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Mar 11

Grades: Milwaukee Bucks 105, Orlando Magic 98

Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images   Milwaukee Bucks 105 Final Recap | Box Score 98 Orlando Magic Arron Afflalo 4-14 FG | 1-5 3P | 4 REB | 4 AST | 12 PTS | 0 In the Magic’s first three games against the Bucks this season, Afflalo averaged 26.0 points, 4.7 rebounds, and …

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Mar 10

Preview: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks Date: March 10, 2014 Time: 8:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: BMO Harris Bradley Center Records Magic: 19-45 Bucks: 12-50 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Maurice Harkless Kyle O’Quinn Nikola Vucevic Bucks: Brandon Knight Nate Wolters Khris Middleton Ersan Ilyasova Zaza Pachulia Advanced stats Magic: …

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Feb 18

Preview: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks

Essentials Teams: Orlando Magic at Milwaukee Bucks Date: February 18, 2014 Time: 8:00 p.m. Television: Fox Sports Florida Arena: BMO Harris Bradley Center Records Magic: 16-38 Bucks: 9-43 Probable starters Magic: Jameer Nelson Arron Afflalo Tobias Harris Glen Davis Nikola Vucevic Bucks: Brandon Knight Nate Wolters Khris Middleton Ersan Ilyasova Zaza Pachulia Advanced stats Magic: …

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Nov 14

Grades: Orlando Magic 94, Milwaukee Bucks 91

AP Photo/John Raoux   Orlando Magic

May 09

Dwight Howard, fourth quarters, and the truth

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images There once was a man made of brick-and-mortar, but his role diminished in the 4th quarter. He will be remembered as an all-time great, but you’d never guess it from his usage rate. Today, I stumbled upon a poem I wrote a while ago (yesterday), and it compelled me …

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May 05

Appreciating Dwight Howard’s greatness

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images It’s hard out here for Orlando Magic fans. The Magic lost in the first round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs to the Atlanta Hawks. There’s so much uncertainty surrounding Dwight Howard‘s future. And general manager Otis Smith‘s continued quest to to find the right combination of players to surround …

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May 04

The rise and fall of the Orlando Magic

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Via Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: As the franchise attempts to sort out exactly what went wrong, where 2010-11 turned for the worse, they can point to a mystifying playoff shooting slump or to some superb clutch shots by the Atlanta Hawks’ Jamal Crawford and Joe Johnson or …

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Apr 25

Recapping Games 3 and 4 for the Orlando Magic with Synergy

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Before the playoffs started, I previewed Orlando’s first round matchup using data from Synergy Sports Technology. Last week, we looked at the playoff games in Orlando. Today, let’s examine the results from the contests in Atlanta. Game 3 PPP = Points Per Possession Orlando offense Orlando’s spot-up game finally …

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Apr 24

Sneak Preview: Orlando Magic at Atlanta Hawks, Game 4

Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel: “[Orlando] Magic GM Otis Smith will take applications for the backup center position behind Dwight Howard for 2011-12. Can a kid who logged zero minutes and seldom practiced with the team win the job? Is Daniel Orton that guy? ‘I believe I am,’ Orton told me. ‘I believe I …

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Apr 23

Second Look: Atlanta Hawks 88, Orlando Magic 84

Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel: “The Orlando Magic can point to a fortunate 3-point heave by Jamal Crawford as the reason why they lost Game 3 of their playoff series to the Atlanta Hawks 88-84. But as Crawford triumphantly hopped up and down the Philips Arena court, game-in-hand with 5.7 seconds remaining, the Magic …

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