Dime Q&A: Kyle O’Quinn On His Role With Orlando, KG & Full-Grown Beards
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It is not easy for young players to adjust to the NBA, let alone endure seasons of losing and injuries that can derail all future plans. Yet, after two up-and-down seasons in Orlando, Kyle O’Quinn appears to have come into his own, both with his play on…Upvote Share Tweet
dimemag.com 11 hours agoThe NBA isn’t like other professional sports in America; they play on Christmas. Not only do they play, but the games on the national holiday signal a focal point for most NBA observers and a day when it’s finally appropriate to take stock of the first …Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Kelly Olynyk Shows Off Surprising Hops With Dunk On Kyle O’Quinndimemag.com Dec 17 (5 days ago)Kelly Olynyk, high-flier? Evidently. Watch the short-armed, normally ground-bound Boston Celtics big man launch from just inside the dotted line for a dunk on Kyle O’Quinn in his team’s 109-92 win over the Orlando Magic. Can’t say we saw that one coming…Upvote Share Tweet
GiF: Kyle Lowry’s Handle Beguiles Victor Oladipodimemag.com Dec 16 (7 days ago)Second year guard Victor Oladipo has been one of the better perimeter defenders since coming into the league. He’s big, and he’s blocked some big names who thought they could take advantage of a young fella. That’s what made this third quarter sequence …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Dec 12Maybe if those within the Los Angeles Lakers organization had a better grasp of their team’s reality, they’d be more inclined to admitting the merits of tanking. In wake of Magic Johnson saying that he hopes the purple-and-gold “lose every game,” owner …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 11By now, it’s been proven that Magic Johnson is just about as duplicitous as it gets when it comes to his on-record opinion about the Los Angeles Lakers. Johnson rode former Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni for two years without showing a scintilla of class, c…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Elfrid Payton Hits Dewayne Dedmon For Monster One-Handed Oopdimemag.com Dec 10We’ll bet a somewhat sizable portion of our readers haven’t heard of Elfrid Payton. Fewer still of the rookie’s Orlando Magic teammate Dewyane Dedmon. But highlights don’t know names, either. Watch the relatively anonymous pair connect on a massive alle…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 10Bradley Beal did not have his flashiest game on Wednesday. He primarily stayed in the background as his Washington Wizards took on the Orlando Magic, watching as John Wall (21 points, 11 assists) continued his fantastic season, stepping aside while Nene…Upvote Share TweetMagic Johnson wants the Los Angeles Lakers to lose for their own good.Upvote Share Tweet
Magic Johnson pleased athletes using 'their voice'nba.com Dec 9Magic Johnson praised recent activism by professional athletes on Tuesday and called for more conversation among government, law enforcement and black leaders.Upvote Share Tweet
Watch LeBron “Magic” James Notch Another Double-Double In Win Over Raptorsdimemag.com Dec 6After putting up 19 points and 12 assists against the Knicks in Cleveland’s 90-87 win, LeBron James put up another double-double against the Eastern Conference’s best when the Cavs defeated the Raptors Friday night, 105-91. The four-time MVP is 6-8 and …Upvote Share Tweet
Magic praises LeBron: Athletes must speak upESPN.com Dec 5Decades after he started to become known just as much as an advocate for AIDS and HIV awareness as he was for being a basketball player, Magic Johnson challenged today's athletes to use their platform to take up a cause. And he commended LeBron James.Upvote Share Tweet
Magic's O'Quinn fined for flagrant foul on Clippers' Griffinnba.com Dec 4Orlando Magic forward Kyle O'Quinn has been fined $15,000 for making excessive contact above the shoulders with Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, it was announced Thursday by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.Upvote Share Tweet
Freudian Slip? Chris Paul Gets Tongue Tied While Discussing Win Over Magicdimemag.com Dec 4The Los Angeles Clippers have won six consecutive games after easily dispatching of the Orlando Magic last night. Means of the team’s latest victory? If you’re to believe the theories of Freud, Chris Paul inadvertently revealed the surprising justificat…Upvote Share TweetGolden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has been one of the most exciting players in the NBA for several years now, but in 2014-15 he has made a strong case for MVP consideration. The league's best shooter entered Tuesday night's game against th…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Steph Curry Hit Game-Winning Pull-Up Three With 2 Seconds Remainingdimemag.com Dec 3MVP! MVP! MVP! The Golden State Warriors trailed the Orlando Magic by two when Stephen Curry took a pass and began up the floor. You know what happened next. Orlando had a chance to win after Steph’s heroics while in-bounding the ball with just over two…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Dec 1Orlando might have gotten a 93-90 win over the Suns on Sunday night, but Gerald Green got the play of the weekend when he found himself stuck near the free throw line. Having already picked up his dribble, Green pivoted around Victor Oladipo and threw i…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Nov 27There aren’t many players on the level of Warriors point guard Stephen Curry. He showed off his mastery on the court last night in one sequence where the Magic’s strong defensive guard Victor Oladipo played the mouse to Steph’s cat. ‘Dipo is one of the …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Nov 26Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain. Larry Bird and Magic Johnson. LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony. Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker? The stars of the 2014 rookie class have a long, long way to go to live up those storied (and ongoing) individual rivalri…Upvote Share TweetWith the Cleveland Cavaliers riding a four-game losing streak and sitting two games under .500 in an uneven start to a season many expected to result in a championship, LeBron James made headlines Monday by summing up his team's troubles in two words: &…Upvote Share Tweet
Magic erase 23-point deficit to stun HornetsESPN.com Nov 21Magic erase 23-point deficit, beat Hornets 105-100Upvote Share Tweet
Magic's Gordon undergoes foot surgerynba.com Nov 21ORLANDO -- Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon underwent a successful surgical procedure Friday to repair a fractured fifth metatarsal in his left foot, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced.Upvote Share Tweet
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