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Magic-Grizzlies Preview

Oct 3, 2016; Memphis, TN, USA; Orlando Magic guard D.J. Augustin (14) lays the ball up against Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) during the first quarter at FedExForum. Mandatory Credit: Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic (7-11) will continue their west coast road trip tonight as they head to Memphis to take on the injury depleted Grizzles. Last Time Out The Orlando Magic are coming off a big victory in San Antonio, upsetting the Spurs 95-83.  The Magic are hoping to add to their …

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Recap: Magic Top Pelicans at Home

Nov 16, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA;  Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon (00) high fives center Nikola Vucevic (9) against the New Orleans Pelicans during the second half at Amway Center. The Magic won 89-82. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic were able to get the best of the New Orleans Pelicans last night with an 89-82 win. Despite losing a 10-point lead after the first half, the Magic pulled off a close win. Big Men Without star power forward Anthony Davis to defend the paint, the Magic were able to …

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Magic Comeback Against 76ers to Grab First Win of Season

Nov 1, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers forward Richaun Holmes (22) blocks the shot attempt of Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (10) during the first quarter at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic beat the Philadelphia 76ers 103-101 Tuesday night, a major comeback victory, to record its first win this season. The Magic have been searching for their defense all season, which they found in the fourth quarter in a nail bitting finish. https://twitter.com/OrlandoMagic/status/793627987258245124 Game Breakdown The Sixers started off with a …

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Orlando Magic Preseason Begins

Apr 3, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton (4) passes the ball to Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) as Memphis Grizzlies guard Xavier Munford (14) and forward Zach Randolph (50) defend in the fourth quarter at Amway Center. The Orlando Magic won 119-107. Mandatory Credit: Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports

It has been about six months since the Orlando Magic took the court, and Monday night, we will get our first preview of the new-look team. The Magic will visit the Memphis Grizzlies in their first preseason matchup of the season. New Magic Head Coach Frank Vogel has made it clear as to …

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Nikola Vucevic Still Recovering from Injury

Jan 8, 2016; Brooklyn, NY, USA;  Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) scores against Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic (44) during second half at Barclays Center.  The Orlando Magic defeated the Brooklyn Nets 83-77. Mandatory Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports

Center Nikola Vucevic returned to practice on Monday for the Orlando Magic. Vucevic has not been practicing with the team for the last three weeks after sharp pains in a strained groin muscle. Not only has his absence hurt the offense, but before Vucevic’s injury the Magic held a 27-34 record but dropped …

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Magic Drop Fourth Consecutive Game

Mar 21, 2016; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley (0) pulls down a rebound while guarded by Orlando Magic point guard Elfrid Payton (4) and forward Jason Smith (14) during the fourth quarter at TD Garden.  The Boston Celtics won 107-96.  Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic (29-41) fell short on Monday night against the Boston Celtics, 107-96. The Magic have lost four consecutive games with three of them being away and one at home. Orlando  began slow and then lead briefly in the second quarter. Shooting Guard Victor Oladipo led the Magic with 25 points and eight …

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Magic Fall on Road to Hornets

Mar 16, 2016; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Hornets forward Frank Kaminsky (44) shoots the ball against Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo (5) in the second half at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Hornets defeated the Magic 107-99. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic fell to the Charlotte Hornets on the road Wednesday night, 107-99. The Magic got off to a solid start and held a 30-26 lead at the end of the first quarter. But, the Hornets’ offense exploded in the second quarter, outscoring the Magic 35 to 13. Orlando headed into halftime …

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Magic, Heat Pick Up Wins

Feb 28, 2016; New York, NY, USA; Miami Heat small forward Joe Johnson (2) grabs a loose ball in front of New York Knicks small forward Lance Thomas (42) during the fourth quarter at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Both of Florida’s NBA teams notched wins Sunday night. The Orlando Magic snapped their two game losing streak defeating the Philadelphia 76ers, 130-116. The Magic got off to a fast start, scoring 40 points in the first quarter alone. The 40 points was the highest number of points the Magic have scored …

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