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The 12 Most Unforgettable  NBA Playoff Moments: Zeke’s 25-Point…

The 12 Most Unforgettable NBA Playoff Moments: Zeke’s 25-Point Quarter

dimemag.com Updated Apr 17 (6 days ago)
With just two days before the 2014 NBA Playoffs start, it’s a great time to look back at some of the most unforgettable moments in NBA playoff history. Magic‘s baby skyhook, Reggie‘s 8.9 seconds forever burned into New York’s pysche, Willis Reed limping…
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  • Pacing resting three starters vs. Magic

    Pacing resting three starters vs. Magic

    nba.com Apr 16 (7 days ago)
    Pacers coach Frank Vogel says he is resting starters Paul George, David West and Lance Stephenson in their regular season finale against the Magic.
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  • Augustin out after wife gives birth

    Augustin out after wife gives birth

    ESPN.com Apr 15
    D.J. Augustin was not with Chicago Bulls as they prepared to face the Orlando Magic on Monday night because of personal reasons, according to Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau.
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  • Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    dimemag.com Apr 14
    Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    nba.com Apr 12
    ? Two of the three teams battling it out for the Western Conference's final two playoff spots square off tonight, as the Suns make their only trip to Dallas to play the Mavericks. The Mavs (48-32), currently in the seventh spot, can punch their ticket t…
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  • Nets' Pierce (hip), Livingston (toe) both out

    Nets' Pierce (hip), Livingston (toe) both out

    ESPN.com Apr 9
    Brooklyn Nets forward Paul Pierce and guard Shaun Livingston will not play on Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic at Amway Center.
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  • The 10 Best Game-Winners In The NBA In 2014

    The 10 Best Game-Winners In The NBA In 2014

    dimemag.com Apr 7
    There is nothing more beautiful or thrilling than a game-winning shot. When 48 minutes of blood, sweat and tears all comes down to one single moment, the art of basketball shines brightest. The feeling of your heart pounding when the game is on the line…
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  • Irving makes return in Cavs' win over Magic

    Irving makes return in Cavs' win over Magic

    ESPN.com Apr 2
    Kyrie Irving made his return to the starting lineup against the Orlando Magic, finishing with 17 points, eight assists and six rebounds in the Cavaliers' 119-98 win on Wednesday night.
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  • Why LeBron Needs To Lose This NBA MVP Race

    Why LeBron Needs To Lose This NBA MVP Race

    dimemag.com Apr 1
    Over the past few years, LeBron James has spent juggling various identities as we’ve all compared him to past greats such as Magic, Jordan, Oscar Robertson and so many more, playing different positions on the floor and being criticized for almost every …
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  • Trail Blazers credit 3-game winning streak (in part) to Mo Will…

    Trail Blazers credit 3-game winning streak (in part) to Mo Williams losing his 'Boosie fade'

    yahoo.com Mar 31
    After a three-game losing streak featuring a 30-point thrashing at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, a final-seconds defeat by the Miami Heat and a 10-point loss to the lowly Orlando Magic, things seemed grim for the Portland Trail Blazers. Terry Stot…
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  • Magic's Vucevic, Spurs' Duncan named Players of the Week

    Magic's Vucevic, Spurs' Duncan named Players of the Week

    nba.com Mar 31
    NEW YORK -- The Orlando Magic's Nikola Vucevic and the San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 24, through Sunday, March 30.
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  • Dime Q&A: Emmanuel Mudiay, The Next Fab Freshman In College…

    Dime Q&A: Emmanuel Mudiay, The Next Fab Freshman In College Hoops

    dimemag.com Mar 31
    In every sport there are a certain set of players that possess the physical traits that can cause a scout to salivate at the sight of them: the “five-tool” prospect in baseball, the strong-armed, yet mobile quarterback, the big point guard. Ever since M…
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Friday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Friday

    nba.com Mar 28
    ? The Warriors' five-day break helped refresh the tired club, but it didn't heal all their medical problems. Power forward David Lee remains sidelined by a strained right hamstring. Coach Mark Jackson said he "would imagine" small forward Andr…
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  • Victor Oladipo Puts Mo Williams On Skates Before And-1 Layup

    Victor Oladipo Puts Mo Williams On Skates Before And-1 Layup

    dimemag.com Mar 26
    The Blazers — like the Pacers and Heat — are in trouble, or at least it appears that way with their recent performances and a 3-7 record over their last 10 as they’re supposed to be buckling down into playoff mode. Another embarrassing loss happened las…
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  • Magic knock off Blazers to halt 9-game skid

    Magic knock off Blazers to halt 9-game skid

    ESPN.com Mar 25
    Tobias Harris had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic beat the Portland Trail Blazers 95-85 on Tuesday night to stop a nine-game losing streak.
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Tuesday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Tuesday

    nba.com Mar 25
    ? The Lakers will be without Pau Gasol and Steve Nash when they host the Knicks tonight at Staples Center. Gasol did not come out after halftime of Sunday's win against the Magic because he was feeling dizzy and nauseous and was later diagnosed with ver…
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  • Aldridge, Nelson out for Blazers-Magic matchup

    Aldridge, Nelson out for Blazers-Magic matchup

    nba.com Mar 25
    Portland forward LaMarcus Aldridge and Orlando point guard Jameer Nelson have been ruled out for Tuesday night's game.
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Sunday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Sunday

    nba.com Mar 23
    ? Lakers point guard Steve Nash lasted one game in his comeback from nerve-root issues that affect his back and hamstrings. He'll sit out tonight's game against the visiting Magic after re-aggravating the condition in Friday's win against the Wizards at…
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  • Leg forces Lakers' Nash to sit against Magic

    Leg forces Lakers' Nash to sit against Magic

    ESPN.com Mar 23
    Lakers guard Steve Nash did not play against the Orlando Magic on Sunday because of nerve root irritation in his right hamstring.
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  • Trey Burke Sinks The Game-Winning Three-Pointer With 1.6 Secs L…

    Trey Burke Sinks The Game-Winning Three-Pointer With 1.6 Secs Left

    dimemag.com Mar 23
    True, the Jazz weren’t playing any world beaters when the Orlando Magic — one of three Eastern Conference teams that have lost more than the Jazz — stopped by Saturday night, but they got a victory in the most exciting way imaginable. After Arron Afflal…
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  • 10 NBA Stars Who Finished Careers In The Most Unexpected Places

    10 NBA Stars Who Finished Careers In The Most Unexpected Places

    dimemag.com Mar 21
    The trajectory of a player’s career doesn’t always include the storybook ending of playing in the location that meant most to them. Often times, you’ll find veterans bouncing from franchise to franchise, what you might call ring chasing. As you’ll see i…
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  • Watch Another Filthy Gerald Green Reverse Jam

    Watch Another Filthy Gerald Green Reverse Jam

    dimemag.com Mar 20
    The Suns defeated the Magic in Phoenix Wednesday night, 109-93, in typical all-around fashion despite the poor shooting night of Eric Bledsoe. Five Suns scored in double-figures and while Gerald Green didn’t get as much playing time since Bledsoe is bac…
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  • Short-handed Warriors too much for Magic

    Short-handed Warriors too much for Magic

    ESPN.com Mar 19
    Stephen Curry had 23 points and five assists, Klay Thompson scored 20 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors overwhelmed the Orlando Magic 103-89 on Tuesday night.
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  • Warriors' Iguodala, Bogut sidelined with injuries

    Warriors' Iguodala, Bogut sidelined with injuries

    nba.com ESPN.com Mar 18
    The Golden State Warriors are taking no chances with injuries late this season, deciding to rest two banged-up starters while they jockey for playoff position in the crowded Western Conference standings.
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  • Magic sign C Dedmon for rest of season

    Magic sign C Dedmon for rest of season

    nba.com Mar 17
    The Magic have signed center Dewayne Dedmon for the remainder of the regular season.
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    nba.com Mar 15
    ? Pacers center Andrew Bynum will play tonight against the Pistons after sitting out the last three games. "He's going to play backup center minutes," Indiana coach Frank Vogel said. "We'll see how much that is based on the flow of the game."
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring Magic Johnson, hamburgers and piz…

    The 10-man rotation, starring Magic Johnson, hamburgers and pizza

    yahoo.com Mar 13
    A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: ESPN Los Angeles. A pretty cool excerp…
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  • Dime Q&A: Senior Producer & Romero Osby Talk “Summer Dr…

    Dime Q&A: Senior Producer & Romero Osby Talk “Summer Dreams,” A Drama-Filled Doc About NBA Hopefuls

    dimemag.com Mar 13
    The new two-hour documentary special, Summer Dreams, from Raquel Productions in association with Mandalay Sports Media, and executive produced by Mike Tollin (Coach Carter, Smallville, 30 For 30) provides a behind-the-scenes look at all that transpires …
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  • Video - Dunleavy, Bulls Dispatch Magic 00:48

    Dunleavy, Bulls Dispatch Magic

    Apr 14
    Mike Dunleavy scored a game-high 22 points to power the Bulls to a 108-95 win over the Magic.
  • Video - Dunleavy Drops 22 On Magic 00:38

    Dunleavy Drops 22 On Magic

    Apr 14
    Mike Dunleavy discusses the Bulls' 108-85 win over the Magic.
  • Video - Nets Turn Away Magic 00:42

    Nets Turn Away Magic

    Apr 13
    Mason Plumlee had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Nets past the Magic 97-88.
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    NBA's Worst Dressed Coaches

    Apr 13
    Amin Elhassan breaks down the the worst dressed coaches in the league.

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