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Dedmon was Ready, Magic beat Bucks

Apr 11, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) and Greg Monroe (15) watch as Orlando Magic center Dewayne Dedmon (3) drives to the net during the second half of a basketball game at Amway Center.  The Magic won 107-98. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

The Orlando Magic pulled out a 107-98 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the Magic’s final home game of the season. Without starters Victor Oladipo, Aaron Gordon and Nikola Vucevic the Magic needed help from the bench and tonight and Dewayne Dedmon provided it. This season Dewayne Dedmon has not seen a lot of playing […]

Magic Beat Bucks Without Gordon, Oladipo, or Vucevic

Apr 11, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) and Greg Monroe (15) watch as Orlando Magic center Dewayne Dedmon (3) drives to the net during the second half of a basketball game at Amway Center.  The Magic won 107-98. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

  ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic won a gritty one in their final home game of the season, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 107-98. Playing without three starters, and arguably their best players, Aaron Gordon, Victor Oladipo, and Nicola Vucevic, the Magic rallied behind a strong performance from their fill-ins. Orlando scored the first points […]

Magic Keep Composure, Hold On to Beat Heat

NBA: Utah Jazz at Orlando Magic

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic continued their late season tear on Friday night, beating the Miami Heat by a score of 111-109 in front of a home crowd. It was a hard-fought affair for the in-state rivals, featuring 23 lead changes. Tonight’s Magic win snapped a four-game losing streak to the Heat. A lesser […]

Magic Lose Lead, Fall to Tobias Harris’ Pistons

Apr 6, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (10) guards against Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris (34) during the second half of a basketball game at Amway Center. The Pistons won 108-104. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

  ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic cooled down on Wednesday night, falling to the Detroit Pistons 104-108 in front of a home crowd at the Amway Center. It was another close game that got away from the Magic, as they allowed a seven-point fourth quarter lead to slip away. A collection of bad breaks […]

One Shining Monday

Apr 2, 2016; Houston, TX, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels forward Justin Jackson (44) dunks against the Syracuse Orange in the second half in the 2016 NCAA Men's Division I Championship semi-final game at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

Tonight is the night. Three weeks and 66 teams later we are down to the final two teams. The Villanova Wildcats and the University of North Carolina Tarheels will battle it out for the 2016 NCAA National Championship. Both teams made relative easy work of their final four opponents as Villanova defeated the Oklahoma Sooners […]

Magic Play Physical, Down Grizzlies

NBA: Utah Jazz at Orlando Magic

  ORLANDO, Fla. – Pride was on the line on Sunday Night at the Amway Center as the Orlando Magic defeated the Memphis Grizzlies by a score of 119 to 107. It was an efficient performance by the Magic against a perpetually shorthanded Grizzlies team. Nikola Vucevic, Evan Fournier, and Victor Oladipo all scored over […]

Magic Score Season-High 139, Dominate Nets

Mar 29, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA;  Orlando Magic forward Andrew Nicholson (44) drives to the basket against the Brooklyn Nets during the second half at Amway Center. Orlando Magic defeated the Brooklyn Nets 139-105. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Orlando Magic defeated the Brooklyn Nets by a score of 139-105 on Tuesday behind one of their best shooting performances of the year. The Magic shot a season-high 61%, resulting in their most points this season. This one was over almost as soon as it began as the Magic enjoyed a […]

ICYMI: Dave Coombs on the Show – FINAL FOUR!!!

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In case you missed it;  Dave Coombs from The Talk of the Town WUTQ 100.7FM on the show talking  Syracuse Orange going to the Final Four Dave’s Twitter:  @TheDaveLength http://www.davecoombsmedia.com/

Heads up Hutchison, Jays Win Twice

Evan Longoria Single to Left in 4th (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

(Above) Blue Jays RHP Drew Hutchinson draws a crowd on the mound after catcher AJ Jiminez’s throw to catch a base stealer in the bottom of the fifth hit him in the head.  Jiminez’s throw hit Hutchinson on the left side of the back of his head.  “I’m fine it’s just one of those things […]

Magic put on a show against the Bulls

Travis Magic Bulls (5 of 5)

  The 36-35 Chicago Bulls arrived in Orlando to sunny skies looking to rebound from back to back losses to a Knicks team that once again will not make the playoffs. The Orlando Magic are also looking to bounce back after playing last night in Miami. The Magic also are struggling as they are dealing […]