The biggest play Kyle Lowry made in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs might have been overlooked.
Game 3 in Orlando, time winding down, Toronto clinging to a three-point...
Toronto visits Orlando with 2-1 series lead
Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Orlando Magic (42-40, seventh in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)
Leonard, Raptors rout Magic; Murray rallies Nuggets
TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 37 points, Kyle Lowry bounced back from a scoreless playoff opener with 22 and the Toronto Raptors routed the Orlando Magic 111-82 on Tuesday night, evening...
Charlotte plays Orlando, seeks 4th straight home win
Orlando Magic (41-40, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (39-42, ninth in the Eastern Conference)
BOSTON (AP) — Nothing has come easy for the Orlando Magic over the last seven years.
They endured four different head coaches, five seasons with 50-plus losses and took many turns in the NBA...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It didn't take long to tell which team had something on the line Friday night — and which team didn't.
The Orlando Magic used a franchise-record 81 points in the first...
Vucevic, Ross help Magic hold off Knicks 114-100
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic aren't accustomed to scoreboard watching at this point of the season. Yet on Wednesday, every time they took a look, they saw good news.
Orlando plays New York, seeks 6th straight home win
New York Knicks (15-62, 15th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (38-40, ninth in the Eastern Conference)
Leonard and the Raptors host the Magic
Orlando Magic (38-39, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (54-23, second in the Eastern Conference)
Pistons face the Magic on 3-game slide
Orlando Magic (37-38, eighth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (37-37, seventh in the Eastern Conference)
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — If the Memphis Grizzlies are playing for NBA draft lottery pingpong balls this time of year, you'd have a hard time convincing the Orlando Magic.
Fournier, Gordon lead Magic to 119-96 rout over Pelicans
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic showed no mercy on an undermanned New Orleans team, routing the punchless Pelicans.
Evan Fournier scored 22 points and Aaron Gordon had 20 as the Magic...
Ross, Vucevic lead Magic over Mavericks 111-106
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Steve Clifford and the Magic were far from satisfied after a victory over the struggling Dallas Mavericks.
"If they shoot the ball the way they normally do, we lose this...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Orlando Magic are becoming more confident by the day.
Nikola Vucevic scored 27 points, Terrence Ross added 23 and the surging Magic continued their push for a playoff...
Gordon scores 22, Magic rally past Warriors 103-96
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic proved again they can beat the best of the NBA.
They've also shown this week they can lose to some of the worst.
Knicks reserves outscore Magic bench 75-7 in win
NEW YORK (AP) — Emmanuel Mudiay, Mitchell Robinson and the rest of the New York Knicks' backups outscored the Orlando Magic's reserves by a whopping 75-7 in a 108-103 win on Tuesday night at...
Ross has 28 against former team, Magic beat Raptors 113-98
TORONTO (AP) — Terrence Ross and the Orlando Magic shook off the disappointment of a difficult loss by taking down Ross' former team.
Ross scored 28 points, Nikola Vucevic had 23 points and...
Magic win fifth straight, end 13-game skid vs Hornets
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic ended one streak and stretched another.
The Magic snapped a 13-game losing streak to Charlotte, routing the Hornets 127-89 on Thursday night behind 21 points from reserve Terrence Ross.
"It's like there has been a paradigm shift, if that makes sense," Magic forward Aaron Gordon said. "They've been whipping us for so long, but I'm glad we got 'em this time."
Playing without Antetokounmpo, Bucks lose to Magic 103-83
MILWAUKEE (AP) — With Giannis Antetokounmpo on the bench in street clothes, the Milwaukee Bucks had their lowest scoring output of the season and fell flat.
"We'll probably throw this one in the trash can and move on," coach Mike Budenholzer said. "We just didn't have it tonight."
Ross makes 6 3s, Magic beat Timberwolves 122-112
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The trade deadline came and went and Terrence Ross remained in Orlando, comfortable in his routine.
Ross, whose expiring contract and big scoring production had set him up as a potential trade asset, scored 32 points and came up with a big defensive play to help the Magic to a 122-112 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night.
Ross scores 30 as Magic hand Pacers 4th straight loss
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After making his first All-Star team earlier in the day, Nikola Vucevic delivered another solid performance for the Orlando Magic.
Meanwhile, the Indiana Pacers are struggling without their own All-Star as Victor Oladipo recovers from knee surgery.
Terrence Ross scored 13 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Vucevic added 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Magic beat Indiana 107-100 on Thursday night to hand the Pacers their fourth straight loss.
Magic hold on to beat Celtics for second time, 105-103
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Celtics couldn't cool down Terrence Ross in the second half and it cost them the game.
Aaron Gordon had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic held off a late rally to beat the Celtics 105-103 on Saturday night.
Ross added 25 points, 18 in the second half, and Celtics coach Brad Stevens said he was the difference.
Vucevic leads Magic to 112-84 rout of Bulls
CHICAGO (AP) — Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic had no trouble finding motivation Wednesday night.
A loss in Chicago less than two weeks ago and a blowout defeat only two days ago was all the incentive they needed.
Vucevic had 22 points and 12 rebounds before sitting out the fourth quarter, Aaron Gordon added 18 points and a career-high nine assists, and the Magic led the entire way in a 112-84 rout of the Chicago Bulls.
NBA fines Magic’s Ross $25,000 for throwing ball into stands
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando's Terrence Ross has been fined $25,000 for throwing a ball into the stands following a game.
NBA executive vice president Kiki VanDeWeghe announced the action Thursday, a day after the Magic forward/guard tossed the ball into the crowd at Amway Center following a 122-120 overtime loss to the Phoenix Suns.
Magic beat Jazz 96-89 to sweep 2 games in Mexico
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Evan Fournier scored 24 points, Terrence Ross came off the bench to add 10 of his 19 in the fourth quarter, and the Orlando Magic rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 96-89 on Saturday and sweep their two-game homestand in Mexico City.
Ross shot 8 of 9 from the field and Nikola Vucevic added 15 points and a season-high 19 rebounds for the Magic (13-15), who beat the Chicago Bulls 97-91 on Thursday.
Vucevic powers Magic over Suns 99-85
PHOENIX (AP) — Nikola Vucevic knew he faced a challenge against Phoenix Suns rookie Deandre Ayton in the post on Friday night. He also knew he'd have an advantage on offense.
Vucevic deployed his veteran experience against this year's top overall draft pick and finished with 25 points and 15 rebounds as the Orlando Magic defeated the Suns 99-85.
Butler hits another winning 3 as Sixers rally past Nets
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Butler made a 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 127-125 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday.
Butler's shot from the right wing, similar to the one that beat Charlotte in overtime on Nov. 17, capped Philadelphia's rally from 20 points down in a game the Nets led nearly all the way.
Butler finished with 34 points and 12 rebounds, and Joel Embiid had 32 points and 12 boards for the 76ers.
Vucevic, Magic hand Lakers another loss 108-104
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Orlando Magic had swept the season series against the Los Angeles Lakers once in their first 29 seasons in the NBA.
In a span of eight days, the Magic did it for the second time.
Nikola Vucevic had 31 points, 15 rebounds and seven assists and Terrence Ross made a go-ahead lay-up with 34 seconds left to help the Magic beat the Lakers 108-104 on Sunday.
Ross scored 16 points for the Magic, who won 130-117 at home on Nov. 17.
Magic come back to beat 76ers 111-106 in Butler’s debut
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Everything about Jimmy Butler's first game with the 76ers was going great, until the fourth quarter.
Butler had 14 points in his Philadelphia debut, but the 76ers collapsed late and lost to Orlando 111-106 after Terrence Ross hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 8.7 seconds left that helped the Magic finish off a big comeback Wednesday night.
Ross, Vucevic lift Magic over Knicks 115-89
NEW YORK (AP) — Nikola Vucevic and the Orlando Magic got an unwelcome surprise when the lights in their New York hotel rooms all turned on at 3:30 a.m. Sunday.
Turns out, they didn't need a full night of sleep — or even All-Star Aaron Gordon — to romp over the New York Knicks.
Terrence Ross scored 22 points, Vucevic had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and the Magic cruised past the New York Knicks 115-89 on Sunday night.
Walker leads Hornets to 120-88 rout over Magic
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets have owned the Orlando Magic the last three seasons and nobody is more responsible than Kemba Walker.
Walker missed his first five shots, didn't score until midway through the second period and finished with 26 points as Charlotte beat Orlando 120-88 on Friday night.
It was the Hornets' 12th straight win over the Magic.