Latest D.J. Augustin News

Orlando Magic's Markelle Fultz, left, shoots past Golden State Warriors' Omari Spellman, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

D'Angelo Russell shines, Warriors end 10-game losing streak

Jan. 18, 2020 11:49 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With wins so hard to come by for the injury-plagued Warriors, every one means a little more now to coach Steve Kerr. The Golden State of old just expected to pile up victories — and now things are completely the opposite with Kevin Durant having departed for Brooklyn and Splash...

Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, right, drives around Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. The Clippers won 122-95. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Leonard scores 32 as Clippers beat Magic 122-95

Jan. 17, 2020 2:34 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Adept at operating at whatever gear his team needs, Kawhi Leonard has been in selfish mode of late, and the Los Angeles Clippers are better for it. Leonard scored 32 points, Montrezl Harrell had 21 and the Clippers beat the Orlando Magic 122-95 on Thursday night. Leonard also had five...

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, right, drives toward the basket as Orlando Magic guard Terrence Ross defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Magic snap Lakers' 9-game winning streak in 119-118 thriller

Jan. 16, 2020 2:15 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Markelle Fultz faked LeBron James off his hip, weaved through traffic in the waning seconds and scored the final bucket of his phenomenal triple-double performance. Fultz then dropped to the court with a cramp. The Orlando Magic rushed to their valuable teammate's aid, with Nikola...

Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield (24) defends Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (10) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Randall Benton)

Gordon's late magic lifts Orlando past Sacramento, 114-112

Jan. 14, 2020 1:28 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Orlando Magic made a pair of costly defensive mistakes in the final 80 seconds. Evan Fournier's quick change of mind and a big shot by Aaron Gordon more than made up for it. Gordon made a three-point play with 1.1 seconds remaining, and the Magic beat the Sacramento Kings...

Phoenix Suns' Kelly Oubre Jr. (3) celebrate with fans after coming back late in an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic during the second half Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)

Booker's late 3-pointers help Suns past Magic 98-94

Jan. 11, 2020 12:53 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Two deflating losses in their previous two home games had the Phoenix Suns doing some soul-searching going into Friday night. Then, defense and clutch shooting in the final minute got them a much-needed win. Devin Booker scored 24 points, including late back-to-back 3-pointers, and Ricky...

Orlando Magic guard Markelle Fultz, right, looks for a shot against Brooklyn Nets guard Dzanan Musa during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Fultz scores career-best 25 to lead Magic over Nets 101-89

Jan. 6, 2020 10:52 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Markelle Fultz had the best game of his career and the Orlando Magic needed it to get past the slumping Brooklyn Nets. Fultz scored a career-high 25 points, including seven straight during a 15-1 run in the fourth quarter that lifted the Magic over the Nets 101-89 on Monday night. "I...

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) drives around Orlando Magic center Mo Bamba during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Mitchell scores 32 points to lead Jazz over Magic 109-96

Jan. 4, 2020 11:02 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Donovan Mitchell carrying Utah late in a game was no surprise, but having Georges Niang shoulder some of the load certainly was as the Jazz duo combined to take down the Orlando Magic 109-96 on Saturday night. Mitchell scored 10 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter when Utah broke...

Portland Trail Blazers center Hassan Whiteside (21) interrupts a shot by New York Knicks guard Reggie Bullock (25) during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Knicks beat Trail Blazers 117-93, spoil Carmelo’s return

Jan. 2, 2020 1:16 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mitchell Robinson made all 11 shots and had 22 points, Julius Randle added 22 points and 13 rebounds, and the New York Knicks spoiled Carmelo Anthony's return to Madison Square Garden by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 117-93 on Wednesday night for their season-high third straight...

Orlando Magic guard Markelle Fultz, front, chases a loose ball in front of Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Augustin, Vucevic lead Magic past Wizards 122-101

Jan. 1, 2020 10:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orlando forward Jonathan Isaac collided with the Washington Wizards' Bradley Beal in the early minutes of Wednesday's game. Isaac left the floor on a stretcher, and was quickly ruled out of the game with a hyperextended left knee. Yet, even with one of their key players out, the Magic,...

Atlanta Hawks guard Vince Carter (15) grabs a rebound near teammate John Collins (20) and Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Hawks beat Magic to end 10-game skid with Young still out

Dec. 30, 2019 10:50 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have been the worst team in the NBA this season — except against the Orlando Magic. Brandon Goodwin scored 21 points, Kevin Huerter added 19, and the Hawks beat the Magic 101-93 Monday night to end a 10-game skid. Playing without injured guard Trae Young for...