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Earlier tonight, Washington Wizards forward Emeka Okafor decided to welcome Orlando Magic center Gustavo Ayon to a special block party.Watch as Emeka blocks Ayon's dunk attempt in the second quarter of play with a one-handed denial:
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John Wall has All-Star talent but a knee injury has held him and the Washington Wizards at bay.
He’s making his way back into the fold and his return may sooner than many expected. Wall said that he could be back as early as January.
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For a college basketball player, its amazing how one moment in March can change a life.
It is afairy-taletime for basketball players. Its a rite of duty for the favorites. Its heaven on Earth for the underdogs. Its a stage set to experience the unthinkable, unimaginable, unforeseeable to everyone but the guy who hits the buzzer beater to send the No. 2 seeded team home wondering...
Washington Wizards guard John Wall told Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports that his timetable to return from injury is sometime in January."My timetable is some time in January," Wall told Yahoo! Sports on Wednesday night. "The way I am feeling with no pain, working out and doing it three [days straight] and it has no pain, I'm feeling good. I feel like I am taking...
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As well as Jordan Crawford played (scoring 27 points on only 16 shots), it was the performance of newly acquired point guard Garrett Temple that steered the Wizards to their fourth victory of the season. Despite playing only his second game...
Stan Van Gundy still communicates with the player who was most responsible for him being successful with the Orlando Magic, and the same guy who was chiefly responsible for him being fired. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Van Gundy said he still exchanges friendly text messages with Dwight Howard.
In the interview, Van Gundy discussed Howard’s status with the Los Angeles...
The Magic were riding high on a three-game win streak until everything seemed to come crashing down with Glen Davis falling to the court with a sprained shoulder. Four games later, and it feels like the Magic have hit rock bottom.
Orlando's top-ranked defense is fading as the team searches for a way to replace the team's emotional fulcrum. The team is struggling to replace...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Even after Saturday's 123-88 blasting of the Orlando Magic to conclude a .500 December, Toronto Raptors coach Dwayne Casey said his team hasn't turned the corner. "Not yet," said Casey, whose team is now 7-1 in its last eight games after posting its largest margin of victory on the season. "Defensively, we still have a ways to go. We'...
Tweet Toney Douglas is developing a habit of making amazing buzzer beaters. A couple of weeks ago it was this shot from beyond half court to end the first half against the Washington Wizards. On Saturday he was at it again, this time ending the third quarter with a shot you have to see [...]
Game time: 7 p.m. ETTV: FOX Sports Florida
Glen Davis suffered a shoulder injury that will keep him out indefinitely when the Orlando Magic beat the Washington Wizards just over a week ago.
Orlando hasn't won since.
The Magic look to avoid a fourth consecutive defeat while sending the host Wizards to a ninth straight loss Friday night.
Davis, averaging 16.0 points and 7.9 rebounds...
Game time: 7 p.m. ET
TV: FOX Sports Florida
The Orlando Magic had won a season-best four straight before running into the Toronto Raptors just over a week ago.
Not much has gone their way since.
The Magic try to avoid matching their longest losing streak of the season Saturday night against the visiting Raptors, who look to keep rolling with a third consecutive victory in the...
Spencer Hawes had 20 points, 9 rebounds, an assist, 3 steals and 5 blocks. He is averaging 13/6 over the past 2 weeks. I’m not sure how I feel about that, but his ownership is creeping up to the 50% mark. What does this have to do with Gustavo Ayon? With over 27 minutes as a starter, Ayon went for 4 points on 4 shots, plus 3 boards, 2 assists, 1 steal and 2 blocks. Now everyone...