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Franz Wagner scores 21 points to lead Magic in 108-81 win over Nets

Feb. 27, 2024 22:54 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic didn't have their best player, but they did have the memory of two one-sided losses to the Brooklyn Nets to serve them Tuesday night. Franz Wagner scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half and the Magic, playing without All-Star forward...

Dejounte Murray steps up in place of injured Trae Young as Hawks trounce Magic 109-92

Feb. 25, 2024 22:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray had 25 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, finishing just short of his first triple-double of the season, and the Atlanta Hawks trounced the Orlando Magic 109-92 on Sunday night to snap a three-game skid. Murray, whose 11 assists tied a season high,...

Banchero scores 36 points, Magic beat injury-riddled Knicks 118-100

Feb. 14, 2024 23:01 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Paolo Banchero scored 36 points, Franz Wagner added 21 and the Orlando Magic beat the injury-riddled New York Knicks 118-100 on Wednesday night in the final game before the All-Star break for both teams. Banchero hit six 3-point shots and the Magic shot 63%...

Wagner scores 36 as Magic beat Bulls 114-108 in overtime

Feb. 10, 2024 23:39 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 36 points, Cole Anthony had 14 points and 11 rebounds off the bench, and the Orlando Magic turned back the Chicago Bulls 114-108 in overtime Saturday night. In his second straight 30-point game, Wagner scored off an offensive rebound for the...

Franz Wagner leads Magic past Spurs, who get 30-point second half from Devin Vassell

Feb. 08, 2024 23:12 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 34 points and the Orlando Magic weathered a 30-point second half by San Antonio's Devin Vassell to beat the Spurs 127-111 on Thursday night. After going scoreless in the first half, Vassell hit all nine of his shots in a 23-point third...

Franz Wagner dominates second half as Magic pulls away to beat Pistons 111-99

Feb. 04, 2024 18:13 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Franz Wagner scored 27 of his career-high-matching 38 points in the second half as the Orlando Magic defeated the Detroit Pistons 111-99 for their third straight win on Sunday. “(Franz) was incredible. I thought he played with a high level of poise,” Magic coach...

Banchero's 23 points lead Magic in comeback from 17 down to defeat Timberwolves 108-106

Feb. 02, 2024 23:42 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Paolo Banchero had 23 points and six assists to help the Orlando Magic overcome a 17-point second-quarter deficit and beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-106 on Friday. Wendell Carter Jr. added 18 points and 12 rebounds, Franz Wagner scored 19 points and Jalen...

Magic stave off fourth-quarter rally and topple Spurs 108-98

Jan. 31, 2024 23:36 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Paolo Banchero scored 25 points, Franz Wagner added 20 and the Orlando Magic held on to beat the San Antonio Spurs 108-98 on Wednesday night. Devin Vassell had 26 points and Victor Wembanyama 21 for San Antonio, which has lost its last two. After...

Luka Doncic and Tim Hardaway Jr. lead the Mavericks past the Magic 131-129

Jan. 30, 2024 00:25 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic had 45 points and 15 assists and Tim Hardaway Jr. added 36 points as the Dallas Mavericks beat the Orlando Magic 131-129 on Monday night. The duo accounted for 54 of Dallas’ 70 points in the second half, including 27 of 35 points in the fourth quarter,...

Magic beat Suns 113-98, overcoming Devin Booker’s 44-point night

Jan. 28, 2024 22:20 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Paolo Banchero scored 26 points and the Orlando Magic beat the Phoenix Suns 113-98 on Sunday night, overcoming Devin Booker's 44-point effort two days after he had 62 in a loss at Indiana. Phoenix went more than eight minutes between field goals in the fourth...