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IT flashes old magic in first start for Cavaliers in win

Two games played, 127 points scored in the first and a season-high 131 in the second. It appears this Isaiah Thomas thing might indeed be good for the Cleveland Cavaliers, who ran away from, then held off the struggling Orlando Magic, 131-127, on Saturday night at Amway Center. Thomas, making his first start as a […]


IT amped to be at point for Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers have spent the first 38 games of the 2017-18 season in a quest to solve The Great Unknown. The Great Unknown being, of course, just how good they can be and at what level they can play once all the pierces are in place and the team is 100 healthy. Tonight, the […]


Weltman: No magic potion in Orlando; Cavs loom

At 12-27, the Orlando Magic are at their lowest level through 39 games of a season since the 2013-14 campaign. In a season of struggle, the Magic have all but bottomed out, losing 23 of their last 27 games after coming out of the gate with a promising 8-4 start. And tonight, they host the […]


Rumor Roundup: Lakers, Mavs, Magic

Could the Los Angles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks be interested in a deal before the Feb. 8 trade deadline? Perhaps. At least, most around the league seem to think they’re at least natural trading partners, as highlighted in a report from Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders. The Lakers are undoubtedly looking to unload the contract […]


Magic’s Isaac out indefinitely with ankle injury

The Orlando Magic have placed rookie forward Jonathan Isaac in an injury rehabilitation and conditioning program and he will be out of action indefinitely. Isaac originally suffered a sprained right ankle on Nov. 11 against the Denver Nuggets. Jonathan Isaac will be placed in an injury rehabilitation and conditioning program and will be out indefinitely. His return […]


Magic’s Vucevic could miss 6 to 8 weeks

Orlando Magic big man Nikola Vucevic suffered a left hand injury during Saturday’s game against the Washington Wizards and did not return. The Magic later announced Vucevic fractured the second metacarpal in his hand and will require surgery. ESPN is reporting Vucevic could miss between six-to-eight weeks. Orlando’s @NikolaVucevic, who broke his left hand tonight, is expected […]


Magic’s Gordon out with strained right calf

Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon suffered a strained right calf Friday against the Portland Trail Blazers and did not return to the game. An MRI confirmed today that Gordon strained his calf. Gordon will not play against the Detroit Pistons Sunday, but will join the Magic on their two-game road trip. Gordon just returned from a concussion […]


Magic’s Gordon no longer showing concussion symptoms

Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon suffered a concussion last Friday (12/8) against the Denver Nuggets and did not return to the game. Gordon spoke with reporters on Monday and says he’s free of concussion symptoms and hopes to complete the NBA’s concussion protocol. The Magic’s next game is on Wednesday versus the Los Angeles Clippers. “I’m showing no […]


Magic’s Gordon suffers concussion

Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon suffered a concussion Friday against the Denver Nuggets and did not return to the game. This is the second concussion Gordon has sustained in his young career. Aaron Gordon has a concussion, Magic officials said, and will not return to the game. — Josh Robbins (@JoshuaBRobbins) December 9, 2017 Aaron Gordon […]


Magic’s Ross out indefinitely with knee injury

Orlando Magic swingman Terrence Ross has a sprained MCL and a non-displaced fracture of his right tibial plateau and will be out indefinitely, according to the team. Ross suffered the injury during last night’s home win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. RELEASE: Terrence Ross injury update pic.twitter.com/WytGzfD1I1 — Orlando Magic PR (@Magic_PR) November 30, 2017 Ross, […]


Orlando summer league reaches end

The Orlando Magic will not host a summer league this summer, opting instead to head to Las Vegas in July with the majority of the rest of the league. “The pendulum is swinging towards teams playing in Vegas,” Magic president of basketball operations Jeff Weltman told the Orlando Sentinel. “It’s a level of competition and […]


Simmons chose Magic despite LeBron overtures

After spending two years with the San Antonio Spurs and learning from one of the greats in Gregg Popovich, Jonathon Simmons was ready for a new challenge and wanted to spread his wings elsewhere.


Magic looking to deal disappointing Hezonja

The Orlando Magic are exploring the trade market for swingman Mario Hezonja as the deadline to decide on his option approaches, according to a report from Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders.


Surprising Magic overtake Davis, Pelicans

Jonathon Simmons, Evan Fournier and Nikola Vucevic scored 20 points apiece and the visiting Orlando Magic raced to a 115-99 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday.