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The Orlando Magic Youth Foundation announced it raised $17,000 from the 25th Anniversary Garage Sale the Orlando Magic held at RDV Sportsplex on Saturday. The McCormick Foundation matched all proceeds raised at the event at 50 cents for every dollar, meaning the event raised more than $11,000 in merchandise sold.
It was an incredible event with lots of unique items from Magic past available for sale and some excess inventory from game giveaways. Not to mention the extra Dwight Howard gear lying around for bargain prices.
Magic employees at the event said that nearly 3/4 of the garage sale's inventory was sold within the first hour and a half. The big-ticket items included a LeRoy Nieman print drawn during the Magic's first few years. A framed print went for $500.
Other interesting Magic items included game-worn shoes, game-worn warmup pants (I am now the proud owner of a set of mid-2000s warmup pants likely belonging to Stacey Augmo...
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This is going to be another year of trade rumors and speculation when it comes to the Magic. The young players will most likely fill the team's future and focus for the next few seasons. The Magic are going young to rebuild from the ground up.
They value the presence of veteran players like Jameer Nelson, Glen Davis and Arron Afflalo....
With the 2nd pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, the Orlando Magic drafted Victor Oladipo out of Indiana University. Many question what position he is going to play in the NBA as there have been rumors swirling around in Orlando that they might try to use him as a Russell Westbrook type of point guard. […]
On this episode of the Orlando Magic Daily Podcast, we take a look at an exciting new project from former Magic center Malik Allen.
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When the Magic announced Tobias Harris, Andrew Nicholson, Maurice Harkless and Kyle O'Quinn would be joining Victor Oladipo on the Magic's Summer League roster, there already seemed to be an air of excitement. At least, as much excitement as one can have for any announcement involving Summer League.
Here, theoretically, was a chance for the Magic'...
Dwight Howard left Hollywood this offseason for .... China?
The Houston Rockets' center, along with New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and NBA Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen, star in the new Chinese film "Amazing" about a virtual reality basketball video game.
But this was no secret mission for the NBA stars. The league announced in 2010 it was teaming...
Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey joined MaD Radio to discuss the enormous free agent acquisition of Dwight Howard the Rockets championship expectations and an update on the Terrance Jones situation.
The NBA season is fast approaching and the Houston Rocket’s GM has high hopes for the two time NBA Champion franchise for the 2013-2014 season.
“I think there are probably at least...
Expectations are pretty lofty in H-town these days for obvious reasons.
Darryl Morey pulled off the unthinkable this off-season by convincing superstar Dwight Howard to leave the bright lights of Los Angeles to join the Rockets. While the duo of James Harden and Dwight Howard looks very scary on paper, Morey is keeping everything in perspective.
Morey spoke with a radio station about...
The Los Angeles Lakers took a heavy blow this off-season, losing Dwight Howard to free agency and ultimately the Houston Rockets. While that is a huge loss, there are many that believe it will be an addition by subtraction to the Lakers’ 2013 season. Kobe Bryant is making a remarkable recovery from his torn Achilles […]
The first two names you here when talking about the Rockets nowadays are James Harden and Dwight Howard. Hall of famer and Rockets legend Hakeem Olajuwon is throwing a different twist on things.
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“Just the little offense I saw, that combination is very deadly...
In Orlando for much of the 2012 season, the focus was on Dwight Howard. He wanted the glitz, glamor and pressure that would come from playing in a big market. One of his hardest working teammates was not someone many paid attention to. Would anyone care if he too wanted to remain on a team with some relevance and thrived in those pressure situations?
Nobody cared. This was J...
To be honest, betting lines/odds are usually in flux and before the 2013/14 NBA season has even started, betting websites have already put odds on who will win the NBA championship.
The fine folks over at Bovada Sportsbook have the Miami Heat as the favorites with 19/10 odds but the most surprising part was the area where the Los Angeles Lakers were place.
The Lakers were given 33...