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Nov 20

Nikola Vucevic: Center of the Magic’s offense

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images On Monday night, Nikola Vucevic shredded the Pistons’ defense in the Magic’s 107-93 win. He knocked down midrange jump shots, he scored on the block and on putbacks, and most importantly, he was a player the Magic could throw the ball to and expect to get a decent …

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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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Nov 19

What Aaron Gordon’s injury means for the Magic

Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images The Orlando Magic were on the receiving end of some bad news over the weekend. Aaron Gordon, their prized possession from this year’s draft, was ruled out indefinitely after fracturing the fifth metatarsal in his left foot. Gordon found out about the injury following the Magic’s loss to the …

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Nov 17

Preview: Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Detroit Pistons Date: November 17, 2014 Time: 7:30 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: The Palace at Auburn Hills Records Magic: 4-7 Pistons: 3-7 Probable starters Magic: Victor Oladipo Evan Fournier Tobias Harris Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Pistons: Brandon Jennings Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Josh Smith Greg Monroe Andre Drummond Advanced stats …

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Nov 15

Grades: Washington Wizards 98, Orlando Magic 93

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images   Washington Wizards 98 Final Recap | Box Score 93 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 6-10 FG | 2-2 FT | 2 BLK | 11 REB | 14 PTS | +3 Another game. Another double-double for Vucevic, who has seven double-doubles in the Magic’s first 11 games (in two …

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Nov 15

Preview: Orlando Magic at Washington Wizards

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Washington Wizards Date: November 15, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Verizon Center Records Magic: 4-6 Wizards: 6-2 Probable starters Magic: Victor Oladipo Evan Fournier Tobias Harris Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Wizards: John Wall Garrett Temple Paul Pierce Nene Hilario Marcin Gortat Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 94.3 …

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Nov 14

Grades: Orlando Magic 101, Milwaukee Bucks 85

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images   Orlando Magic 101 Final Recap | Box Score 85 Milwaukee Bucks Nikola Vucevic 6-11 FG | 6-8 FT | 9 REB | 4 AST | 18 PTS | +8 One underrated aspect of Vucevic’s game is his high-post passing. Against the Bucks, Vucevic made several excellent hi-lo passes that …

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Nov 11

Patience wearing thin on Jacque Vaughn

AP Photo/John Raoux Jacque Vaughn joined the Orlando Magic at a tough time, when the franchise pressed the reset button and moved on from the SVG-Dwight era. Now, in year three as the head coach, pressure is starting to mount. Magic fans have made it clear that they don’t think he’s the right man for the …

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Nov 10

Monday’s Magic Word

John Schuhmann of NBA.com: “Not only did the Magic get two wins last week, but rookies Elfrid Payton (5-plus assists in all but one game) and Aaron Gordon (17 points in Friday’s win over the Wolves) have looked rather competent at times. Evan Fournier (15.5 points on 49 percent shooting) has looked like a Most …

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