Orlando Magic

Max Kappel - Dec 21, 2022

Expected to at least be in the running for the playoffs, the Toronto Raptors are 13-17 and tenth in the East. They’re surprisingly just six games ahead of last place Charlotte, and they’ve had a multitude of injuries and dysfunctionality in the young season. They are not an unskilled team, but they currently are a […]


Mo Bamba
Orange Gildersleeve - Jun 30, 2022

Mo Bamba signed with the Orlando Magic on Thursday. The two sides agreed to a 2-year contract worth $21 million, or $10.5 million per season. This contract ties him down through the 2023-24 season. Mo Bamba Signs With the Orlando Magic Over his 4-year NBA career, Mo Bamba has only played for the Orlando Magic. […]

The 2022 NBA Draft took place on Thursday night and like always it was a lot of fun. There were a lot less trades at the top than everyone expected but nevertheless it was very intriguing. Not many teams did poorly which is why you are going to see more much winners than losers here. […]

Last year, the Minnesota Timberwolves ended 23-49. This year they finished 7th in the West at 46-36. The Memphis Grizzlies also went from the 8th seed to the 2nd seed in one year. It feels that every year young teams are stepping up and becoming playoff contenders. With the regular season being over, it’s time […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Apr 14, 2022

With the regular season now over, the league’s five most struggling teams of this season, the Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, and Detroit Pistons, will certainly be looking for improvement. With that being said, the upcoming 2022 NBA Draft will likely be these teams’ primary focus. Adding a young building block isn’t the only way to […]

Kyrie Irving of the Brooklyn Nets
Jonah Freelander - Mar 25, 2022

Kyrie Irving can play in Brooklyn Nets home games now that NYC Mayor Eric Adams has lifted the vaccine mandate for private employers in the city.  This Sunday, Irving will make his Barclays Center season debut against the Charlotte Hornets. Sunday’s game will be the Nets’ 75th game of the season. It will also be […]

Jonah Freelander - Mar 8, 2022

What a wild weekend in the NBA! Last week, all eyes were on Ja Morant and his mystifying talent keeping the Memphis Grizzlies firmly entrenched as a top-4 seed in the Western Conference. There’s more parity and young talent in the league now than there’s been in 20 years. With five weeks to play in […]

NBA Hot and Not
Luke Anton - Jan 15, 2022

The wintry dog days of the 2021-22 NBA regular season have arrived. We are officially halfway through the season with every team reaching the 41-game mark, save for the Toronto Raptors, Denver Nuggets and Chicago Bulls. The All-Star Game is near (Feb. 20th) and more and more blowouts are occurring on a nightly basis. Halfway […]

Dylan Guest, Editor - Nov 17, 2021

The Orlando Magic are 3-11. That’s not good by any means, but it’s expected. The team is full of young players, and their main veterans include Terrence Ross, Gary Harris, and Robin Lopez. Those are role players on contending teams. With that being said, the team’s young core looks very promising. New head coach Jamahl Mosley is aware […]

Mac Smith - Oct 20, 2021

This is the second half of my October 20 NBA predictions. The early games can be found here. The interesting late games include 76ers vs Pelicans, Kings vs Trail Blazers, and the ESPN game of Nuggets vs Suns. Both the Nuggets and the Suns are championship contenders, so it should be a good early season […]

Shreyas Kar - Oct 11, 2021

Once again, the Orlando Magic failed to make the postseason, as they had a 21-51 record, good enough for 14th in the conference. It’s clear what direction they’re headed in, but will their plan work? What should be expected from the Magic this season? Orlando Magic 2021-2022 Season Preview Offseason Changes After trading their best […]

J.J. Redick is retiring after a memorable NBA career. The 37-year old guard leaves the game as one of the best three-point shooters in league history. There are plenty of teams in the NBA that could use the services of a historic sharpshooter like Redick. However, the 15-year veteran who had expressed a desire to […]

Lawrence George - Sep 14, 2021

The Southeast Division is set for a shakeup after moves made during the NBA offseason. The Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Hornets, Miami Heat, Orlando Magic, and Washington Wizards will battle it out, jockeying for playoff position. NBA 2021-22 Win/Loss Totals (Over/Under) SOUTHEAST DIVISIONAtlanta Hawks 46.5Charlotte Hornets 38.5Miami Heat 48.5Orlando Magic 22.5Washington Wizards 34.5 — The Front […]

Jalen Suggs of the Orlando Magic
Lawrence George - Aug 1, 2021

The Orlando Magic entered the 2021 NBA Draft in a tough spot with picks five and eight. This was seen as a top-heavy draft with picks one to four considered the creme-de-la-creme in this class. The Toronto Raptors made a surprise choice, gifting Orlando one of the best prospects in this class. 2021 NBA Draft: Orlando […]

Keith Watkins - Jun 24, 2021

The ping-pong balls have fallen in favor of the Detroit Pistons, and they are the winners of the 2021 NBA Draft Lottery. After enduring a tough couple of seasons, the lottery gods have offered Detroit a glimmer of hope with the first selection in this year’s upcoming draft. With the draft order finally set, here […]

The Orlando Magic need to free Mo Bamba
Cameron Cornell - Apr 25, 2021

Besides being the name of a popular song, Mo Bamba was once a highly skilled prospect out of Texas. The Orlando Magic selected the center with the sixth overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. Three years later the Magic still really don’t know what they have in Bamba. Now that the Magic are in […]



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tjrives - Apr 25, 2021

We have flipped the calendar to February and that means that college basketball is ramping up to the mayhem of March and the 2023 NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament. However, before we get there, conference play, and in particular rivalry games on Saturdays, become bigger and bigger.  And, this Saturday is no exception.  Can’t Miss Games […]

Fred VanVleet of Toronto is a prime candidate for a Dallas Mavericks' trade
Meera Murali - Apr 25, 2021

The NBA trade deadline looms closer by the day, and the Dallas Mavericks are yet to make a move. After losing both Kristaps Porziņģis and Jalen Brunson in 2022, fans have been begging the Mavs front office to sign a second star. Dallas needs to improve their roster if they want to keep superstar Luka […]

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Adeniyi Pelumijoel - Apr 25, 2021

Lebron James smashes it again. The Los Angeles Lakers star player moved up the pecking order in two categories of the NBA’s all-time records on Tuesday. James moved within striking distance of the NBA’s all-time scoring title while also smashing fifth place on the all-time assist list to stand at fourth. Lebron James Leaves NBA […]

Jon Lee - Apr 25, 2021

Another dramatic day in the NBA, can’t say that anyone is surprised. With the 2023 NBA trade deadline approaching in under a week, a superstar caused shockwaves. Brooklyn Nets guard, Kyrie Irving, requested a trade the morning of Friday morning after he and the team could not agree to an extension. Irving was named a […]

Why Kyrie Irving is Overrated
Rex Foster - Apr 25, 2021

Nets All-Star guard, Kyrie Irving, has requested a trade, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Shockingly enough, this trade request comes on as a surprise. Despite Irving’s off-court issues during the first quarter of the season, the Net’s season has been mostly positive. Brooklyn is 31-20 this season and has shown tremendous strides in championship-winning basketball when […]

Bones Hyland
Max Kappel - Apr 25, 2021

Transfers in college football have changed the game. Whole programs can undergo Kardashian-esque makeovers with a simple, smart signing at the coach’s spot. Just ask the Universities of Colorado and Wisconsin-Madison. Deion Sanders and Luke Fickell aren’t the only people those athletic programs are getting when they shake hands with their new coaches; they get […]

Bojan Bogdanovic
Michael Hanich - Apr 25, 2021

With the 2023 NBA Trade Deadline heating up, all 30 NBA teams are making serious moves to improve their roster. Among the teams are the Detroit Pistons (15-39), who currently sit at the bottom of the Eastern Conference. Small forward Bojan Bogdanovic is a player who is resurfacing in many trade talks because of his […]