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Orlando Magic: Should Evan Fournier be the sixth man?

After two straight seasons leading the Orlando Magic in scoring, it might be time for Evan Fournier to move to a sixth man role in 2018-19.<p>Why can’t …

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Harrison Barnes' double-double helps push Team World past Team Africa in NBA Africa Game 2018

This Story is About...<p>Harrison Barnes racked up a double-double scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 rebounds to help lead Team World to a 96-92 win …

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Evan Fournier has spent his last two summers reconnecting his African roots

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 4: Evan Fournier #10 of Team Africa shoots the ball against Team World during the 2018 NBA Africa Game as part of the …

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Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot and Evan Fournier pack mortar to make stronger walls in new homes at Lawley. #HabitatForHumanity

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot and Evan Fournier pack mortar to make stronger walls in new homes at Lawley. #HabitatForHumanity<p>Andy Withers, KweséESPN …

Why Team Africa could finally win an NBA Africa game

Team Africa has never won against Team World in the NBA Africa game, and the third edition, in Pretoria on Saturday, could well see the 'home team' …

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Evan Fournier praises Magic’s offseason moves, looks forward to NBA Africa Game 2018

Orlando Magic swingman Evan Fournier said he’s not exactly sure what to expect when the NBA Africa Game tips off Saturday in Pretoria, South …

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Evan Fournier shines in France during FIBA World Cup Qualifiers, prepares for Africa Game

France's forward Evan Fournier (L) vies for the ball with Germany's guard Karsten Tadda (2nd L) during FIBA Eurobasket 2017 men's round 16 basketball …

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Evan Fournier to Participate in NBA Africa Game 2018

<b>NEW YORK AND JOHANNESBURG --</b> The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) announced today the …

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Film Room: Vucevic Has Become Elite Passer

<b>ORLANDO –</b> Has Nikola Vucevic become a top five – perhaps even top three – passing center in the NBA?<p>Statistics say he has. In fact, some might argue …

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Magic news: Evan Fournier calls Trevor Noah ‘dumba**’ over World Cup take

Africa is not France, but that obvious fact has not stopped people from the continent from riding on the recent success of Didier Deschamps’ …

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France wins 2018 World Cup final over Croatia and French NBA players are fired up

NBA players from France show their national pride after the World Cup win<p>The 2018 World Cup has come to a close. After a thrilling tournament, France …

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Evan Fournier and Bismack Biyombo to play in NBA Africa Game

Orlando Magic stars Evan Fournier and Bismack Biyombo will play for Team Africa in the NBA’s annual Africa Game. The game is set to take place on …

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Evan Fournier’s trade market may be pretty dry

With the Orlando Magic staring at a few more rebuilding years, Evan Fournier makes sense as a trade candidate and several teams could be intrigued. …

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Suns PG Elfrid Payton Cuts Iconic Hair, Shows off New Look

Phoenix Suns guard Elfrid Payton is going to look quite different on the court during the 2018-19 season.<p>As Ballislife.com shared, Payton cut his long hair that was so identifiable when he was playing:<p>Safe to say, former Orlando Magic teammate Evan Fournier was excited to see the news:<p>While …

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Elfrid Payton cut his signature hairstyle and now looks completely different

Elfrid Payton sported one of the NBA’s quirkiest but most recognizable hairstyles, even though it might have gotten in his way when he shot:<p>And perhaps that’s why he chose to chop his locks.<p>Here’s the before photo …<p>… and the after:<p>What a difference!! His former Magic teammate Evan Fournier seemed …

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Elfrid Payton gets haircut

Elfrid Payton‘s distinctive hairstyle has been blamed for his poor shooting.<p>That won’t be a problem now.<p>Former Magic teammate Evan Fournier:<p>Payton …

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Jayson Tatum impresses players league-wide with Game 5 performance

With a team-high 25 points to go along with 6 assists (second-highest on the team) in Game 5, Boston Celtics rookie forward Jayson Tatum led his team to a series-clinching victory that will result in an Eastern Conference Finals berth.<p>His play didn’t go unnoticed by his brothers in the NBA …

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Evan Fournier backs former player as coach, hopes to help Orlando Magic turn the corner

Evan Fournier reflected on the NBA season with a French TV show a few weeks ago and said he hopes to be part of the Orlando Magic turning the corner. …

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Orlando Magic: 2017-18 player grades for Evan Fournier

The Orlando Magic had another disappointing season in 2017-18, with the often impressive Evan Fournier personifying some of the issues on this …

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2017-18 Orlando Magic Player Evaluations: Evan Fournier

Acquired in 2014, Evan Fournier continues to grow as a steady scoring presence for the Orlando Magic. Even if he is often asked to take on a larger …

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Terrence Ross listed as probable Sunday, could make return from November injury

Terrence Ross was surprisingly listed as probable for Sunday’s game against the Toronto Raptors. That could mean he will return from his November …

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Magic's Evan Fournier is enduring unwelcome relaxation time

Evan Fournier usually goes backpacking when an NBA season ends. Photos of Hawaii’s waterfalls and Philippine landscapes — reminders of past trips — …

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Magic Wands: Orlando Magic vs. Dallas Mavericks — April 4, 2018

Time/TV: 7 p.m./FSFlorida Line: Mavericks by 1.5 Tickets: $11-$135 on Vivid Seats Season Series: Mavericks 114, Magic 99 in Dallas on Jan. 9; Tonight …

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Orlando Magic offense slowed to a crawl without Evan Fournier

Evan Fournier‘s absence has proven a drain on the Orlando Magic. The team’s offense has cratered since his injury, proving just how valuable he can …

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Orlando Magic Grades: Brooklyn Nets 111, Orlando Magic 104

The Orlando Magic struggled to slow a dynamic Brooklyn Nets scoring lineup. With seven players registering points in double digits, Brooklyn led …

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Orlando Magic: Is Evan Fournier’s contract holding them back?

The Orlando Magic are a team that need to make offseason moves to try and become relevant again, but is Evan Fournier’s contract holding them …

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Game Preview: Raptors at Magic

Toronto Raptors (52-18)@ Orlando Magic (21-49)<p><b>When:</b> Tuesday, March 20th, 7P.M. ET<p><b>Where:</b> Amway Center<p><b>Broadcast info:</b> TSN2, SN590<p><b>LAST MEETING</b><p>Toronto …

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Aaron Gordon nearing return from concussion protocols, Terrence Ross may not make it back

Aaron Gordon appears set to return from the concussion protocols soon, possibly as early as Tuesday. But Terrence Ross may not return this season. …

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Source: Raiders lock up another member of 2014 draft class to long-term deal

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper thrilled the home crowd and surely made his father proud, winning the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night with an …

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Battle of 20-win teams in Sacramento

Battle of 20-win teams in Sacramento<p>USATSI<p>The Kings are coming off a lackluster performance against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday evening and …

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