Latest Franz Wagner News

Wagner brothers, Magic top Hornets to end 10-game skid

Jan. 14, 2022 22:34 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Moritz Wagner scored a season-high 26 points, younger brother Franz added 19 points and seven assists, and the Orlando Magic beat the Charlotte Hornets 116-109 on Friday night to snap a 10-game losing streak. Gary Harris added 18 points for the Magic (8-35),...

Analysis: The top performers as NBA reaches midway point

Jan. 11, 2022 02:14 AM EST

The NBA season has reached the midway point, with a record number of players already having gotten minutes. Virus-related issues have forced every team to scramble on some nights to find players with plenty of surprises and, yes, plenty of disappointments. With basically 50% of the...

Kuzma's 22 boards lift Wizards over Magic 102-100

Jan. 09, 2022 22:00 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Kuzma had 27 points and a career-best 22 rebounds, Bradley Beal scored 20 points and the Washington Wizards rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Orlando Magic 102-100 on Sunday night. Washington snapped a two-game skid and beat Orlando for a second...

Eastern Conference rookies showing plenty of promise so far

Jan. 04, 2022 02:53 AM EST

Cade Cunningham and Franz Wagner are giving the Eastern Conference's bottom two teams reasons for optimism. The Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic have seven victories apiece this season, but they also have two of the NBA's top rookies. Detroit took Cunningham No. 1 overall in last...

Bulls extend win streak to 8 games, beat Magic 102-98

Jan. 03, 2022 23:42 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 29 points, Zach LaVine added 27 and the Chicago Bulls won their eight straight game, beating the Orlando Magic 102-98 on Monday night. Nikola Vucevic had 13 points and 17 rebounds for the Bulls. Coby White came off the bench to score 17 points. ...

Bucks complete sweep of Magic 136-118, push win streak to 5

Dec. 30, 2021 22:39 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 33 points, Jrue Holiday added 25 points and Khris Middleton had 22 as the Milwaukee Bucks extended their winning streak to five games with a 136-118 victory over the Orlando Magic on Thursday night. DeMarcus Cousins had 15 points...

Bucks win 4th straight behind 28 from Antetokounmpo

Dec. 28, 2021 22:39 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 28 points, Bobby Portis scored 17 of his 19 points in the first half and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Orlando Magic 127-110 on Tuesday night. Milwaukee has won four in a row and five of its last seven. Since starting the season...

Heat win 3rd straight, pull away from Magic 93-83

Dec. 26, 2021 18:43 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — This speaks to how highly the Miami Heat think of Omer Yurtseven. After his finest game as a pro, the Heat told him he's capable of even more. Yurtseven scored 16 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in his first start, Jimmy Butler and Caleb Martin each scored 17 points in...

Ingram, Hart lead Pelicans past Magic for 4th straight win

Dec. 23, 2021 22:28 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored 31 points, Josh Hart hit two clutch 3-pointers in the second half to thwart an Orlando rally, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Magic 110-104 on Thursday night. The Pelicans have won four straight and five of six. New Orleans started...

Magic beat Hawks 104-98 in matchup of short-handed teams

Dec. 22, 2021 23:04 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 25 points, Robin Lopez had 10 points and a career-high 11 assists, and the Orlando Magic beat the Atlanta Hawks 104-98 in a matchup of short-handed teams on Wednesday night. Cam Reddish finished with a season-high 36 points and John Collins had 23...