CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)—Move over Superman, a new nickname is catching on for Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard. You can call him “Foul on You.” “That’s my new nickname. They’ve been killing me all day calling me ‘Foul on You,”’ Howard said of his teammates after shootaround Monday before their playoff game against [...]
by Wil Bradley UFR Sports Talk At the end of the Orlando Magic practice, Dwight Howard stated in his post-practice press conference that if the Magic were going to win in the playoffs, he and guard Vince Carter would need to play big. In the first game of their series against the Charlotte Bobcats, neither Howard or Carter [...]
Wil Bradley UFR Sports Talk Though I'm a huge Orlando Magic fan-- Charlotte reigns as one of my favorite cities. So it's fitting that my favorite professional franchise, will begin its attempt at becoming NBA champions with the team from the Queen City. I read Hadarii Jones article about how the Bobcats could pull the upset. He and I agree [...]
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Magic center Dwight Howard added fuel to his on-going feud with NBA officials, conceding Sunday it's only a matter of time before he receives his 16th technical foul of the season, earning him an automatic one-game suspension without pay. "The refs are like cops, and I'm on the Most Wanted list. My picture is in every cop [...]
The bad feelings from yesterday's Magic v. Lakers game appear to be lingering. Matt Barnes discusses Kobe Bryant in Monday's post-practice interview.
Magic fans can feel it in the air-- championship expectations. Those expectations will be validated or questioned Sunday afternoon at the Amway Arena. You will have to forgive Magic fans for being a little leery. These same expectations existed in the past. With Shaq the expectations ended before they could really get started. Penny proved [...]
5 Thing We learned From Last Night's Game: Leading up to the All-Star break, thursday's Magic/Cavs game matched up the two best teams in the NBA Eastern Conference. When the game ended, we realized the Eastern conference had only one best team. Here's what else I learned watching that game. 1. The Black Momba vs. The King Would be Fun to Watch. [...]