Led by Tobias Harris and Nikola Vucevic, the Orlando Magic are steadily moving in the right direction.
In 2012, the Orlando Magic were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs for the second consecutive season. Despite qualifying for the postseason six years in a row (2007-12), the team made just one NBA Finals appearance, a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.
To make matters...
Despite another huge game from Nikola Vucevic, the Orlando Magic became the latest team Friday night to fall to the suddenly resurgent New York Knicks.
Vucevic tied his career high with 34 points and also pulled down 18 rebounds, but that wasn't enough to prevent the Magic's fourth loss in a row and 10th in their last 12 games. The Knicks, who had become the butt of jokes in managing...
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The eventful week continues for the Montenegrin. Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic on Thursday handed out dozens of “get well” teddy bears to young patients at Florida Hospital for Children. Each of these teddy bears included uplifting, hand-written notes from Orlando Magic fans giving the pediatric patients well-wishes....
ORLANDO, Fla. -- To longtime followers of the Orlando Magic, Nik and Vic ought to roll off the tongue as easily as Shaq and Penny once did.
The roll that this center-guard combination has been on the past three games should be something worth talking about as well.
Both Nikola Vucevic and Victor Oladipo are averaging more than 27 points a game since the Magic went away from more...
Nikola Vucevic climbs the escalator for the one-hand-jam posterizing Pau Gasol with authority.
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It’s been an unexpected rough stretch for the Bulls lately as they have dropped three of four, including two at home in games they were favored by double digits. None of this has been the fault of Pau Gasol who has been playing out of his mind, but he got absolutely destroyed by Nikola Vucevic last night:
That’s a vicious hammer. Check out Pau stumbling over afterwards like...
Rest in peace, Pau Gasol.
OK, so the Chicago Bulls big man didn’t die in a literal sense Monday night, but figuratively speaking, Gasol is no longer with us. That’s because he had was embarrassed in the worst kind of basketball way by the Orlando Magic’s Nikola Vucevic.
Gasol was a victim of one of the NBA’s dunks of the year, as Vucevic skied over Gasol to deliver a huge...
Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic had a tremendous game Monday night against Chicago, highlighted by this nasty dunk right over Bulls center Pau Gasol that put him on his back.Vucevic led the way for the Magic with 33 points and 11 rebounds in the 121-114 victory over the Bulls.Video via NBA.
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PORTLAND, Ore. -- The Portland Trail Blazers have had few breathers during this seven-game homestand, but Saturday night's finale seemed well on the way to an easy victory.
Portland caught Orlando short-handed and riding a five-game losing streak. The Blazers were rolling early, and the Magic couldn't shoot straight. Portland was about to coast to a victory when Magic center Nikola...
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This just in: Nikola Vucevic has been really good for the Orlando Magic. The franchise center has averaged 18.1 ppg and 11.3 rpg on 52.6 FG% in 29 games so far this season. It’s appropriate to point out that Vooch deserves strong All-Star Game consideration, something that the 24-year-old has wanted to accomplish during his NBA career. There’s two ways of playing in the New...