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Victor Oladipo's game-winner and the other top Magic stories of the week

The second-year guard and his big Wednesday basket headline the week in Magic news.

Victor Oladipo
Victor Oladipo
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Let's take a quick glance at the week in Orlando Magic news.

  1. TAKE DAT WITCHU: Victor Oladipo drove past Jimmy Butler and under Joakim Noah--two of the NBA's top defenders--to score the game-winning layup for Orlando against the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday. The victory was Orlando's third straight, tying its longest winning streak of the season.
  2. AS A CUCUMBER: Orlando stayed cool under fire in that come-from-behind win, as Zach Oliver writes in this game notebook.
  3. ELFRID ALERT: The Magic's offense is improving lately, and Elfrid Payton's ball control is a big reason why.
  4. PING-PONG BALLS: An update on Orlando's lottery odds as of Thursday morning.
  5. WHIMSY: Here's how Evan Fournier announced he was returning to Orlando's lineup after an 18-game absence.

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