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Feb 20

The evolution of Channing Frye

Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images Inspired by this article on Dirk Nowitzki’s changing shot selection over the years, I decided to conduct the same exercise on Channing Frye because he’s someone with a unique career arc. The fascinating thing about Frye is that his greatest strength as an NBA player (3-point shooting) …

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Jan 27

Grades: Memphis Grizzlies 103, Orlando Magic 94

AP Photo/Brandon Dill   Memphis Grizzlies 103 Final Recap | Box Score 94 Orlando Magic Nikola Vucevic 6-13 FG | 6-7 FT | 2 STL | 12 REB | 18 PTS | -7 Normally, Vucevic is a player that gets off to fast starts in games. For the season, he averages 6.5 points per game …

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Jan 26

Preview: Orlando Magic at Memphis Grizzlies

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Memphis Grizzlies Date: January 26, 2015 Time: 8:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: FedEx Forum Records Magic: 15-32 Grizzlies: 31-12 Probable starters Magic: Elfrid Payton Victor Oladipo Aaron Gordon Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Grizzlies: Mike Conley Courtney Lee Jeff Green Zach Randolph Marc Gasol Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 94.2 …

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Jan 16

Preview: Memphis Grizzlies at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Memphis Grizzlies at Orlando Magic Date: January 16, 2015 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Grizzlies: 27-11 Magic: 15-27 Probable starters Grizzlies: Mike Conley Courtney Lee Tony Allen Zach Randolph Marc Gasol Magic: Elfrid Payton Victor Oladipo Devyn Marble Channing Frye Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Grizzlies: Pace: 91.8 …

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Dec 02

Tobias Harris: Numbers guy or good player?

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images There is a difference between a “numbers guy” and a player who can be an important piece on a good team. It’s a distinction not obvious to most. For example, I would say most people who don’t religiously follow the NBA believe that Michael Carter-Williams and Josh Smith …

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Oct 22

The ramifications of Nikola Vucevic’s extension

Photo by David Manning-USA TODAY Sports According to the Orlando Sentinel’s Josh Robbins, the Orlando Magic and Nikola Vucevic have agreed to a four-year, $53 million extension. The timing of the extension doesn’t come as a huge surprise. The Magic had until October 31 to reach an agreement with Vucevic. If not, he would’ve been …

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Feb 13

Grades: Memphis Grizzlies 86, Orlando Magic 81

AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack   Memphis Grizzlies 86 Final Recap | Box Score 81 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 4-9 FG | 1-3 3P | 4 REB | 3 AST | 10 PTS | -3 In the game’s closing seconds, Afflalo committed a critical error that hurt the Magic’s chances of winning. With Orlando trailing 80-79, …

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Feb 12

Preview: Memphis Grizzlies at Orlando Magic

Essentials Teams: Memphis Grizzlies at Orlando Magic Date: February 12, 2014 Time: 7:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: Amway Center Records Grizzlies: 28-23 Magic: 16-37 Probable starters Grizzlies: Nick Calathes Courtney Lee Tayshaun Prince Zach Randolph Marc Gasol Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Nikola Vucevic Advanced stats Grizzlies: Pace: 89.6 …

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Dec 09

Preview: Orlando Magic at Memphis Grizzlies

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Memphis Grizzlies Date: December 9, 2013 Time: 8:00 p.m. Television: NBA TV Arena: FedEx Forum Records Magic: 6-14 Grizzlies: 9-10 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Victor Oladipo Arron Afflalo Andrew Nicholson Glen Davis Grizzlies: Mike Conley Jerryd Bayless Tayshaun Prince Zach Randolph Kosta Koufos Advanced stats Magic: Pace: 95.2 (12th …

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Apr 11

Thursday’s Magic Word

Dan Devine of Ball Don’t Lie: “Magic center Nikola Vucevic finished with 30 points, 20 rebounds, five assists and two blocks, which made him one of four players to post a 30-20 this season (joining Joakim Noah, Zach Randolph and DeMarcus Cousins) and gave him four 20-20 games this year, two more than anyone else …

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