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The playoff drought in Orlando is officially over after the Magic defeated the Celtics to clinch their first playoff spot since 2012.

A collection of the best tweets of the night celebrating the Magic’s playoff berth.

The Magic got back to the playoffs by earning it the hard way: with a win in Boston, writes Roy Parry of the Orlando Sentinel.

Magic playoff tickets go on sale Monday, Parry writes.

Steve Clifford deserves Coach of the Year for rescuing the Magic franchise, writes Mike Bianchi of the Orlando Sentinel.

The Magic’s win over the Celtics was their most emotional victory of at least their last seven years, writes Josh Robbins of The Athletic.

The Magic showed resiliency and grit while winning their way into the postseason, writes John Denton of

The four most significant plays down the stretch against Boston that sent the Magic to the playoffs, courtesy of Josh Cohen of

All of the Magic’s playoff seeding scenarios, courtesy of Cohen.

The Magic never backed down and are now playoff bound, writes Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily.

Nikola Vucevic and Evan Fournier both earned an A- for their playoff-clinching heroics in the nightly grades column by Rossman-Reich.

Zach Lowe of ESPN named Khem Birch one of his favorite role players to watch this season.

The Magic and Nets reached milestones by making the playoffs, writes Kurt Helin of NBC Sports.

Just how bright is the Magic’s future? Matthew Schmidt of ClutchPoints examines.

The Magic have moved up to 14th in the latest ESPN’s NBA Power Rankings.