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Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, right, drives around Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. The Clippers won 122-95. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Leonard scores 32 as Clippers beat Magic 122-95

Jan. 17, 2020 2:34 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adept at operating at whatever gear his team needs, Kawhi Leonard has been in selfish mode of late, and the Los Angeles Clippers are better for it. Leonard scored 32 points, Montrezl Harrell had 21 and the Clippers beat the Orlando Magic 122-95 on Thursday night. Leonard also had five...

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, right, drives toward the basket as Orlando Magic guard Terrence Ross defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Magic snap Lakers' 9-game winning streak in 119-118 thriller

Jan. 16, 2020 2:15 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Markelle Fultz faked LeBron James off his hip, weaved through traffic in the waning seconds and scored the final bucket of his phenomenal triple-double performance. Fultz then dropped to the court with a cramp. The Orlando Magic rushed to their valuable teammate's aid, with Nikola...

Phoenix Suns' Kelly Oubre Jr. (3) celebrate with fans after coming back late in an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic during the second half Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)

Booker's late 3-pointers help Suns past Magic 98-94

Jan. 11, 2020 12:53 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Two deflating losses in their previous two home games had the Phoenix Suns doing some soul-searching going into Friday night. Then, defense and clutch shooting in the final minute got them a much-needed win. Devin Booker scored 24 points, including late back-to-back 3-pointers, and Ricky...

Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) drives to the basket against Washington Wizards center Ian Mahinmi during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Vucevic, Fournier lead Magic past Wizards 123-89

Jan. 8, 2020 10:30 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic got a big win to sweep the season series against a Southeast Division rival just before leaving for their longest road trip of the season. Nikola Vucevic scored 29 points, Evan Fournier added 19, and the Magic beat Washington 123-89 on Wednesday night to secure their...

Orlando Magic guard Markelle Fultz, right, looks for a shot against Brooklyn Nets guard Dzanan Musa during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Fultz scores career-best 25 to lead Magic over Nets 101-89

Jan. 6, 2020 10:52 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Markelle Fultz had the best game of his career and the Orlando Magic needed it to get past the slumping Brooklyn Nets. Fultz scored a career-high 25 points, including seven straight during a 15-1 run in the fourth quarter that lifted the Magic over the Nets 101-89 on Monday night. "I...

Portland Trail Blazers center Hassan Whiteside (21) interrupts a shot by New York Knicks guard Reggie Bullock (25) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Knicks beat Trail Blazers 117-93, spoil Carmelo’s return

Jan. 2, 2020 1:16 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mitchell Robinson made all 11 shots and had 22 points, Julius Randle added 22 points and 13 rebounds, and the New York Knicks spoiled Carmelo Anthony's return to Madison Square Garden by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 117-93 on Wednesday night for their season-high third straight...

Orlando Magic guard Markelle Fultz, front, chases a loose ball in front of Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Augustin, Vucevic lead Magic past Wizards 122-101

Jan. 1, 2020 10:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orlando forward Jonathan Isaac collided with the Washington Wizards' Bradley Beal in the early minutes of Wednesday's game. Isaac left the floor on a stretcher, and was quickly ruled out of the game with a hyperextended left knee. Yet, even with one of their key players out, the Magic,...

Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier, left, is fouled as he goes up for a shot against Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine, center, and center Wendell Carter Jr. (34) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 23, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Ross scores 26, leads Magic to 103-95 victory over Bulls

Dec. 23, 2019 10:42 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Terrence Ross made some shots and his Orlando teammates blocked a bunch of them. Ross scored a season-high 26 points Monday night and the Magic rejected 13 shots to break a three-game losing streak with a 103-95 victory over the Chicago Bulls. Mo Bamba came off the bench to block four...

Tennessee guard Jordan Bowden (23) drives against Jacksonville State guard Derek St. Hilaire (15) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee won 75-53. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

No. 21 Vols top Jacksonville St. 75-53 for Barnes' 700th win

Dec. 21, 2019 5:53 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes reached a career milestone on the day that his senior point guard played his final college game. Jordan Bowden scored 19 points and Yves Pons tied a school record with six blocks Saturday as the 21st-ranked Volunteers beat Jacksonville State 75-53 to give...

Portland Trail Blazers guard Kent Bazemore, right, and guard CJ McCollum react after Bazemore made a 3-point basket against the Orlando Magic during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, Dec. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)

Lillard scores 36 as Trail Blazers beat Magic 118-103

Dec. 21, 2019 2:08 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard powered the Portland Trail Blazers to another big win. Even a little injury scare for Carmelo Anthony turned out all right. Lillard scored 36 points, CJ McCollum had 31 and the Trail Blazers beat the Orlando Magic 118-103 on Friday night. Portland earned its season-high...