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Trey Burke and Victor Oladipo have been named the NBA Western and Eastern Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for December.
Burke averaged 14.8 points, 5.9 assists and 3.1 rebounds for the Utah Jazz.
Oladipo averaged 12.7 points, 4.5 rebounds & 3.8 assists for the Orlando Magic.
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It had been more than a decade since the Orlando Magic last had a player named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month.
That changed Friday when Victor Oladipo received the honor from the NBA after a December in which he averaged 12.7 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.8 assists.
Until Oladipo, the last Magic rookie to be singled out for his play in a particular month was Mike Miller in March...
via Orlando Magic press release
ORLANDO, Fla. -- In celebration of the Orlando Magic's 25th anniversary season and to honor the rich history of Orlando Magic basketball, the team will don the original jersey -- the signature black, pinstriped jersey with throwback team logos worn through the 1989-94 seasons -- starting with the matchup Saturday night with the Miami Heat.
The Orlando Magic's Glen Davis and long-time fiancé Jenna got married on New Year’s Eve. Basketball Bicker wishes the two a healthy, long-lasting marriage. The post Glen “Big Baby” Davis Begins 2014 A Married Man appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
Miami Heat superstar and four-time NBA MVP LeBron James is one of the most famous athletes in the world.
He’s 29 years old, but he still got carded at a bar.
James was at a hotel bar in Orlando Friday night, in advance of Saturday night’s game against the Orlando Magic.
Congratulations to Orlando Magic big man Glen “Big Baby” Davis and his fiancé, Jenna. The couple got married on New Year’s Eve.
Guess they’ll have to wait until the offseason for the Honeymoon. In a recent game, a Warriors announcer slipped up and referred to Glen as “Big d*ck Baby,” if that’s an indication of reality, I’m sure Jenna is in bliss no matter when...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Orlando Magic ended up with a 27-8 advantage in fast-break points on the Miami Heat and caught LeBron James on a night when he went 3 of 10 from the floor through three quarters.
It mattered not a tiny bit to the two-time defending NBA champions.
The Magic trailed by only two points at halftime before the Heat went on a typical third-quarter run and cruised to...
A nine-point lead with a minute to go in the fourth quarter should have been enough for the Orlando Magic against a team missing its leading scorer.
In a matchup of shorthanded teams with identical 10-21 records, the Magic let one slip away in losing 87-81 in overtime to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Even with center Nikola Vucevic sidelined because of a sprained left ankle...
According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, along with remaining in the Bynum-for-Gasol trade talks with the Lakers, the Cavaliers are also now considering a Bynum for Richard Jefferson deal with the Utah Jazz.
Andrew Bynum latest co-reporting w/@WindhorstESPN: ESPN sources say among options Cavs now weighing is trade for Utah’s Richard Jefferson
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) January 4...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- This wasn't quite the throwback the Orlando Magic envisioned.
It didn't go as far back as the replicas of the black uniforms with white pinstripes from the franchise's formative years that they wore Saturday night against the Miami Heat. This nostalgia trip involved memories of when Rashard Lewis and a host of teammates would hover around the 3-point...
They say box scores don’t tell the whole story. Behind The Box Score is a new series where from time to time we will attempt to look behind the box score and tell more of the complete story of what happened in the game.
There are ugly games in the NBA. Teams have ugly wins. Then you have whatever this game was. With Kyrie Irving sitting out with a bruised left knee, the Cavaliers...
The Orlando Magic have elected to waive veteran forward Hedo Turkoglu, and according to NTV SPOR Sportscaster, Ismail Senol, the Lakers and Hawks have expressed interest.Turkoglu's game has not aged well, and at 34 his skills have vastly diminished. With career averages of 11.9 ppg, 4.2 rbg, and 3.1 apg, he was a valuable contributor at times during his career - especially...
The Orlando Magic will release Hedo Turkoglu on Friday afternoon, the team announced.
Turkoglu will be waived at 5 p.m.
The Orlando Magic waived forward Hedo Turkoglu, who has been away from the team all season anyway, the team announced Friday.
If Turkoglu clears waivers, which is expected since it's unlikely a team wants to pick up the $6 million still owed on his contract, he will be free to sign with the team of his choice.
The Magic fielded calls from the Los Angeles Lakers and the Atlanta...
Dwyane Wade definitely has not lost a step, he is still performing at a high level and he shows is more often now, almost every game with his spectacular highlights. Although he missed an easy layup last game, he made up for it last night with a solid all-around performance against the Orlando Magic. Here […]The post VIDEO: Dwyane Wade’s Spectacular Move Against Orlando Magic...
The Jazz started the season with a 1-13 record. Since then they’ve gone 10-12. How much of that turnaround can be credited to Trey Burke? Quite a bit. But when you look at the teams they beat, it shows that the Jazz are still far from a good team. A Top 3 draft pick is still very much in the running.
Here’s a look at their wins and how they did it.
11/13/13 – Pelicans w/o Ryan...