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Orlando was very much in a race against Brooklyn. Time was not on its side after digging a 22-point deficit in the first quarter and looking like a Friday repeat was on the way. Brook Lopez, Kris Humphries and Reggie Evans dominated the offensive glass, getting the Nets plenty of extra possessions to build the lead.
The Magic were not going to lay down again. They were not going to let the bad snowball into worse and the worse become embarassing. Not on back-to-back games, not to the same team.
The problem is when you start a game 12 minutes later than the other team is that you become Sisyphus rolling the boulder up the hill. When you get so close, it seems to come crashing back down. That was the Magic as they played extremely strong defense and kept the Nets within striking defense. That was the Magic as they made enough offensive plays and found the ball movement needed to manufacture points to climb back in the game.
That was the Magic as they needed that one big sh...
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Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams told GQ Magazine in an interview that he saw a UFO during superstorm Sandy. GQ: Where were you during the hurricane? What was your Sandy experience like? We live in downtown Manhattan, so like everybody else downtown, we lost power around 8 p.m. on Monday, and didn't get it back until the following Saturday. We also had a whole bunch of...
Brook Lopez scored 20 points, Kris Humphries added 14 points and 21 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Orlando Magic 82-74 on Sunday to complete a home-and-home sweep.
Deron Williams finished with 17 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and a couple key plays down the stretch after what once appeared to be another blowout turned into a close game. The Nets beat the Magic...
The Nets haven’t been able to build true team chemistry yet without forward Gerald Wallace, who suffered a sprained ankle in the season opener against the Toronto Raptors.
Although he was limited, Wallace practiced Monday for the first time since he rolled his ankle 27 seconds away from an opening win against Toronto. He’s scheduled to be available for Thursday’s...
No offense to E'Twaun Moore. Moore has played extremely well in his four starts this season and has been able to pace the Magic with 14.6 points and 4.0 assists per game. Things with the Magic though are not the same without Jameer Nelson.
Nelson strained his groin and hamstring in the season-opening win over Denver. Orlando has not seen Nelson since. While his modest nine...
(ORLANDO, Fla.) The Orlando Magic and FOX Sports Florida are teaming up to host a Social Media Night on Tuesday, November 13 when the Magic face the New York Knicks at Amway Center.
Highlights of Social Media Night Include:
Fans will have the opportunity during the game, through the use of a Twitter hashtag, tweetmagic to have their questions answered either on-air or through...
The Magic are six games into their season and the results are quite mixed. In the first episode of the Orlando Magic Daily Podcast, I review how the Magic are doing in the early going.
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I am hoping to do one of these every week around Sunday at 11 p.m. So be on the lookout for more from Orlando Magic Daily!
Post-game Reaction: Brooklyn Nets 107, Orlando Magic 68. “It was a good win” Avery Johnson said, the head coach of the Brooklyn Nets after Brooklyn's dominating 39 point victory over Orlando. The Nets ran out of the gates quickly jumping out to a quick 8 point lead 12-4, after Brook Lopez set the tone early,
Mikhail Prokhorov has shown the world the extent of his super-human talents. From turning the fall of the U.S.S.R. into capitalist gold and moving a whole basketball franchise from New Jersey to Brooklyn in a single bound, the obscenely wealthy playboy is worthy of some kind of Tony Stark-type notoriety.
Now, you can add comic-book star to the Brooklyn Nets owner list of accomplishments...
(3-2) Nets 84 (2-4) Magic 74 The Nets were facing the Orlando Magic on the second half on a home and home Sunday afternoon. The Nets got the win, but it wasn't nearly as pretty as the win was on Friday night in Orlando.The Nets started out very hot from the field as they scored [...]
Game time: Sunday at 3 p.m.
TV: FOX Sports Florida
With injuries taking a toll, the Orlando Magic are having a difficult time adjusting in the post-Dwight Howard era.
The Brooklyn Nets, meanwhile, hope to repeat their winning formula from Friday's blowout at Orlando when they turn around and host the short-handed Magic on Sunday.
With Howard, a three-time NBA Defensive Player...
With significant court time of 34 minutes (he had previously been averaging a mere 22:30 MPG), Kris Humphries scored 14 points, 21 rebounds (6 offensive and 15 defensive) and 1 block. I think Kris will have a very productive season, both for his own team and for your fantasy teams. That’s not really an outrageous statement, but he still remains unowned in 18% of Yahoo! leagues...
On the same day Mike Brown was let go by the Los Angeles Lakers after only five games, TMZ captured Brown grabbing a bite at Costa Mesa, California’s Chick-fil-A.Brown’s cell phone is seen in the photograph connected to LA sports reporter Jim Hall.It’s great to see that even though Brown was canned, he looks as if it’s not ruining his lunch or day.Fired after short marriages...