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Victor Oladipo

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  • 2014 NBA mock draft: Let the chaos begin

    2014 NBA mock draft: Let the chaos begin
    Two screws, one foot, zero predictability. The top of the NBA Draft looked like a sure thing to forecast a week ago (always a dangerous statement), the first few picks a simple lock until Joel Embiid unexpectedly underwent surgery for a stress...
  • Mike Bresnahan's NBA mock draft

    Mike Bresnahan's NBA mock draft
    Two screws, one foot, zero predictability. The top of the NBA draft looked like a sure thing to forecast a week ago (always a dangerous statement), the first few picks a simple lock until Joel Embiid unexpectedly underwent surgery for a stress...
  • Magic GM: Aaron Gordon, Elfrid Payton and Devyn Marble are 'hard-nosed dudes'

    Magic GM: Aaron Gordon, Elfrid Payton and Devyn Marble are 'hard-nosed dudes'
    On Friday, Aaron Gordon fielded a question about how he developed the mindset to become a defensive stopper. Gordon paused for a moment, then spoke. He said: "If somebody really can't score on you, I think that's really what makes you better than...
  • Magic hope Elfrid Payton will become a defensive force in the NBA

    Magic hope Elfrid Payton will become a defensive force in the NBA
    A few weeks ago, two members of the Orlando Magic front office visited Lafayette, La. Their assignment was simple: Their mission on June 12 was to visit the Louisiana-Lafayette campus and interview as many people as possible about Elfrid Payton....
  • Evan Fournier sees a chance to grow with the Orlando Magic

    Evan Fournier sees a chance to grow with the Orlando Magic
    Two years ago, the Orlando Magic acquired a 26-year-old player from the Denver Nuggets. That player, Arron Afflalo, actually welcomed the move to a rebuilding team. In that case, Afflalo hungered to be the focal point of a team's offense, and the Magic...
  • Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton prep for their summer league debuts

    Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton prep for their summer league debuts
    Victor Oladipo needed just one day of practice to reach a conclusion about Orlando Magic rookie forward Aaron Gordon and rookie point guard Elfrid Payton. Oladipo decided he needs to work on his lob passes, because Gordon and Payton have the ability...
  • Orlando Magic need Victor Oladipo to step into a leadership role

    Orlando Magic need Victor Oladipo to step into a leadership role
    The Orlando Magic didn't need Victor Oladipo to be a team leader last season. Veteran Jameer Nelson served as the team's leader. But, lately, the expectations for Oladipo have changed. The team has waived Nelson and traded away 28-year-old Arron...
  • Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton show potential and inexperience in debuts

    Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton show potential and inexperience in debuts
    A Philadelphia 76ers guard sprinted up the court and pushed the ball to the foul line in the Orlando Magic's defensive end. The guard suddenly slowed, then dished to teammate K.J. McDaniels to set up an easy layup. But Magic rookies Elfrid Payton and...
  • Like LeBron to Cleveland, Dwight will return to Orlando someday

    Like LeBron to Cleveland, Dwight will return to Orlando someday
    Come on, Dwight, you know you've thought about it. Don't act like you haven't. You know that someday you've imagined what it would be like to pull a LeBron and come back home to Orlando. You know you've envisioned turning Orlando's Dwightmare into a...
  • Trading Arron Afflalo could have significant benefits for the Magic

    Trading Arron Afflalo could have significant benefits for the Magic
    The clock could be ticking on Arron Afflalo’s tenure with the Orlando Magic. Magic executives like what Afflalo brings to the team, and a league source told the Orlando Sentinel that Afflalo and his agent have not asked for a trade, but it may...
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    In the professional debuts of rookies Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton, the Orlando Magic beat the Philadelphia 76ers 83-77 Saturday on the opening day of the Orlando Pro Summer League. Gordon, the fourth pick in last month’s draft, scored seven...