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NBA’s best loving Victor Oladipo at Team USA camp

The following quotes via John Denton of “He’s a great player already. I love how he plays and he plays with so much confidence. He totally deserves to be up here (with team USA) and I’m already a big fan of his. I love how he takes the game so serious. “I’m here for him if he ever needs me. I know how serious he takes it. He’s such a talent with his...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
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Peyton Siva Has Signed With The Orlando Magic

Andy Lyons | Getty Images Just two weeks after the Detroit Pistons announced that they wouldn’t pick up the second year of his contract, former Louisville star Peyton Siva has inked a contract with the Orlando Magic. Marc Spears of Yahoo! Sports was the first to report the news. Josh Robbins, the Magic beat writer for the Orlando Sentinel, reports that Siva’s deal is non-guaranteed...
Via The Cardinal Connect
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Maurice Harkless’ World Cup Absence Leaves Puerto Ricans Confused

Orlando Magic wing player Maurice Harkless will not be playing for Puerto Rico in the FIBA World Cup that takes places in Spain beginning on August 30th, as reported by Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel. Robbins communicated with Harkless’ agent, Happy Walters, and below is a quote from Walters on why his client won’t be playing for Puerto Rico: “He is 100 percent focused...
Via Magic Basketball Online
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Magic's Harkless won't play for Puerto Rico at FIBA World Cup

Orlando Magic forward Maurice Harkless has chosen not to play for Puerto Rico's national basketball team this summer, choosing instead to concentrate on getting ready for the 2014-15 NBA season. Harkless, whose maternal grandfather is from Puerto Rico, was supposed to represent the commonwealth in the FIBA World Cup in Spain beginning Aug. 30. "He wants to focus on the Magic...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Aaron Gordon shows off slam dunk skills in Instagram video

In terms of the 2014 NBA rookie class, one of the players that I’m the most excited to see play in the association is Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon. Yesterday, Gordon decided to show off his aerial abilities for the world on the social networking site Instagram with an impressive dunk reel. Check out the below Instagram clip which shows Gordon skying for many impressive slam...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
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National media still confused with Magic offseason

The offseason is more or less over for the Magic. Friday, the team announced the signing of Luke Ridnour, putting the roster officially at 15 players. That leaves no room for anyone else. Since it is the end of July and the basketball topics are drying up, it is time to review the offseason. Generally, the Magic’s offseason has been met with confusion. Tom Ziller of SBNation was...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Defenses turn their eyes toward Nikola Vucevic

It has been a summer of promise for the Magic. They have continued to look at the development of Victor Oladipo and reformed the backcourt with Elfrid Payton. They drafted Aaron Gordon, putting pressure on the forward positions to sort itself out. One thing that appears to be more than constant is center Nikola Vucevic. His position and role on the team is not questioned. There is...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrew Nicholson Leads Canada in Win Over Georgia

The Canadian senior national basketball team defeated Georgia (the country, not the state) 83-66 on the final day of the Pokal Adecco exhibition tournament in Slovenia. Orlando Magic big man Andrew Nicholson ended up coming off the bench as Head Coach Jay Triano preferred to go with Kelly Olynyk and Dwight Powell in the frontcourt. That didn’t prevent ‘Drew from having his...
Via Magic Basketball Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Orlando Magic sign guard Luke Ridnour

With highly-touted rookie point guard Elfrid Payton expected to get big minutes this year, and with mainstay Jameer Nelson no longer on the team, the Orlando Magic needed someone to mentor their prized youngster and have signed veteran free agent guard Luke Ridnour to fill that role.“We’re extremely excited to welcome Luke (Ridnour) and his family to Orlando,” said General...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
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Magic sign veteran guard Luke Ridnour to 2-year deal

Continuing to load up on over-30 players, especially at the guard position, the Orlando Magic announced Friday they have signed 11-year NBA veteran Luke Ridnour. Ridnour, 33, split last season playing for Milwaukee and Charlotte. The addition of him, Ben Gordon and Willie Green in the past month brings experience to a backcourt where second-year pro Victor Oladipo and rookie Elfrid...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Luke Ridnour Orlando Magic Introductory Interview

New Orlando Magic member Luke Ridnour was introduced today and he had very kind words to say about his new situation. Originally selected by Seattle in the first round (14th overall) of the 2003 NBA Draft, Ridnour has appeared in 783 career NBA regular season games (493 starts) during his 11-year career with Seattle, Minnesota, Milwaukee and Charlotte, averaging 9.6 ppg., 4.6 apg...
Via Magic Basketball Online
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Aaron gordon shows off hilarious crossover

The Summer is all fun and games for some recently drafted NBA players. Take Orlando Magic forward, Aaron Gordon, for instance. Gordon has that undeniable energy and a million dollar smile. It seems like Gordon truly loves the game of basketball, and even enjoys spending some of his time showing kids how to handle the rock. Gordon does a little crossover action on a couple of little...
Via Pass The Pill
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Aaron Gordon destroys girl's ankles at basketball camp

Former Arizona standout and current Orlando Magic rookie Aaron Gordon terrorized a young girl with some crossovers at basketball camp this week and, thankfully, it was caught on camera. Watch as Gordon breaks the girl down with a couple crossovers that she never saw coming, eventually leaving her lying on the hardwood in a lifeless mess. Gordon hilariously flees the scene immediately...
Via Next Impulse Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic sign second-round draft pick Devyn Marble

The Orlando Magic announced Thursday the signing of second-round draft pick Devyn Marble. The news comes three weeks after forward Aaron Gordon and guard Elfrid Payton, the Magic's two first-round selections, signed their contracts. While the 6-foot-6 Marble is listed as a guard, he was used primarily at small forward during the Orlando Pro Summer League and averaged almost 13...
Via Fox Sports Florida
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Aaron Gordon provide a spark for the Magic?

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Ron of For more NBA news and updates, visit Fantasy Basketball Money Leagues today.The Orlando Magic is looking to gradually emerge as a competitive team in the Eastern Conference. After selecting Victor Oladipo last year at the No. 2 spot of the draft, the Magic picked up the 6’9” power forward Aaron...
Via Holdout Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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