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Dec 19

Magic looking to improve playoff odds

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images On Wednesday, the Celtics defeated the Magic, 109-92. With the loss, Orlando conceded ninth place in the Eastern Conference to Boston and dropped to 10-18 on the season (two games back of Brooklyn for the No. 8 seed), an underwhelming start to the 2014-15 campaign. Still, there are …

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Dec 17

Grades: Boston Celtics 109, Orlando Magic 92

Photo by Brian Babineau /NBAE via Getty Images   Boston Celtics 109 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 9-19 FG | 0-0 FT | 13 REB | 2 AST | 18 PTS | -15 It was an inefficient performance for Vucevic, who scored 18 points on 19 field goal attempts. That’s …

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Dec 17

Preview: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics Date: December 17, 2014 Time: 7:30 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: TD Garden Records Magic: 10-17 Celtics: 8-14 Probable starters Magic: Victor Oladipo Evan Fournier Tobias Harris Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Celtics: Rajon Rondo Avery Bradley Jeff Green Jared Sullinger Tyler Zeller Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 92.7 …

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Oct 28

Great expectations for Orlando’s rookies

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images The Magic franchise is starting to form what will be its core group for the foreseeable future. A few veterans, such as Luke Ridnour and Willie Green, will be interchanged for others like them in the next few years. But other than the occasional tinkering, there isn’t room …

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Feb 02

Preview: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Boston Celtics Date: February 2, 2014 Time: 12:00 p.m. Television: NBA TV Arena: TD Garden Records Magic: 13-35 Celtics: 15-33 Probable starters Magic: Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Nikola Vucevic Celtics: Rajon Rondo Avery Bradley Jeff Green Brandon Bass Jared Sullinger Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 94.2 (16th …

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Jan 20

Grades: Orlando Magic 93, Boston Celtics 91

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images   Orlando Magic 93 Final Recap | Box Score 91 Boston Celtics Arron Afflalo 7-16 FG | 4-5 FT | 13 REB | 6 AST | 20 PTS | -2 It wasn’t Muhammad Ali-Joe Frazier, but Afflalo and Jeff Green had themselves quite the duel that went into …

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Jan 19

Preview: Boston Celtics at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Boston Celtics at Orlando Magic Date: January 19, 2014 Time: 6:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Celtics: 14-27 Magic: 10-30 Probable starters Celtics: Rajon Rondo Avery Bradley Jeff Green Jared Sullinger Kris Humphries Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Advanced stats Celtics: Pace: 93.5 …

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Dec 20

Arron Afflalo, the All-Star

Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images Arron Afflalo is an All-Star. Admittedly, a large percentage of his All-Star credentials is due to the watered-down nature of the Eastern Conference this year. It’s a well-worn, beaten down, deceased horse of a topic at this point. It’s also inextricably linked to the candidacy of anyone not …

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Nov 06

Jacque Vaughn and playing time

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images One week into the 2013-2014 season, the Orlando Magic are 2-2. They’ve won two consecutive games against playoff contenders by more than 20 points, lost in overtime at Minnesota, and put a legitimate scare into the undefeated Indiana Pacers on the road in the season opener. The Magic currently rank …

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Oct 15

Handicapping the race to land Andrew Wiggins

Jeff Jacobsen/Kansas Athletics With a loaded draft class coming up — led by Andrew Wiggins, the projected first overall pick — and the team still rebuilding, the goal for the Orlando Magic this season will be to lose and secure a superstar talent at the top of the draft. Unfortunately for the Magic, that’s the …

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