Found February 23, 2013 on
Orlando Magic Daily:
(17-37) vs. (15-40)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Cavaliers by 5.5
Tickets: $32-$57 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Won 108-104 in Orlando on Nov. 23; Lost 119-108 in Cleveland on Feb. 8; Tonight in Orlando; April 7 in Cleveland
1) A short-handed Magic team, down to virtually seven available players, pushed the Grizzlies and nearly scored an amazing upset.
2) Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel answers the question why the Magic traded J.J. Redick and what exactly they got back.
BEST OF MAXIM
At the center of trade rumors leading up to Thursday’s trade deadline, J.J. Redick thought he was prepared to be dealt to another team, but he wasn’t. The six-year-veteran says he was “shocked” after learning of a trade that would send him to the playoff contending Bucks.
According to Josh Robbins, Orlando Sentinel:
“I think you can prepare yourself as much as you think...
MILWAUKEE -- Shortly after the game ended, J.J. Redick sent a quick text message to his dad to tell him he thinks his new team is going to win a lot of games down the stretch.
Saturday night just wasn't going to be one of them.
The new-look Bucks played well for the majority of the game just as they did against Brooklyn on Tuesday and Wednesday night. Yet again, Milwaukee...
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. After acquiring J.J. Redick in a trade with the Magic on Thursday, Bucks general manager John Hammond's mind traveled back to a story his former boss used to tell him about a three-guard rotation working.
The general manager of the Detroit Pistons, Joe Dumars, described how he and Isiah Thomas gave up minutes to Vinnie Johnson in order to help the Pistons...
J.J. Redick made his Bucks debut Saturday against the Atlanta Hawks at BMO Harris Bradley Center. The seven-year-veteran received a warm welcome from the crowd.
From Philly.com: "On an underwhelming trade deadline day, the Sixers found themselves making a move, albeit not the one fans were hoping for.After being brought up in trade discussions for Atlanta’s Josh Smith and Orlando’s J.J. Redick, moves that would have at least ejected a little bit of excitement into the franchise, the Sixers only move was the acquisition...
Instead of acquiring Josh Smith from the Hawks, as was widely rumored that they would, the Bucks swung a deal to bring in J.J. Redick from the Magic
On a trade deadline day which did not hold many surprises and/or major deals, one involving the Magic and Bucks probably held the most intrigue.
In a six-player deal, Orlando traded their fan-favorite shooting guard...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Orlando Magic have agreed to trade veteran shooting guard J.J. Redick, center Gustavo Ayon and reserve point guard Ish Smith to the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for guards Doron Lamb and Beno Udrih, as well as forward Tobias Harris., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/ap-source-magic-trades-redick-2-others...
Thursday's trade deadline came as a disappointment to many fans and media members that obsessively tracked it on Twitter and every basketball blog on the internet. The disappointment was not unwarranted when the biggest name moved was J.J. Redick.
A lot of talk after the deadline was about how this is a product of the new collective bargaining agreement, some think the C...
Sometimes, the best trades are the ones that are never made. At least, thats what some NBA teams are spinning after Thursdays snoozer of a trading deadline.
And some teams are correct. No deal sure beats a bad one, right?
With that in mind, heres who emerged as the post-deadline winners and losers:
Winners: Milwaukee Bucks
OK, despite all the effort and coming very close, the...
Despite being linked to every big name available in the trade market, the San Antonio Spurs stood pat during the trade deadline.
The team was linked to Al Jefferson, Josh Smith, and most recently J.J. Redick, but there's also reports coming out that San Antonio expressed interest in Jason Maxiell from the Detroit Pistons.
The San Antonio Spurs also inquired about...
Fun For Everyone
10) Everyone is impressed by the Rockets dropping salary while adding a top 5 pick in his rookie year, as if fleecing the Maloof Goofs is hard 9) Milwaukee got JJ Redick to help with their playoff one and done8) The Thunder dealt away a non-starting guard, which means Eric Maynor now has to become a top 20 player7) Washington traded for expiring contracts of injured...
Thursday the NBA's trading deadline came and went without any major moves happening. Unless you count Jordan Crawford going to the Celtics or J.J. Redick being swapped for Beno Udrih one that will have an impact on the rest of the 2013 season. In spite of the lack of action, NBA insiders were busy throughout the day reporting the various deals with sources informing them...
The NBA trade deadline hit the snooze button. Things stayed mostly quiet even as the 3 p.m. ET came and went. Not only were talks of blockbuster deals limited, but even minor trades talks have had trouble gaining traction. Where were the blockbuster deals similar to the Carmelo Anthony and Deron Williams trades in 2011? Or even Monta Ellis for Andrew Bogut in 2012? The expected big...
(15-39) vs. (35-18)
Time/TV: 8 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Grizzlies by 14
Tickets: No Tickets Available on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Tonight in Memphis; March 3 in Orlando