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Magic's Nikola Vucevic takes selfies with lion cubs while in Africa (PHOTO)

It's been a rough time for lions in the news of late. But Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic got to hang out and snag some pictures with some young cubs while he was in Africa for the NBA's recent historic exhibition game in Johannesburg.In the game, Vucevic came off the bench for Team World and scored six points. He also pulled down seven rebounds. Vucevic was also the recipient...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic at their best when Nikola Vucevic gets going early

The Orlando Magic might seem to outsiders as if they're stuck in a quagmire of 20-30 wins, but this is a team with a quality young core and a new coach in Scott Skiles who can help those with potential take the next step. And a big part of that core is Nikola Vucevic.It's easy to forget because Vucevic is such a hardened veteran of four NBA seasons now, but the big man is just 24...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikola Vucevic Enjoyed Helping the NBA in South Africa

Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images Orlando Magic big man Nikola Vucevic had an eventful 4 days in Johannesburg, South Africa as the Montenegrin donated his services to a great NBA initiative. It was more than just playing the first NBA game ever on the African continent. It was bringing good to African communities in great need as well as helping with the Basketball Without...
Via Magic Basketball Online
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikola Vucevic Expects Orlando Magic to Begin Turnaround in 2015

The Orlando Magic have been going through a long rebuilding process ever since Dwight Howard left town, and they are hoping to turn things around in the near future. Nikola Vucevic feels very confident about turning things around during the upcoming 2015-16 season, and he also understands that the team has to begin turning it around for themselves and their fans. Vucevic: “I...
Via Hoops-Nation
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Game in Africa to Include Nikola Vucevic

Orlando Magic big man Nikola Vucevic will help make history in Africa next month. The NBA and NBAPA announced on Thursday the player rosters that will participate in the first ever NBA game on that continent. Nik is playing for ‘Team World’. They’ll go up against ‘Team Africa’. The exhibition will take place August 1st at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa...
Via Magic Basketball Online
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nikola Vucevic to play in NBA Africa Game

The NBA will be playing a game in South Africa on Aug. 1, and apparently, Nikola Vucevic will be participating.From Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel:Vucevic isn't the only member of the Magic involved in the event. Magic trainer Keon Weise will also be the trainer for Team World.The NBA has made an initiative to expand its reach into African countries. Of course, there are already...
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July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

The 2015 NBA most unappreciated team

Point Guard: Brandon Knight, Milwaukee Bucks Bucks Point Guard Brandon Knight Knight has burst onto the scene this year under new Bucks coach Jason Kidd. Knight was better known for getting posterized by DeAndre Jordan, and for getting his ankles broken by Kyrie Irving in the Rookie-Sophomore game. Since coming to Milwaukee as a sign-and-trade for Brandon Jennings, Knight has...
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Vucevic continues to improve, but unable to carry Magic

For the second year in a row, Nikola Vucevic can point with pride to the strides he has made in becoming one of the NBA's more consistent and dependable centers. But his progress was again not reflected in the record of the Orlando Magic. Points and rebounds are no substitute for victories, and Vucevic has made it clear that going through another season of more than 50 losses is...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Magic Join Nik Vucevic’s Cause and Donate to Balkan Floods Relief Aid

Serbia as well as Bosnia and Herzegovina – the two Western Balkan countries - have recently been hit by the worst floods scene in that area in the last 120 years. An outpouring of resources from various countries and public figures around the globe is underway. The Orlando Magic joins center Nikola Vucevic in his efforts to raise funds for flood victims. Both countries neighbor...
Via Magic Basketball Online
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Orlando Magic Center Nik Vucevic named NBA Player of the Week

The Orlando Magic’s Nikola Vucevic was named the NBA Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday, Mar. 24, through Sunday, Mar. 30. It marks the first time that Vucevic has been awarded with the league’s top weekly honor. Vucevic led the Magic to a 2-1 week, which included wins over the Portland Trail Blazers and Charlotte Bobcats, behind averages of 22.7 points...
Via Magic Basketball Online
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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