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9 Nikola Vucevic C
Height/Weight: 7-0/260 | Birthdate: 10/24/1990 | Birthplace: Morges, Switzerland | Team: Orlando Magic | College: USC | NBA Experience: 3 | Owned/Started%: 100/87 | Average Draft Position: 51.57
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Magic's Oladipo, Vucevic each score over 20 in win over Bulls


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(4/8/2015) Magic guard Victor Oladipo and center Nikola Vucevic each scored over 20 points in Wednesday night's 105-103 win over the Bulls. 

Oladipo scored a game-high 23 points on 8-of-14 shooting, which included making 3 of 7 from behind the arc. Oladipo made 4 of 6 free-throw attempts too.

He posted five rebounds and five assists. Oladipo scored what ended up being the game-winning shot with 2 seconds remaining on the clock. 

Vucevic scored 22 points on 9-of-16 shooting. He had seven rebounds and three assists. This is going to be the third game in a row he's scored over 20 points. Only two of his 22 points came in the fourth quarter. 

''There's no playoff but we're trying to treat every game like a playoff game,'' Oladipo said, via the Associated Press. ''There's teams that we're playing that are playoff seeds, but we're trying to get better too.''


Nikola Vucevic plans to stay with Magic


by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(4/4/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic is under contract until 2019, but even after his contract expires, he has no plans of leaving.

"Yeah, I'm here for the long haul. I hope to stay here my whole career," he told the Orlando Sentinel. "I love it here. I really love the city. I've improved here a lot as a player. I'd love to stay for a long, long time and make something special happen...If it takes years, it takes years … I ain't going anywhere."


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up Pistons in losing effort


by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com
(3/27/2015) Magic center Niklola Vucevic scored 20 points on 10 of 18 shooting from the field in Orlando's 111-97 loss to the Pistons Friday.

Vucevic also pulled down a game-high 14 rebounds, leading to his second consecutive double-double and 41st overall on the year. He has six double-doubles in the last nine games. Vucevic also added one block and one assist to his totals.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic scores 22 in win over Trail Blazers


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(3/20/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic was one of three Orlando teammates to score 22 points in Friday night's 111-104 win over the Trail Blazers. 

Vucevic shot 10 of 22 from the field and made two his three free-throw attempts. This is the second time in the past four games that Vucevic has gone over 20 points. Victor Oladipo and Elfrid Payton each scored 22 also. 

Vucevic also had eight rebounds and one assist. 


Magic center Nikola Vucevic records double-double Sunday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(3/15/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to a record a double-double in Sunday's loss the Cavaliers. Vucevic shot 11 of 21 from the field and added three assists and one block.

Magic C Nikola Vucevic doubles up in loss against Bucks


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(3/12/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored 19 points and brought down 14 rebounds in a 97-91 loss to the Bucks on Wedneday. 

Vucevic made nine of his 20 attempts from the field and sank his only free-throw attempt of the night. Vucevic also posted three steals and one assist but was responsible for five turnovers. 

Forward Tobias Harris contributed 17 points and three rebounds in the loss. 


Magic clear Vucevic, Ridnour, Green to play Tuesday; Fournier out


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(3/10/2015) The Magic cleared center Nikola Vucevic, guards Luke Ridnour and Willie Green to play in Tuesday's game at Indiana, reports the Orlando Sentinel.

An ankle issue has caused Vucevic to miss the last two games. Meanwhile, Ridnour is dealing with a hamstring issue, which has kept him out of the last three games. Green has missed the last two games with a sore Achilles' tendon.

Moreover, guard Evan Fournier will miss his sixth straight game with a hip injury.

The Magic are 8 1/2-point underdogs.


Magic's Nikola Vucevic, Luke Ridnour likely to play Tuesday


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(3/10/2015) After going through Monday's practice without any setbacks, Magic center Nikola Vucevic and guard Luke Ridnour are expected to play in Tuesday's game at Indiana, reports the Orlando Sentinel.

An ankle issue has caused Vucevic to miss the last two games. Meanwhile, Ridnour is dealing with an hamstring issue, which has kept him out of the last three games.

The Magic are 9-point underdogs.


Magic rule Nikola Vucevic (ankle) out of Sunday's game


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(3/8/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic has been ruled out of Sunday's game agasint the Celtics, reports the Orlando Sentinel.

Vucevic has been dealing with a sore left ankle, which also caused him to miss Friday's contest. Center DeWayne Dedmon will start in place of Vucevic.

The Magic are 2-point underdogs.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic won't play Friday night


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(3/6/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic has been ruled out of Friday night's game against the Kings due to a sore left ankle, according to the Orlando Sentinel

Starting at center instead will be DeWayne Dedmon.

Vucevic is averaging 19.7 points and 8.0 rebounds per game this season. 


Magic C Nikola Vucevic posts 21-15 line vs. Hawks Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/27/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 21 points on 10 of 16 shooting while hauling in 15 rebounds in his team's 95-88 loss to the Hawks Friday.

It was the sixth double-double in 10 February games for Vucevic, who came into Friday's game averaging 22.3 points and 11.1 rebounds this month. He also chipped in three assists, one block and one steal in 37 minutes.

The Magic will look to avoid a third straight loss Sunday against the Hornets.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic scores team-high 26 vs. Heat


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/25/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 26 points on 10 of 21 shooting in his team's 93-90 overtime loss to the Heat Wednesday.

The Magic were up eight points with just 40 seconds remaining in regulation but were unable to put the Heat away, making just two of the team's last four free throws and watching Heat guard Henry Walker drain a pair of three-pointers to send the game into overtime.

"This is going to sting tonight and it's going to sting even more in the morning," Magic interim coach James Borrego said after the game, per the Associated Press. "We've had two very tough losses, but we will learn from them."

Vucevic racked up eight rebounds and one steal in 41 minutes Wednesday, ending a streak of three straight double-doubles. The Magic also saw a three-game winning streak come to an end with the loss. The team will look to bounce back Friday against the Hawks in Atlanta.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic scores 31, gets 14 rebounds in win over 76ers


by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com
(2/22/2015) Center Nikola Vucevic scored 31 points in the Magic's 103-98 win over the 76ers on Sunday night.

This is the 20th time Vucevic has scored at least 20 points in a game this season and the fifth time he's posted at least 30. Vucevic also recorded 14 rebounds, marking his third consecutive game with a double-double.

Magic guard Victor Oladipo scored 17 and guard Willie green scored 16.

The Magic's next game is against the Heat on Wednesday.


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up on Friday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(2/20/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic posted a double-double on Friday against the Pelicans.

Vucevic shot 9-19 from the field, finishing with 18 points. He was active on the boards, pulling down 13 rebounds. Vucevic also added one assists, one steal and one block. 


Magic C Nikola Vucevic delivers 28-18 line vs. Knicks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/11/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 28 points on 12 of 20 shooting while hauling in 18 rebounds in his team's 89-83 win over the Knicks Wednesday.

"I think it was important for us mentally to go into the break with a win," Vucevic said after the game, per the Associated Press. "Everybody has a better feel now after the tough loss to Chicago and the tough loss to Washington. I think we played well defensively. That's what got us the win."

Vucevic delivered his highest point total and rebounding total since posting a 34-18 line on Jan. 23, also against the Knicks. He had combined for 28 points and 15 rebounds in his previous two games heading into Wednesday's contest. The Magic enter the All-Star break having won just two of their last 14 games.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic doubles up vs. Lakers Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/6/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored 25 points on 11 of 21 shooting while hauling in 13 rebounds in his team's 103-97 overtime win over the Lakers Friday.

Vucevic turned in his second straight 25-13 line Friday after delivering the same totals two days prior in a loss to the Spurs. He's put up seven double-doubles in his last nine games. Vucevic also kicked in two assists, two blocks and two steals in 41 minutes in the win, his team's first in 11 games. The Magic will take on the Bulls Sunday.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic posts 17-16 line vs. Mavericks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/31/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 17 points on 8 of 13 shooting while hauling in 16 rebounds in his team's 108-93 loss to the Mavericks Saturday.

The loss was the eighth straight for the Magic, leaving coach Jacque Vaughn squarely on the hot seat. Vucevic has been a rare bright spot for his team, racking up five double-doubles in his last six games. He also kicked in two assists and one block in 31 minutes Saturday. The Magic will square off with the Thunder Monday.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic doubles up vs. Bucks Thursday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/29/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored 17 points on 8 of 19 shooting while hauling in 14 rebounds in his team's 115-100 loss to the Bucks Thursday.

The double-double was Vucevic's 10th in 14 games this month and came despite playing a January-low 26 minutes in the loss, his team's seventh straight. He also kicked in one assist Thursday. The Magic will look to turn things around Saturday against the Mavericks.


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up on Monday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/26/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic posted a double-double on Monday against the Grizzlies.

Vucevic shot 6-13 from the field. He sunk six of his seven free throws, finishing with 18 points. Vucevic was active on the boards, pulling down 12 rebounds. He also added two steals and one block. 


Magic C Nikola Vucevic delivers 34-18 line vs. Knicks Friday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/23/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic matched a season high by scoring 34 points on 16 of 22 shooting while hauling in 18 rebounds in his team's 113-106 loss to the Knicks Friday.

Vucevic put together his most efficient shooting performance of the season en route to his third 30-point game of January. He also chipped in three assists, one steal and one block in 38 minutes of action. The Magic take a four-game losing streak into Sunday's matchup with the Pacers in Orlando.


Magic C Nikola Vucevic posts 26-15 line vs. Pistons


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(1/21/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic scored a team-high 26 points on 11 of 23 shooting while hauling in 15 rebounds in his team's 128-118 loss to the Pistons Wednesday.

Vucevic ran off a string of six straight double-doubles earlier in January, but Wednesday's line was the first time in his last three games he's managed the feat. He also kicked in one assist and one block in 34 minutes in the loss, the team's third straight. The Magic will square off with the Knicks Friday.


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up on the Bulls on Monday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/12/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic posted a double-double against the Bulls on Monday.

Vucevic shot 16-24 from the field. He only sunk one of his five free throw attempts, finishing with 33 points. He was also active on the boards, picking up 11 rebounds. 


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up on the Blazers


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/11/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic had a big night against the Trail Blazers on Saturday.

Vucevic shot 15-23 from the field. He sunk four of his six free throws, finishing with 34 points. Vucevic was active on the boards as well, pulling down 16 rebounds. He spread those rebounds evenly between the offensive and defensive side of the court. Vucevic also dished out two assists. 


Magic center Nikola Vucevic doubles up on the Lakers on Friday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/10/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic posted a double-double against the Lakers on Friday.

Vucevic shot 6-12 from the field. He sunk both his free throws, finishing with 14 points. Vucevic was also active on the glass, pulling down 11 rebounds. He finished with one assist and one steal. 


Magic center Nikola Vucevic posts a double-double on Wednesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(1/7/2015) Magic center Nikola Vucevic posted a double-double on Wednesday against the Nuggets.

Vucevic shot 8-18 from the field. He hit four of his six free throws, finishing with 20 points. Vucevic was active on the boards, pulling down 11 rebounds. He added two assists and one steal.