Tag: Orlando Magic

Studs and duds so far in NBA season

After two months of the 2017-18 NBA season, nobody can hide behind a small sample. The basketball world can pick out the best players and teams at...

10 NBA stars we’d love to see traded

Star power is a necessity to compete for championships, but big-name players don't automatically result in success. And while talent is imperative, not every location or role...
Paul George

Each NBA team’s biggest question mark heading into December

The NBA heads into December at pretty much the quarter point of the season. The sample size is now large enough to draw a conclusion about where...
Ben Simmons debuts Philadelphia 76ers

10 biggest x-factors after first month of the NBA season

Stars like LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook might get most of the press around the NBA. And for good reason. They're the face of the...
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13 NBA players crushing it on new teams

Talent is vital to become a professional athlete, but some situations aren't conducive to success. Several NBA players needed a change of scenery, and now they're thriving...

Each NBA team’s most pleasant surprise so far

So much time is spent analyzing negatives in the NBA that sometimes we forget about the good things happening around the league. Yes, the Cleveland Cavaliers are trapped...

Winners and losers around the NBA so far

In a season where the final results seemed so obvious, the NBA has flipped the script. Some of the league's best teams have started slowly, while a...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Ten most surprising developments thus far in NBA season

It's only been roughly two weeks since the start of the NBA season, but there's already a lot we can gather from it. Without question, some disappointing...

15 biggest surprises so far in 2017-18 NBA season

One week into the 2017-18 season, NBA viewers have already seen several unexpected developments. Try as we might, not everything can be predicted. A handful of games...
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Top storyline for each NBA team heading into the season

The biggest storyline heading into the 2017-18 NBA season is obviously whether Cleveland and Golden State will match up in the Finals for a fourth consecutive year....
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Top 100 NBA players heading into 2017-18 season

The NBA offseason was three months of raucously petty chaos. Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George all changed teams. Russell Westbrook and...

One player from each NBA team set to surprise this season

The NBA is a star-driven league. The likes of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Russell Westbrook will make most of the headlines. This is already...
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Biggest question for each NBA team as training camp begins

Down to the last minute with the Carmelo Anthony trade, it was an eventful offseason for the NBA. However, the beginning of training camp will settle roster...

Former NBA player gets one year in jail for gun charges

Former NBA player Keith Appling played one year in the Association for the Orlando Magic back in 2015-16. Prior to that, he starred for the Michigan State...
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Glaring needs for 2017 NBA Draft Lottery teams

The countdown has officially begun for the 2017 NBA Draft. This year stands to be one of the deepest drafts in recent memory, with solid players throughout...
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More than half of NBA teams to participate in NBA 2K League

Seventeen NBA teams plan to participate in the upcoming NBA2K league, according to an announcement last Thursday. The league will start in 2018 with the following teams being...
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Nine worst NBA free agent signings from last summer

Last summer, the NBA's salary cap spiked upward in a way we had never seen before. The result was a bevy of contracts that, by previous standards,...
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Doc Rivers shoots down rumor he’d join Magic: ‘No future’ in Orlando

Doc Rivers, like many, has thus far fallen short of propelling the Los Angeles Clippers to the top of the NBA. But he's not in any mood...
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Report: Doc Rivers, Magic could be headed for a reunion

Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers has been extremely successful manning the bench over the course of his 18-year career. He's led his teams to the...
Jun 10, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) exchanges words with Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) during the fourth quarter in game four of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. The Warriors won 108-97. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports

10 most annoying NBA players and personalities

More than any other American sporting league, the NBA embraces individuality from its players and personalities. Unfortunately, that's can be double-edged sword. Most of the time, it's good to...
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Winners and losers from the NBA trade deadline

The NBA trade deadline has come and gone. Boy, was it an active period around the Association filled with drama and intrigue. It pretty much started off...
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Report: Magic turned down a deal to acquire DeMarcus Cousins

The Orlando Magic seem to be doing everything possible to revamp what has become a struggling roster. The team moved Serge Ibaka to the Toronto Raptors earlier...
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Report: Magic and Pistons have discussed Reggie Jackson trade

The Orlando Magic are reportedly interested in acquiring Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Jackson. The two have talked about a deal that includes D.J. Augustin and Jeff Green. https://twitter.com/ESPNSteinLine/status/832677331411931136 It's...

Report: Some Magic players happy to see Serge Ibaka traded

It really shouldn't come as too much of a surprise that the Orlando Magic traded Serge Ibaka for pennies on the dollar. He simply didn't fit in...