Tag: Orlando Magic

Ranking NBA rookies by predicted impact in 2018-19

Although the annual draft brings hope of immediate improvement to struggling teams, only a select group of NBA rookies will make a substantial impact in their first...

Top takeaways from the 2018 NBA Draft

The 2018 NBA Draft Thursday night in Brooklyn got off to a rip-roaring start. It included the Dallas Mavericks pulling off a blockbuster deal for overseas sensation...

Eight NBA Draft day trades we would absolutely love to see

With a vast majority of NBA teams cash strapped heading into free agency, we're certainly going to see a lot more movement on the trade front. That...
Chris Paul and other NBA free agents could face some nightmare scenarios

Worst possible outcomes for top NBA free agents

As basketball fans peruse the list of NBA free agents, they're eager to build the best-case scenario for their favorite team. But that plan rarely goes off...
LeBron James heads a crazy class of NBA free agents in 2018

Predicting landing spots for NBA’s top 15 free agents

The NBA season came to a close on Saturday as the Golden State Warriors wrapped up their second consecutive title and third in four years. Now the...
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10 best NBA free agents who might actually change teams

The NBA offseason is typically an exciting time. Big names hit the market, rumors swirl and fans of several rebuilding teams dream about landing a superstar. But...

Magic reportedly interested in Michigan State’s Tom Izzo

The Orlando Magic are casting a wide net in their search to replace recently fired head coach Frank Vogel. According to Michael Scotto of The Athletic, that now...

Orlando Magic hoping Lil’ Penny is a good luck charm for the NBA Draft...

Prior to injuries derailing a once-promising career, Penny Hardaway was the toast of Florida basketball. A brand more than anything else, those of us on the wrong...

Early look at top 20 NBA free agents

The NBA is nearing its championship round in the playoffs, but a strong majority of the league is already putting its full energy toward summer preparation. Since...

One takeaway from each NBA team’s regular season

It's a wrap. The long, drawn-out regular season is over. A total of 16 teams will now battle to hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy sometime in June....

Each NBA team’s regular-season MVP

The 2017-18 NBA campaign is drawing to a close, and one player from every franchise has been instrumental in his level of team's success during the regular...

20 biggest disappointments from 2017-18 NBA season

The 2017-18 NBA regular season has been filled with more drama than we have ever seen before. From fights breaking out on the court and in the...

Report: Grant Hill, Jason Kidd, Steve Nash in 2018 Hall of Fame class

The 2018 Basketball Hall of Fame class is going to be a great one. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Grant Hill, Jason Kidd, Steve Nash and Maurice...

12 most underrated NBA stars from 2017-18 season

As the 2017-18 season winds to a close, much of the basketball world will be focused on NBA stars competing for major awards. But they're not the...

Top 16 NBA storylines heading into the home stretch

The NBA season is flying by. With the All-Star break this weekend, some teams have already played nearly 60 games. The playoffs start in less than two...
Aaron Gordon has his Magic playing great ball.

Most impressive players heading into NBA All-Star break

The approach of the NBA All-Star break provides an ideal landmark for the basketball world to highlight some of the most impressive players in the 2017-18 season. Keep...

Winners and losers from NBA’s trade deadline

All seemed quiet on the NBA trade deadline front heading into Thursday. Sure some lower-profile players were set to be moved. But we couldn't have expected what...

Report: Suns acquire Elfrid Payton from the Magic

The Phoenix Suns may be struggling on the court itself, but the team pulled off what has to be described as a tremendous trade on Thursday. According...

Evan Fournier will worry about trade deadline after his nap

The Orlando Magic will probably engage in trade discussions involving Evan Fournier before Thursday's deadline, but please don't disturb the shooting guard until he's taken a mid-day...

Report: Aaron Gordon will miss NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Aaron Gordon has become a staple of the NBA Slam Dunk Contest, but an injury will prevent the bouncy Orlando Magic forward from competing in the 2018...

10 NBA players balling out in contract years

This upcoming summer will see the likes of LeBron James, Paul George and Kevin Durant likely hit free agency one way or another. As to where Durant...

WATCH: LeBron James just made this ridiculous play

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was just named a starter for what will be his 15th All-Star game. That's not a surprise. King James might be in...

WATCH: Aaron Afflalo throws haymaker, gets himself and Nemanja Bjelica ejected

Orlando Magic guard Aaron Afflalo was not happy with Nemanja Bjelica Tuesday night as the Orlando Magic took on the Minnesota Timberwolves. In fact, he was so unhappy he...
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New Year’s resolutions for every NBA team

Habits can change at any time, but the turn of a calendar year affords extra motivation for bettering yourself. NBA teams would be wise to follow suit. The...