1. NBA Rumors: Why Jerry Sloan Is Perfect Head Coach for Dwight Howard-Led Magic

    If the Dwight Howard saga weren't enough, the Orlando Magic have a new debacle to sort out: Who will be their next head coach? Earlier this week, the polarizing Stan Van Gundy was fired from the position, a move that surprised nobody...

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  2. Stan Van Gundy Fired: A Letter from the City of Orlando

    Dear Stan, We've come a long way, haven't we? Nearly five years ago, you were brought in with the hopes you could lead our perennial bottom-dwelling team to the playoffs...

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  3. Report: Josh Smith Still Discontent with Altanta Hawks

    The Atlanta Hawks ' Josh Smith debacle is starting to heat up once again. The dominant combo-forward is not just eyeing free agency after his contract releases him in the 2013 offseason, but open to a trade in the coming months before next season...

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  4. Chris Bosh Injury: Miami Heat's LeBron James Can Now Flourish at PF

    With the loss of All-Star power forward Chris Bosh to an abdominal strain in Game 1, Miami Heat coach Eric Spoelstra had to maneuver his starting lineup in order to help soften this tremendous blow to their title chances...

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  5. Report: Jameer Nelson Likely to Opt-out of Current Contract

    Jameer Nelson , longtime starting point guard for the Orlando Magic , is likely to decline his player option for the 2012-13 season and put his toe in the free agent waters, according to Alex Kennedy of HOOPSWORLD...

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  6. NBA Rumors: 10 Teams That Will Go All-in on Potential Dwight Howard Trade

    After another failed attempt at capturing an elusive NBA championship, the Orlando Magic will enter an offseason filled with uncertainty. The most compelling question is, of course, All-NBA center Dwight Howard's future within the organization...

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  7. NBA Free Agents 2012: Why Marcus Camby Is Priority for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets are facing an offseason of uncertainty after barely missing the playoffs once again...

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  8. Houston Rockets: Mapping out the Plan for Rockets to Return to the Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets , once considered a lock for a playoff bid, experienced a meltdown of epic proportions. With only a few weeks left in the season, the Rockets were the favorites to become the sixth seed in their grueling conference's playoffs...

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  9. JaVale McGee's Career Has Been Resurrected with the Denver Nuggets

    The potential was always there for JaVale McGee . After all, how many seven-footers possess a 7'6" wingspan, remarkable athleticism and agility? To say it simply, McGee is one intriguing prospect...

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  10. Magic vs. Pacers: Highlights, Grades and Reaction to Game 5

    After shocking the Indiana Pacers in Game 1, the Orlando Magic have been eliminated from the 2012 NBA playoffs after dropping four consecutive, including Tuesday night's 105-87 loss at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

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  11. NBA Rumors: Orlando Magic Must Keep Stan Van Gundy over Dwight Howard

    Over the past few months, the fact of the matter has become painfully obvious that the Orlando Magic will most definitely have to choose between their All- NBA center Dwight Howard and the brash, polarizing coach Stan Van Gundy...

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  12. Magic vs. Pacers: Highlights, Grades and Reaction to Game 4

    Despite synthesizing a furious comeback to take the first-round game against Indiana into overtime, the Orlando Magic failed to obtain the victory, as the Pacers survived and take a commanding 3-1 lead in the series...

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  13. Dwight Howard's Trade Value Will Never Recover After Magic Debacle

    Earlier this week, Magic general manager Otis Smith traveled to Los Angeles to check up on Orlando's disgruntled star Dwight Howard as he recuperates from surgery to repair a herniated disk...

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  14. Magic vs. Pacers: Stats, Grades and Reaction to Game 2

    The Indiana Pacers bounced back after their disheartening Game 1 loss and trounced the sixth-seed Orlando Magic with a 93-78 victory...

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  15. Houston Rockets: Will Missing the Playoffs Lead to Drastic Roster Changes?

    The Houston Rockets , once considered a lock for a playoff bid, have experienced a meltdown of epic proportions. Just two weeks ago, the Rockets were the favorites to become the sixth seed in their grueling conference's playoffs...

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  16. Derrick Rose Injury: Why Chicago Bulls Still Have What It Takes to Win NBA Title

    Saturday night, the fans, media and the NBA were delivered a blow when Derrick Rose 's knee buckled with 1:10 remaining on the clock verses the Philadelphia 76ers ...

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  17. Magic vs. Pacers: Stats, Grades and Reaction to Game 1

    The Orlando Magic , despite the absence of Dwight Howard , have shocked the NBA world and upset the third-seeded Indiana Pacers in Game 1 on Saturday night with a 81-77 victory...

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  18. NBA Playoffs 2012: Complete Guide to Beating the Orlando Magic

    After Wednesday night's Orlando Magic victory against the dismal Charlotte Bobcats , the Eastern Conference playoff picture has officially been set...

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  19. Houston Rockets: Breaking Down How the Rockets Can Get Back to the Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets , once considered a lock for a playoff bid, have experienced a meltdown of epic proportions. Just two weeks ago, the Rockets were the favorites to become the sixth seed in their grueling conference's playoffs...

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  20. NBA Draft 2012: Biggest Pac-12 and Big Ten Busts of All Time

    Over the course of professional basketball history, the Big Ten and Pac-12 have always been steady contributors when it comes to sending talent to the NBA Draft ...

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  21. NBA Free Agency: 10 Players Who Could Turn a Franchise Around Next Season

    While this offseason's free-agent class doesn't have the glitz and glamour of years past, there is no doubting the bevy of talent at every position. Headlined by elite point guard Deron Williams, the players available would make any organization giddy...

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  22. NBA Rumors: Nate McMillan Must Replace Stan Van Gundy in Orlando

    If you believed the Orlando Magic drama was beginning to fade after Dwight Howard decided to "opt-in" through the 2012-13 season, then you are sorely mistaken. This time, however, the rumors regard Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy ...

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  23. Otis Smith and Other General Managers on the Hot Seat

    The life of a general manager is excruciating to say the least. One must build a championship-caliber roster through trades, free-agent signings and draft acquisitions...

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  24. Orlando Magic: Are They Still a Playoff-Caliber Team Without Dwight Howard?

    Over the past five seasons, the Orlando Magic have found major and consistent success during the regular season and playoffs. Not only did they advance to the NBA Finals in 2009, they are a force to be reckoned with in every single matchup...

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  25. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Best Possible Fit for Every First Round Pick

    One of the most exciting dates in the basketball world is the NBA Draft . The Association receives an infusion of new, young talent that will one day dominate the professional level...

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