monday’s Magic Word

John Schuhmann of NBA.com: “Nikola Vucevic averaged 22.7 points and 14.3 rebounds as the Magic beat two playoff teams (Portland and Charlotte) and almost knocked off another (Toronto) last week. With Vucevic a key piece, the consensus is that the Magic “won” the Dwight Howard trade, but they still have the league’s worst record (41-115, …

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Mar 31

Nikola Vucevic named East Player of the Week

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: The Orlando Magic’s Nikola Vucevic was named the NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Mar. 24, through Sunday, Mar. 30. It marks the first time that Vucevic has been awarded with the league’s top weekly honor. Vucevic led …

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Mar 26

Grades: Orlando Magic 95, Portland Trail Blazers 85

AP Photo/Willie J. Allen Jr.   Orlando Magic 95 Final Recap | Box Score 85 Portland Trail Blazers Arron Afflalo 3-9 FG | 4-5 FT | 3 REB | 5 AST | 10 PTS | +9 With Harris and Vucevic scoring seemingly at will, and Oladipo running the show offensively, Afflalo was very much a …

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Mar 21

Magic to honor Grant Hill on March 25

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images Via Orlando Magic press release: In continuation of the Orlando Magic’s 25th anniversary season-long celebration the team will honor former Magic legend and seven-time NBA All-Star, Grant Hill, at the Magic’s March 25 matchup vs. the Portland Trail Blazers, tip-off set for 7 p.m. The night will …

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Feb 10

Monday’s Magic Word

As the trade deadline nears, Arron Afflalo’s name keeps popping up as a player the Orlando Magic could possibly trade but only if “they get a significant talent in return.” John Schuhmann of NBA.com: “All of a sudden, the Magic have won three straight games and are one of four teams (Denver, Portland and Toronto …

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Jan 11

Grades: Sacramento Kings 103, Orlando Magic 83

Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images   Sacramento Kings

Jan 09

Thursday’s Magic Word

The Orlando Magic put up a fight against the Portland Trail Blazers for three quarters before succumbing to them in the fourth quarter. Is Andrew Bynum an option for the Magic? The short answer is no, but the reasoning is worth a read. Nikola Vucevic has been sent home to Central Florida to recover from …

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Jan 08

Grades: Portland Trail Blazers 110, Orlando Magic 94

Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images   Portland Trail Blazers

Jan 08

Preview: Orlando Magic at Portland Trail Blazers

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Portland Trail Blazers Date: January 8, 2014 Time: 10:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Moda Center Records Magic: 10-24 Trail Blazers: 26-9 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Trail Blazers: Damian Lillard Wesley Matthews Nicolas Batum LaMarcus Aldridge Robin Lopez Advanced stats …

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