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5 Longest Active NBA Playoff Droughts

Posted on 6 Mar, 2018, by in NBA

The 5 longest active playoff droughts in the NBA belong to Minnesota Timberwolves, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns and Sacramento Kings. This season, two of these teams are likely to reset their counter, while the other three are busy tanking once again. More

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The Tanking Teams of the 2017-2018 NBA Season

Posted on 6 Oct, 2017, by in NBA

The NBA doesn’t like the word tanking, but the wording isn’t as important. Six teams are heading into this NBA season more concerned about losing and a good draft position than winning and making the playoffs. The Atlanta Hawks, suddenly stripped of all their recent talent; Chicago Bulls who waited too long before going in this direction; New York Knicks, free of Carmelo Anthony; the direction-less Orlando Magic; the super-young and talented Phoenix Suns; and the not too-far-from-competing Indiana Pacers. More

6 Most Disappointing Teams in the 2016-2017 NBA Season So Far

Posted on 28 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

Midway through the 2016-2017 NBA season, when everyone is gushing over the All-Star selections, there are teams trying to figure out what went wrong. Six teams stand out in their disappointment level so far this season: The Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers, Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, Minnesota Timberwolves and Portland Trail Blazers. We’ll try to see what went wrong in comparison to the lofty expectations. More

Brooklyn Nets @ Orlando Magic: Jeremy Lin Preview

Posted on 16 Dec, 2016, by in NBA

Another day, and another attempt to read between the lines of what the Brooklyn Nets are doing, trying to figure out whether Jeremy Lin is going to play or not. More

NBA Rumors: Orlando Magic Hope Counting on Serge Ibaka Defense Taking Them to the Next Level

Posted on 15 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

Not everyone around the Orlando Magic is in love with their addition of Serge Ibaka. However, trading for him has undoubtedly turned them, on paper at least, into a much better defensive team, maybe even good enough to make the playoffs. More

Orlando Magic Season Preview: Trying to Finish the Endless Rebuilding Era

Posted on 4 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

It seems that the Orlando Magic have been rebuilding since Dwight Howard left the team four years ago. This season, with Serge Ibaka arriving alongside Bismack Biyombo and Jeff Green, joining the likes of Evan Fournier and Elfrid Payton, the goal has to be about more than improving on the win column. More

NBA Rumors – Clippers, Knicks, Heat, Mavericks & Magic interested in Signing Jamal Crawford

Posted on 30 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Underneath the big names of free agency there’s Jamal Crawford, the reigning Sixth Man of the Year, who might end up staying with the Los Angeles Clippers, but is also meeting with the New York Knicks, Miami Heat, Houston Rockets and Orlando Magic. More

NBA Rumors – Mavericks & Magic Interested in Signing Chandler Parsons

Posted on 28 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Opting out of his deal with the Dallas Mavericks, Chandler Parsons could come back to the team, but he’s going to get a lot of interest from a certain point in free agency, with the Orlando Magic already showing it. More

NBA Rumors – Lakers, Celtics, Heat, Rockets, Hawks, Wizards, Pistons & Magic Interested in Signing Al Horford

Posted on 26 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

While he’s not the first name mentioned in free agency talk and rumors, Al Horford is going to be a big addition for someone, unless he chooses to stay with the Atlanta Hawks. Among those looking to sign the veteran big man are the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics, Miami Heat, Houston Rockets, Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic and Detroit Pistons. More

Jeremy Lin & Southeast Division: Hawks, Heat, Hornets, Magic & Wizards as Potential Landing Spots

Posted on 11 May, 2016, by in NBA

As we carry on with our review of potential landing spots for Jeremy Lin, we arrive at the Southeast division. More