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Orlando Magic Daily:
Whenever some fresh faces come into the fold of any team, it provides some type of energy. The new faces tend to freshen up the mundanity of the season. And another fresh face also provided some new energy.
That new face was not involved in any trade (at least recently). It was the return -- or, better, debut -- of Al Harrington. You could see how everyone on the team wanted him to do well as he made his season debut. It was Harrington doing what he always did from the bench while he was injured though that may have helped spur the Magic ownard and upward.
Al Harrington scored nine points in the fourth quarter, including five points to open the fourth quarter. With his second field goal -- a 3-pointer on a nice pick and pop with Beno Udrih -- he shouted encouragements loud enough for his teammates to hear and the energy was palpable, particularly for a team that has not had much reason to cheer of late.
The Magic finally had a reason to...
BEST OF MAXIM
Acquired by the Orlando Magic as part of the Dwight Howard trade, forward Al Harrington has yet to play for his new team after developing a staph infection from arthroscopic surgery to repair a torn meniscus. He proceeded to have four surgeries over ten weeks to clean out the area which left collateral damage. After hearing he might not play again, the fourteen-year-veteran made...
Point guard, Beno Udrih, who was traded to the Magic Thursday, voiced his displeasure with the Bucks to the Orlando media Monday, saying he was unhappy with the lack of playing time he received there and has felt more at home in Orlando in three days than he did in Milwaukee for a year and a half.
According to John Denton, NBA:
“I’ve been here (in Orlando) three days and I already...
Tobias Harris is going to make life miserable for Moe Harkless' fantasy owners. Harris is finally getting minutes -- 31 tonight -- and he's producing. Harris scored 23 points on 9-of-12 shooting with a three-pointer and added six rebounds, two assists and two steals.
Since joining the Magic, Harris is averaging 15 points, 6.5 rebounds, an assist and two blocks. He'...
Dwight Howard was one of the best players in Orlando Magic history. Not even one year after trading him to the Lakers, the Magic have already given his number away to ... Tobias Harris?
ORLANDO, Fla. Beno Udrih, Tobias Harris and Doron Lamb have gone from a team in the thick of playoff contention to one enduring some thin times.
And theysay they couldnt be more thrilled.
The newest members of the Orlando Magic, obtained last week in the trade that sent J.J. Redick to the Milwaukee Bucks, didnt have the benefit of a practice with the team before Saturday nights...
Beno Udrih, Tobias Harris and Doron Lamb have already suited up for one game in a Magic uniform and we have gotten a brief glimpse at what each can do.
In Orlando's loss to Cleveland on Saturday, Udrih showed that he is an adept playmaker and passer, racking up seven assists to go with 10 points in an uneven shooting performance for him. Tobias Harris has already shown that...
Beno Udrih came to Orlando refreshed.
His time in Milwaukee was a bit of a mixed bag. He averaged 6.7 points per game playing 18.4 minutes per game in 39 games with Milwaukee. His playing time witht he Bucks was inconsistent and Udrih expressed some frustration upon arriving in Orlando.
To him, playing for the Magic and in a new city is a new opportunity for him, as he told...
Way way waaaay back in the day, like in early November back in the day, I told you to go ahead and grab yourself some Tobias Harris. At that time it looked like he would start at small forward for the Bucks and possibly have a breakout fantasy season but noooooooooooooo. Instead he farted directly on your pillow and you launched him faster than you could get out your deodorizer!...
(19-39) vs. (16-41)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Magic by 1
Tickets: $1-$72 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Lost 91-82 in Sacrmaento on Dec. 7; Tonight in Orlando
Only Important Injuries:
- Jameer Nelson out (stock up for E’Twaun Moore, Beno Udrih, Arron Afflalo)
- Kyrie Irving out (stock up for Shaun Livingston, Dion Waiters, CJ Miles)
- Anthony Davis out (stock up for Ryan Anderson, Robin Lopez)
- David Lee out (stock up for Carl Landry, Andres Biedrins)
Lineup 1 (60K)
Shaun Livingston ($3700)
Beno Udrih ($3900)
Dion Waiters ($5200...
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It has become a mini drama each game -- waiting to see if Al Harrington will make his Magic debut.
When Orlando acquired Harrington in the Dwight Howard deal, it was expected he would provide some veteran leadership and a stretch-4 that would enable the Magic to go small occassionally. Yes, the Magic knew they would have to wait after an infection following surgery prevented...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Players were high-fiving and telling jokes in the giddy postgame locker room.
It was a rare and pleasant atmosphere for the Orlando Magic, especially on the road.
Arron Afflalo and Tobias Harris scored 16 points apiece and the Magic snapped a 10-game road losing streak with a 98-84 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday.
"It feels great,"...
(15-41) vs. (22-32)
Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Sixers by 9.5
Tickets: $3-$148 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Lost 78-61 on Feb. 4 in Philadelphia; Tonight in Philadelphia; March 10 in Orlando