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Wagner brothers combine for 41 points as Magic beat Bulls

Jan. 23, 2022 21:50 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Moritz Wagner scored 23 points, younger brother Franz Wagner added 18, and the Orlando Magic defeated the short-handed Chicago Bulls 114-95 on Sunday night. DeMar DeRozan scored a season-high 41 points for Chicago, while Coby White had 22 points. Nikola Vucevic...

James scores 29, plays center as Lakers rally past Magic

Jan. 21, 2022 22:35 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — LeBron James scored 29 points and played exclusively at center in the second half as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit and beat the Orlando Magic 116-105 on Friday night. Los Angeles coach Frank Vogel replaced starting center...

Embiid ties career high with 50 points, 76ers beat Magic

Jan. 19, 2022 23:17 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid doesn't need to emulate any other NBA star. He proved Wednesday night that he's in a class on his own. Embiid tied his career high with 50 points in just 27 minutes, leading a dominant third quarter that carried the Philadelphia 76ers...

McCollum returns, scores 16 points in Blazers' 98-88 win

Jan. 17, 2022 22:41 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — CJ McCollum scored 16 points in his first game back from a collapsed lung, Jusuf Nurkic added 21 points and a season-best 22 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Orlando Magic 98-88 Monday night. McCollum missed 17 games over six weeks after being...

Porzingis starts fast in return, Mavs roll past Magic 108-92

Jan. 16, 2022 01:00 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis got the call on the first play of his first game in two weeks for the Dallas Mavericks. That started a strong return for the 7-foot-3 Latvian. Porzingis scored 12 of his 19 points in the first quarter and the Mavericks cruised to a...

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),...

Wizards hand NBA-worst Magic 10th straight loss, 112-106

Jan. 12, 2022 22:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Kuzma had 19 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists and the Washington Wizards scored the game's first nine points in a 112-106 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night. Washington has won three in a row, and the Wizards won for a second consecutive...

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...

Pistons beat Magic 97-92 in matchup of NBA's 2 worst teams

Jan. 08, 2022 22:10 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Trey Lyles scored eight of his 16 points in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Pistons won for the third time in five games, beating the Orlando Magic 97-92 on Saturday night in a matchup of the NBA's two worst teams. “We know they are going through a lot of the...

Embiid, Harris lift 76ers by Magic for fifth straight win

Jan. 05, 2022 22:56 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Joel Embiid scored 31 points, Tobias Harris added 22 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Orlando Magic 116-106 on Wednesday night. The 76ers, who notched their NBA-best 14th road victory of the season, tied a season high with a fifth straight win overall. They...