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Magic Tweet of the Day
Adrian Wojnarowski:— The Lando (@TheLando__) November 23, 2018
- “For a team like Orlando getting in the playoffs is really important. It’s important as an organization, they don’t care about a draft pick, they care about the credibility of what that would mean for them and it’s not a crazy thought right now.”
The Magic struggled to make shots, the Nuggets dominated the paint, and it led to a lopsided loss as the Magic kicked off a six-game road trip, writes our Garrett Townsend in his game recap.
In what was the opener of a tough Western road swing, Terrence Ross was about the only member of the Magic who wasn’t sluggish, writes Chris Hays of the Orlando Sentinel.
The Magic must learn from their dreadful loss to the Nuggets, writes Josh Robbins of The Athletic.
The Magic hope the loss to Denver doesn’t set a tone and serve as a precursor for the games ahead, writes John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com.
In his pregame notebook, Denton writes of Jonathan’s Isaac feeling strong, Evan Fournier’s Denver memories, and the brotherhood of the Nikolas.
The Vucevic/Jokic comparison is creating a buzz around the league, Denton writes.
Terrence Ross received an A- for his performance against the Nuggets, but the marks for the other members of the Magic were subpar in the nightly grades column by Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.
The Lakeland Magic are off to a slow start, writes Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.
The Nuggets defense was on point against the Magic, writes Ryan Blackburn of Denver Stiffs.
Trey Lyles scored a season-high 22 points off the bench to help lead the Nuggets over the Magic, writes Sean Keeler of the Denver Post.
Penny Hardaway’s Memphis Tigers bounced back with a win over Canisius in Orlando, writes Drew Hill of the Memphis Commercial Appeal.