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Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Apr. 14, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls 115-106 on Wednesday night despite big performances by Zach LaVine and Nikola Vucevic. ...

DeRozan, Murray lead Spurs past slumping Magic 120-97

Apr. 12, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 19 points in just three quarters of work, Dejounte Murray added 17 and the San Antonio Spurs routed the slumping Orlando Magic 120-97 on Monday night. San Antonio was playing a night after winning in Dallas on a last-second shot...

Middleton, Portis lead Bucks past slumping Magic 124-87

Apr. 11, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Khris Middleton scored 21 points, Bobby Portis added 16 points, including four 3-pointers, and 10 rebounds off the bench and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Orlando Magic 124-87 on Sunday night to end a three-game losing streak. Milwaukee was again...

Beal, Westbrook lead Wizards past Magic 131-116

Apr. 07, 2021 22:40 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Bradley Beal returned from a five-game absence and scored 26 points, Russell Westbrook had his 20th triple-double of the season and the Washington Wizards made a season-best 19 3-pointers in a 131-116 win over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night. ...

Aaron Gordon's 24 points leads Denver past Orlando 119-109

Apr. 05, 2021 01:27 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Aaron Gordon scored 24 points against his former team, rallying the Denver Nuggets past the Orlando Magic 119-109 Sunday night. “Those are my brothers, man,” Gordon said, “but business is business.” Gordon said he was proud of...

Jazz set record for 3s in half, beat Magic 137-91

Apr. 04, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Even with the best record in the NBA, the Utah Jazz are always looking for ways to improve. Donovan Mitchell scored 22 points and the Jazz set an NBA record for 3-pointers in a half in a 137-91 win over the short-handed Orlando Magic on Saturday...

Magic rally in fourth, snap Clippers' six-game win streak

Mar. 31, 2021 01:39 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chuma Okeke scored 18 points and the Orlando Magic rallied in the fourth quarter to snap Los Angeles' six-game winning streak Tuesday night, defeating the Clippers 103-96. The Magic didn't have the lead until late in the fourth quarter and went on a...

Lakers hold off Magic 96-93, win again without LeBron, Davis

Mar. 29, 2021 01:35 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dennis Schröder scored 24 points, Kyle Kuzma added 21 and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat the Orlando Magic 96-93 Sunday night. Montrezl Harrell added 18 points and 11 rebounds for Los Angeles, which has won two in a...

Lakers add center Andre Drummond for postseason push

Mar. 29, 2021 01:01 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Drummond is joining the Los Angeles Lakers for the playoff push. The Lakers announced the signing of the two-time All-Star center less than an hour before Sunday night's game against the Orlando Magic. Drummond announced his decision with a post...

Powell scores 22 in Portland debut as Blazers topple Magic

Mar. 26, 2021 23:10 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic got a look at their harsh, new reality a night after trading away the core of their team, losing 112-105 on Friday to a Portland Trail Blazers squad without injured star guard Damian Lillard. Newly acquired guard Norman Powell...