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10 things to know, with the NBA regular season in the books

May. 17, 2021 02:38 AM EDT

The compressed, coronavirus-threatened, NBA regular season like none other is over. All 1,080 games that were scheduled were played, and now the play-in round awaits. That begins Tuesday, runs through Friday, and the playoffs start Saturday. Here are...

Hornets top Magic 122-112, inch closer to play-in tournament

May. 07, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 28 points, LaMelo Ball added 27 points and the Charlotte Hornets inched closer to securing a spot in the play-in tournament with a 122-112 win over the Orlando Magic on Friday night. The Hornets needed a win and a loss by...

Walker scores 32 in return from injury, Celtics rout Magic

May. 05, 2021 22:03 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kemba Walker tied a season high with 32 points in his return from a four-game injury absence, Evan Fournier had 18 points in his first game back in Orlando since being traded, and the Boston Celtics routed the Magic 132-96 on Wednesday night. Jayson...

Anthony's 3-pointer gives Magic 112-111 win over Grizzlies

May. 01, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Cole Anthony hit a contested 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds remaining, giving him a career-best 26 points, and the Orlando Magic beat the Memphis Grizzlies 112-111 on Saturday night. Anthony, a rookie who hit a game-winning shot earlier in the season...