1. 5 Bold Predictions for the Orlando Magic's Second Half of the Season

    With the second half of this truncated season underway, it is time to predict how the rest of this crucial Orlando Magic year unfolds...

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  2. Orlando Magic: Why Steve Nash Is Not the Solution for Dwight Howard Fiasco

    A few days ago, Alex Kennedy of Hoops World reported that the Orlando Magic , with hopes of acquiring another superstar to pair up with Dwight Howard , are interested in the services of Phoenix Suns ' point guard Steve Nash ...

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  3. Report: Orlando Magic Talking with Warriors About Monta Ellis

    According to Jarrod Rudolph of RealGM , the Orlando Magic and Golden State Warriors are in trade talks centered around shooting guard Monta Ellis . No trade is imminent, but the talks have been ongoing...

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  4. Orlando Magic: Why Their Roster Problems Stem from Howard's Rookie Season

    "With the first overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft, the Orlando Magic select Dwight Howard." These are the words that completely changed the Orlando Magic franchise from a bottom-dwelling organization to a perennial championship contender...

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  5. Rewriting History: What If the Portland Trail Blazers Selected Kevin Durant?

    "With the first overall pick in the 2007 NBA Draft, the Portland Trail Blazers select Greg Oden." These are the words that have brought misery to the Portland Trail Blazers' organization and their loyal fans...

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  6. NBA Trade Rumors: NY Post Says Magic Not Interested in Lakers C Andrew Bynum

    According to a Western Conference executive who spoke with Peter Vecsey of the New York Post , the Orlando Magic are not interested in an Andrew Bynum -for- Dwight Howard swap...

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  7. NBA All-Star Weekend 2012: Winners and Losers from Saturday Night's Events

    Despite not being the main attraction for All-Star Weekend, All-Star Saturday Night is always the most anticipated. However, this year's events did not live up to the hype...

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  8. Report: Wilson Chandler Interested in Pairing with Toronto Raptors

    According to Sports Illustrated 's Sam Amick , restricted free agent Wilson Chandler and agent Chris Luchey are in talks with the Toronto Raptors ...

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  9. Free Agent Center Joel Przybilla Signs with Portland Trail Blazers

    According to Marc J.Spears of Yahoo! Sports , free agent center Joel Przybilla has decided to sign with the Portland Trail Blazers ...

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  10. NBA Trades: Why Michael Beasley to the Orlando Magic Makes Perfect Sense

    Earlier this week, news broke via Chris Broussard of ESPN that the Los Angeles Lakers , who have been unsuccessful in executing any major trades, are inquiring about Minnesota Timberwolves ' forward Michael Beasley ...

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  11. Rising Stars Challenge: Determining Which Young Talents Actually Become Stars

    The 2012 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge player pool is home to some of the best and brightest talents from around the NBA ...

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  12. Orlando Magic: Should O-Town Acquire J.R. Smith to Solve Offensive Woes?

    J.R. Smith is easily the most coveted asset on the free-agent market right now, as the sharpshooter is set to make his return to the United States Wednesday after playing in China for the last few months...

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  13. 2012 NBA All-Star Snubs: Ryan Anderson Left off of Eastern Conference Reserves

    The NBA All-Star reserves were released late Thursday night on TNT, and the league's best talent will be meeting in Orlando on February 26 for the classic East vs. West battle...

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  14. Chauncey Billups Injury: With Career on Line, Is Mr. Big Shot a Hall of Famer?

    According to ESPN , Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard Chauncey Billups will miss the remainder of the season after tearing his left Achilles tendon during the team's 107-102 slim victory against the inconsistent Orlando Magic ...

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  15. NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Keeping Gilbert Arenas Option Open

    According to NBA Insider Ken Berger of CBSSports.com , the Los Angeles Lakers and GM Mitch Kupchak are open to attending Gilbert Arenas ' workout...

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  16. Orlando Magic Should Make Play for Boston's Rajon Rondo

    According to Eric Pincus of Hoopsworld.com , the Boston Celtics are interested in a Rajon Rondo for Pau Gasol swap with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  17. The NBA's 8 Most Devastating Injuries This Season

    If there is one effect this truncated schedule has had on the season, it is through the plethora of injuries sustained by some of the league's top players...

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  18. Orlando Magic Waive Veteran Guard Larry Hughes; Sign Ish Smith

    The Orlando Magic have decided to cut veteran guard Larry Hughes following Wednesday night's win over the Washington Wizards . GM Otis Smith announced the transaction after the game, as the roster now stands at 14 players...

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  19. Orlando Magic: 4 Changes the Team Must Make Now

    To start the season off, the Orlando Magic came out of the gates in spectacular fashion, as they accumulated an elite 10-3 record. Not only was the team winning games, but they were even starting to be labeled a title contender...

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  20. NBA Rumors: With Chris Kaman on the Block, Orlando Magic Must Pursue Him

    Earlier this week, Marc Stein of ESPN reported that the New Orleans Hornets are pursuing deals to rid themselves of Chris Kaman and his cumbersome contract...

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  21. 5 NBA Veterans Who Have Rejuvenated Their Careers

    Every season, a group of veteran players exceed expectations and return to a dominant form experienced earlier in their careers...

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  22. Dwight Howard Must Stop Whining and Step Up for the Orlando Magic

    The Orlando Magic went down with another embarrassing loss Sunday night, as they received a 106-85 beating at the hands of the breakout Indiana Pacers ...

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  23. 5 NBA Players Who Should Have Received Worthy Contract Extensions

    As Wednesday night's contract extension period finally passed, there were a number of surprising players who did not receive lucrative contract extensions...

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  24. Dwight Howard: 3 Things He Can Learn from Shaquille O'Neal

    Earlier this month, new TNT NBA analyst Shaquille O'Neal went on national television and voiced his opinion that Los Angeles Lakers ' center Andrew Bynum, not Dwight Howard , is the best center in the NBA...

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  25. Kyle Lowry, Ryan Anderson and the All-NBA Most Improved Team

    Every year there is a group of distinguished players who exceed expectations. Whether the cause is an increase in minutes, new coach, positive attitude or a newfound maturity in their game, the new NBA season ushers in the next batch of breakout stars..

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