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Embiid, Harden double-doubles lift 76ers past Magic 105-94

Feb. 01, 2023 22:20 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James Harden refused to stump for an all All-Star bid. After another standout game in a Philadelphia 76ers win in which he fell one rebound shy of a triple-double, Harden can let his statistics sell his candidacy. Joel Embiid had 28 points and 11 rebounds,...

Paolo's diary: The Magic are figuring out what it takes

Jan. 30, 2023 09:17 AM EST

(EDITOR’S NOTE — Orlando Magic rookie and No. 1 overall draft pick Paolo Banchero is doing a periodic diary with The Associated Press this season to chronicle his first year in the NBA. This is his third installment. The Magic had the worst record in he league through the first 25 games of his...

Heat rally again, top Magic 110-105 to close 3-0 homestand

Jan. 27, 2023 23:21 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Bam Adebayo has a theory. All these close games that the Miami Heat are playing now, in his mind, are providing valuable lessons to draw upon later this season. And the fact that they're winning a lot of those games right now is an added bonus. Jimmy...

Hachimura scores 30 to lead Wizards over Magic 138-118

Jan. 21, 2023 22:39 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rui Hachimura equaled a career high with 30 points and Kyle Kuzma added 25 to lift the Washington Wizards to a 138-118 victory over the Orlando Magic on Saturday night. Bradley Beal scored 17 points in his second game back from a hamstring injury, although...

Wagner, Anthony lead Magic over Pelicans 123-110

Jan. 20, 2023 23:23 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Franz Wagner had 30 points and nine assists, Cole Anthony scored 22 off the bench and the Orlando Magic beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-110 on Friday night. CJ McCollum led New Orleans with 23 points. Jonas Valanciunas had 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Trey...

Jokic's late 3 lifts Nuggets past Magic 119-116

Jan. 16, 2023 00:14 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds remaining, capping his 12th triple-double of the season, and the Denver Nuggets won their 13th in a row at home by beating the Orlando Magic 119-116 on Sunday night. Jokic connected from the top of the key,...

James helps Lakers stop 4-game slide with win over Magic

Dec. 27, 2022 23:03 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — LeBron James scored 28 points, Russell Westbrook had a triple-double and the Los Angeles Lakers stopped a four-game slide, beating the Orlando Magic 129-110 on Tuesday night. James also had seven rebounds and five assists in 31 minutes. The four-time NBA MVP...

Murray hits winning free throws, Hawks end Magic's streak

Dec. 19, 2022 23:28 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray hit two decisive free throws with 1.3 seconds left, Trae Young had 37 points and 13 assists, and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Orlando Magic 126-125 Monday night to snap their six-game winning streak. Orlando went on a 12-0 run over 2:17 late in the...

Magic beat Hawks 135-124 for 4th straight victory

Dec. 14, 2022 22:49 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 24 points, Orlando had a franchise-record 50 points in the first quarter and the Magic beat the Atlanta Hawks 135-124 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight victory. Cole Anthony finished the first period with two free throws to make...

Wagner, Banchero lead Magic past Raptors for 3rd win in row

Dec. 11, 2022 21:59 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 23 points, Paolo Banchero added 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Orlando Magic beat the Toronto Raptors 111-99 Sunday night for their third straight win. The Magic didn't win three in a row at any point last season. Orlando's last...