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Magic, Victor Oladipo give assist to New Image Youth Center in time of need

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The last few days have been difficult for all those involved with Parramore's New Image Youth Center, a spot for underprivileged children to learn, grow and stay away from trouble. On Sunday night (Sept. 14), thieves broke into the youth center and stole approximately $6,000 worth of equipment, including computers, televisions and video games. Police are still...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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At a glance: Recapping the Magic's free agency additions

No, they didn't add anybody on the level of Pau Gasol or Lance Stephenson, never mind LeBron James, via free agency over the summer. But compared to a year ago, when the only two veterans they signed wound up playing a total of 65 games and getting cut in July, the Orlando Magic could qualify as wheelers if not full-fledged dealers. General manager Rob Hennigan took a major risk...
Via Fox Sports Florida
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Head Coach Bill Peterson Introduced by Erie BayHawks

The Orlando Magic announced that Bill Peterson was the new Head Coach of the Erie BayHawks back in August, but it wasn’t until Tuesday when the 57-year-old was introduced at a press conference that took place in Erie, PA at the John M. and Silvia Ferretti LECOM Medical Fitness & Wellness Center. A few notable quotes from the energetic Peterson courtesy of Victor Fernandes...
Via Magic Basketball Online
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Evan Fournier: Clearly I turned a corner

Photo via FIBA “Clearly I turned a corner, I learned from a lot of veterans, the coach, about the FIBA ​​game because it’d been three years and I had not played. The last time was in 2011 with the U-20 team. I am very happy to have been part of this World Cup and it will serve me for the NBA this year.” –Evan Fournier to France Pierron of Menu Sport in France after Les...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

E'Twaun Moore Signs Two-Year Deal With Bulls

Free agent guard E’Twaun Moore has signed a partially guaranteed two-year deal with the Chicago Bulls, a league source told RealGM.The first season of Moore’s new contract will be 50 percent guaranteed, with a date in next July to determine his guarantee for the 2015-16 season, a source said.After spending two consecutive seasons with the Orlando Magic, Moore became an unrestricted...
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Gordon & Payton Help Replicate Famous ’96 SLAM Cover

If you’re a basketball fan that’s been hiding under a rock for the past few years, Orlando Magic rookies Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton are part of the 2014 Draft class that has been hyped up for greatness by media and NBA personnel to the point where some folks will want to compare them to the famous 1984 and 1996 classes. In regards to ’96, SLAM Magazine knew that crop of...
Via Magic Basketball Online
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New Magic Signs to Appear in Downtown Orlando

Bungalower – I had no clue this local site existed but I’m following it now – is reporting that the Orlando Magic are looking to spruce up Downtown Orlando with some temporary signage. Quotes and photos courtesy of Bungalower. The Orlando Magic plan to build a temporary display of the word “Magic” with a missing “I” and move it around downtown. The idea is that residents...
Via Magic Basketball Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tobias Harris, Andrew Nicholson make impact abroad, at home

Magic players are likely already back in town and beginning to work out together a few weeks ahead of training camp at the end of the month. The simmering of the season coming up is near. There will not be a whole lot more traveling going on from these guys. There was plenty of that for Magic players throughout the summer. For basketball reasons — Tobias Harris and Victor Oladipo...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

How do we build up atmosphere at Amway Center?

Orlando City’s final USL Pro season came to a disheartening and disappointing end Saturday night as the eighth-seeded Harrisburg City Islanders upset the regular season champions and ended a long-standing home unbeaten streak that spans the entire 2013 season at Disney’s Wide World of Sports and much of the 2012 season at the Citrus Bowl. Orlando City is set to take a step up...
Via Orlando Magic Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Rumors: Tobias Harris looking for a contract extension

The 2014-15 season is a pivotal year for Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris. As a member of the 2011 rookie class, he is eligible for a rookie-scale extension until October 31. However, it is unclear if Harris is part of the Magic's long term strategy.Image by Mike, via Wikimedia CommonsIn a recent charity event, Harris re-iterated his desire to stay with the Magic:"Obviously...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tobias Harris Hopeful To Reach Contract With Magic

Tobias Harris is confident in his fit with the Orlando Magic, and the forward is eligible to sign a contract extension before Oct. 31. "Obviously, I want to be here. ... I love the fans, the city of Orlando and the guys. Management knows I want to be here. It's the perfect situation for me," Harris said. When asked whether he envisions the Magic making him a restricted...
Via RealGM
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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