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Magic Injury Update: Aaron Gordon will be re-evaluated in six-to-eight weeks following successful surgery on Friday

The Orlando Magic fell to the Miami Heat on Saturday by the scored of 99-92. The loss dropped the Magic to 6-9 on the season, fourth in the Southeast Division. Nikola Vucevic lead the Magic with 33 points and 17 rebounds in 33 minutes of action. On the injury front, Aaron Gordon had successful surgery on his left foot on Friday and will be re-evaluated in about six to eight...
Via NBA Injury News
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Magic Injury Update: Kyle O'Quinn targeting a return Wednesday against the Warriors

The Orlando Magic fell to the Miami Heat on Saturday by the scored of 99-92. The loss dropped the Magic to 6-9 on the season, fourth in the Southeast Division. Nikola Vucevic lead the Magic with 33 points and 17 rebounds in 33 minutes of action. On the injury front, the Magic were again without Kyle O'Quinn due to an ankle sprain. The good news is that O'Quinn is looking to return...
Via NBA Injury News
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Heat-Magic Postgame Locker Room Interviews

  This current era of Orlando Magic basketball seems to have one franchise that they just absolutely can’t overcome no matter the circumstances. Unfortunately, it’s their in-state rivals the Miami Heat. Nikola Vucevic had another enormous night against the Heat. This loss at Amway Center saw similar defensive and 3-pointer shooting struggles that occurred in Wednesday’s defeat...
Via Magic Basketball Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Gordon’s injury not as serious as previously believed

When the news came down that Aaron Gordon would be out with a fracture in his fifth metatarsal, the thoughts immediately went to Kevin Durant and the very similar Jones fracture he suffered in his foot. That appears to have Durant set to miss 6-8 weeks (essentially killing the Thunder’s season with Russell Westbrook‘s injury too). It is becoming apparent that Gordon’s injury...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic agree to deal with Union Rescue Mission

The Orlando Magic have agreed to purchase and help relocate the Orlando Union Rescue Mission in Downtown Orlando for $3 million, clearing a major hurdle for the team to build its proposed entertainment complex (what I have dubbed “Amway Center Phase II”). The Mission, which serves underprivileged and homeless male residents in the Downtown area, balked at the sale because it...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Pay $3 Million to Move Shelter for Complex Space

The Orlando Magic have agreed to buy the Orlando Union Rescue Mission’s property for $3 million in order to move the homeless shelter to make way for the Magic’s $200 million entertainment complex, as Matthew Richardson of the Orlando Business Journal and local news channel WFTV report. The entertainment complex is rumored to first break ground following the conclusion of...
Via Magic Basketball Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Orlando Magic made the trade of the summer

​ Before free agency started last June, on the day of the draft, the Denver Nuggets and the Orlando Magic made a trade. The Magic sent Arron Afflalo to Denver for his second stint with the Nuggets, and Denver sent back Frenchman Evan Fournier, entering his third season, along with a second-round pick (which would become Devyn Marble). At the time, the Magic and their general...
Via The Sports Post
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Doc Rivers: Magic’s Nikola Vucevic “Is An All-Star”

Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic may be the best NBA player nobody knows about. Well almost nobody. Clippers coach Doc Rivers was so impressed with his 19-point, 14-rebound performance (neither of those numbers are within seven of his season high) against Los Angeles that he gave him some love after the game, via John Denton of the Magic’s official site: “Vucevic is an all...
Via Standing O Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Musings: Oladipo struggles in blowout loss to Clippers

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Since being roughed up in their season opener three weeks ago at New Orleans, the Orlando Magic had been competitive in every game. That streak came to an emphatic end Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Clippers. The Magic never led in a 114-90 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers that can't simply be written off as a case of them missing Evan Fournier, who...
Via Fox Sports Florida
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Victor Oladipo Answers Your #PureMagicSocial Tweets

As part of the Orlando Magic’s #PureMagicSocial day in anticipation for Social Media Night against the L.A. Clippers on Wednesday, Magic guard Victor Oladipo took over the team’s official Twitter account to answer questions with the hashtag #AskOladipo. Below are some of the highlights of the interactions.   .@Hollywood4663 can we start calling you Orlandipo? –> No question...
Via Magic Basketball Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Historic Citrus Bowl reopens after renovation

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) When Orlando and Orange County officials approved a joint pact in 2007 for a multi-million renovation of the city's historic Florida Citrus Bowl stadium, the hope was to produce a venue worthy of hosting marquee sporting events. Seven years later, officials believe the seeds of that future have been planted. After spending $207 million and nearly 10 months...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Introducing the Magic’s swing offense

What is the Magic offense right now? That is a question plenty of people are probably wondering as they look to evaluate Jacque Vaughn in this his third year. Orlando has players that it probably views as part of the long-term future in Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton, Channing Frye (four years, $32 million says he is part of the future) and Nikola Vucevic. The program building really...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Fourth quarter dooms Pistons in loss to Magic

The Orlando Magic scored 29 in the third and 29 in the fourth as they handed the Pistons their 8th loss of the season in a 107-93 loss from the Palace. Caron Butler had 20 points and 6 boards for the Pistons while Brandon Jennings finished with 18 points. For Orlando Nikola Vucevic added 25 points and 14 rebounds with Evan Fournier and Channing Frye tallying 14 and 12 points, respectively...
Via The Majors Detroit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Musings: Orlando pulls away late to grab road victory

The Orlando Magic are making the best of a rough hand dealt them by the NBA's schedule-makers. After posting only four road victories all last season, the Magic won away from home for the third time in eight tries Monday night as they pulled away in the fourth quarter to defeat the Detroit Pistons 107-93. Nikola Vucevic had 25 points and 14 rebounds as the Magic placed all five starters...
Via Fox Sports Florida
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Injury Update: Aaron Gordon out indefinitely with fractured foot

The Orlando Magic head into Monday's game against the Detroit Pistons coming off a 98-93 loss on Saturday to the Washington Wizards. At 4-7 on the season, the Magic sit in last place in the Southeast Division. The Magic suffered a key loss on Saturday, as backup power forward Aaron Gordon will be out indefinitely with a fractured foot. Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsAs reported...
Via NBA Injury News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic rookie Aaron Gordon out indefinitely with foot fracture

Just when the Orlando Magic were close to getting their entire roster back to full strength, along comes another major setback. The Magic announced Sunday that rookie forward Aaron Gordon, the fourth overall pick in the draft, will be out indefinitely after fracturing the fifth metatarsal in his left foot. The injury took place Saturday night toward the end of their 98-93 loss to...
Via Fox Sports Florida
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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