Found March 27, 2013 on
Orlando Magic Daily:
The Magic had only eight players available tonight and it showed at the end of the game.
Kemba Walker was weaving in and out of the defense throughout the fourth quarter and it was his final salvo that put a nail in the conffing for the Magic and made it a very realistic possibility that the Magic finish with the worst record in the league (and the most ping pong balls in May's NBA Draft Lottery).
Walker was trapped on the perimeter and the Magic were switching on every screen. There must have been a miscommunication or a slow rotation because Walker threw the ball toward the rim toward a flying Josh McRoberts who threw down a one-handed alley-oop that made it a six-point game and completed Charlotte's 114-108 win over Orlando at Time Warner Cable Arena.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Gerald Henderson and Kemba Walker each scored 34 points, and the Charlotte Bobcats handed the injury-riddled Orlando Magic their eighth straight loss, 114-108 Wednesday night in a matchup of the NBA's worst teams.
The Bobcats erased a 19-point, first-quarter deficit behind the shooting of Henderson, who finished 12 of 18 from the field and 9 of 10 from the...
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This whole season, particularly the end of...
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Gerald Henderson and Kemba Walker each scored 34 points, and the Charlotte Bobcats handed the injury-riddled Orlando Magic their eighth straight loss, 114-108 Wednesday night in a matchup of the NBA's worst teams.
The Bobcats erased a 19-point, first-quarter deficit behind the shooting of Henderson, who finished 12 of 18 from the field and 9 of 10 from the foul line.
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ORLANDO, Fla. The Miami Heat have compiled more victories during a winning streak that threatens to make NBA history than the Orlando Magic have all season.But after coming close twice to defeating the Heat and playing them on even terms for the better part of three quarters Monday night, the Magic arent prepared to ordain LeBron James and company as unbeatable.Everybodys beatable...
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(18-53) vs. (16-54)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Bobcats by 2.5
Tickets: $3-$91 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Magic won 107-98 in Charlotte on Dec. 15; Magic lost 106-100 in Orlando on Jan. 18; Magic lost 105-92 in Orlando on Feb. 19; Tonight in Charlotte
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