Is This Anything?

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Everything is something, but not everything is anything. Orlando Magic television play-by-play man and team Hall of Famer David Steele does his research to find out what is anything.

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Memphis' Anthony Tolliver has had two stints with four different teams in his year NBA career. Is This Anything?

Buzzer March 10, 2020 @ Grizzlies

The already-record-breaking volume of 3-point shots being taken by NBA teams is up since the All-Star break. Is This Anything?

Buzzer March 8, 2020 @ Rockets

Terrence Ross' 35-point game on Wednesday at Miami was an NBA oddity. Is This Anything?

Bell March 6, 2020 @ Timberwolves

The Heat have been heavy with talented left-handers in recent years…But who are the best left-handed players in Magic history? Is This Anything?

Buzzer March 4, 2020 @ Heat

Mo Bamba and Hassan Whiteside are two of the longest players in the NBA. But what about their wingspan to height ratio? Is This Anything?

Buzzer March 2, 2020 vs. Blazers

Gregg Popovich has been the Spurs’ head coach since 1997. Since then, NBA teams have gone through an average of nine coaches. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Feb. 29, 2020 @ Spurs

Since Jan. 1, Mo Bamba ranks No. 7 in the NBA in blocked shots. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 28, 2020 vs. Timberwolves

The Dallas at Atlanta game from last week is under official protest by the Mavs. There have been 36 protested games since 1952 and six have been upheld and replayed. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 26, 2020 @ Hawks

Jonathan Isaac leads the Magic in steals, but since losing him to injury on Jan. 1 Orlando is actually averaging more steals/game than before JI’s injury. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 24, 2020 @ Nets

Darrell Armstrong once plugged in a courtside TV monitor that Tim Hardaway had tossed onto the court in frustration. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 21, 2020 vs. Mavs

Among all “NBA All-Star Weekend Getaway Day” games, 90 percent have been played at home. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Feb. 12, 2020 vs. Pistons

Orlando’s newest player James Ennis III has been traded on the final day of the trade deadline three years in a row. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 10, 2020 vs. Hawks

Milwaukee’s Lopez brothers have played a combined 1,579 NBA games, but it’s not the most games played by a brother duo. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 8, 2020 vs. Bucks

Knicks rookie RJ Barrett is one of only four players in Duke history to record a triple-double. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Feb. 6, 2020 @ Knicks

Former UCF center and current Celtic Tacko Fall has very big feet. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Feb. 5, 2020 @ Celtics

Orlando has dropped five straight and has fallen to eighth place in the East, but plays the second most favorable schedule the rest of the way. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 3, 2020 @ Hornets

Evan Fournier and the Heat’s Duncan Robinson are two of only nine players who’ve scored 32-plus points in a game without a free throw attempt. Is This Anything?

Bell Feb. 1, 2020 vs. Heat

While the Magic are the only NBA team that haven’t played an overtime game this season, the Heat have already played eight of them…and they’ve won them all! Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 27, 2020 @ Heat

Montrezl Harrell of the Clippers is 0-for-15 on 3-point shots this season and could challenge a dubious NBA record. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 26, 2020 vs. Clippers

Terrence Ross attempted 14 threes in a critical win against the Celtics last season. Only five Magic players have attempted 14 or more threes in team history. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 24, 2020 vs. Celtics

By projecting win totals based on current win percentage, only one NBA team will finish the regular season with between 40-49 victories. Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 22, 2020 vs. Thunder

Orlando is the only NBA team that has not played an overtime game this season. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 20, 2020 @ Hornets

Aaron Gordon’s high school jersey was retired last night at San Jose Archbishop Mitty. He was a two-time California high school player of the year. Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 18, 2020 @ Warriors

In Staples Center’s 20-year history, there have never been so many Laker/Clipper (Clipper/Laker) back to backs in a season. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 16, 2020 @ Clippers

More No. 1 picks have played for the Lakers than any other NBA franchise all-time. Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 15, 2020 @ Lakers

On this date 11 years ago in Sacramento, Orlando set a new record for most made threes in a game. Since then, teams have made 23 or more threes 22 times. Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 13, 2020 @ Kings

The Magic begin a season long 6-game road trip, the 13th six-game road trip in franchise history. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 10, 2020 @ Suns

During Monday’s game against Brooklyn, Nikola Vucevic grabbed 24 rebounds AND racked up some unusual numbers in the box score. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 8, 2020 vs. Wizards

A lot of tall, rangy Texas Longhorns in the NBA today. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 6, 2020 vs. Nets

It’s been a looooong time since the Magic have played the Jazz in Orlando. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Jan. 4, 2020 vs. Jazz

Terrence Ross is taking more tightly contested jumpers this season than last season…And he’s making a higher percentage of them. Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 3, 2020 vs. Heat

Then & Now! Is This Anything?

Bell Jan. 1, 2020 @ Wizards

Jonathan Isaac had seven steals in a game this season and six blocked shots in another. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 30, 2019 vs. Hawks

Is there a home court disadvantage on Christmas Day? Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 28, 2019 @ Bucks

Markelle Fultz will play in his 63rd NBA game tonight vs. Philadelphia. He’s already one of the league’s best players in transition. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 27, 2019 vs. Sixers

Evan Fournier has become one of the NBA’s best corner 3-point shooters. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 23, 2019 vs. Bulls

Evan Fournier is a 6-foot-7 guard averaging almost 20 pts/game…and he has zero dunks. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 20, 2019 @ Blazers

The “Mile High Advantage” is unchallengeable, and Orlando has had more than its fair share of mile high “disadvantage” in its 31 year history. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 18, 2019 @ Nuggets

The Jazz franchise has never won an NBA championship in 45 seasons…but Utah does have one pro basketball title. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 17, 2019 @ Jazz

In a league dominated by size and length, DJ Augustin has had a remarkable NBA career. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 15, 2019 @ Pelicans

James Harden leads the league in threes attempted and made, but another Rocket leads the NBA in highest percentage of 3-pointers attempted. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 13, 2019 vs. Rockets

Jonathan Isaac and Anthony Davis go head to head tonight in Orlando. They rank No. 1 & 2 in the NBA in steals+blocks. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 11, 2019 vs. Lakers

Aaron Gordon and Evan Fournier rank No. 1 and 2 in the NBA in scoring off of cuts to the basket, and two Milwaukee Bucks rank No. 3 and 4. Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 9, 2019 @ Bucks

John Beilein is the nine person (with no NBA experience) since 1990 to go straight from coaching a college team to a head coaching job in the NBA. Only one of the previous eight has a winning NBA record. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 6, 2019 @ Cavs

Last night in Washington, D.C., Khem Birch did something no Magic player had ever done before. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 4, 2019 vs. Suns

Prince George’s County, Maryland has produced many great basketball players…but only one was the first pick in the NBA Draft! Is This Anything?

Bell Dec. 3, 2019 @ Wizards

It’s very rare for a team to play in the NBA Finals one year, and struggle badly the next year. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Dec. 1, 2019 vs. Warriors

How have the Magic fared at home on Black Friday in team history? Pretty well, but... Is This Anything?

Buzzer Nov. 29, 2019 vs. Raptors

A little more than 30 years ago the Magic got their first ever road win..in Cleveland. It was an eventful night! Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 27, 2019 @ Cavs

Evan Fournier is one of the NBA’s early season best jump shooters…and among the best in the last 22-plus seasons. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 25, 2019 @ Pistons

Every NBA player named “TJ” plays or has played for the Pacers. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Nov. 23, 2019 @ Pacers

Terrence Ross is one of three Raptors to score 50-plus points in a game. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Nov. 20, 2019 @ Raptors

Steve Clifford coached team trademark: don’t send opposing players to the free throw line. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 17, 2019 vs. Wizards

The Spurs have lost three straight going into tonight’s game at Orlando. How many four-game losing streaks have they had in the last 21 years? Not many. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 15, 2019 vs. Spurs

Markelle Fultz has played in only 43 NBA games and already has an elite skill. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 13, 2019 vs. Sixers

There are four sets of teammate brothers in the NBA this season. It’s an unprecedented phenomenon, almost. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 10, 2019 vs. Pacers

Jonathan Isaac is currently averaging 3.0 blocks this season, second most in franchise history. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 8, 2019 vs. Grizzlies

Dallas is a very long team, especially when Kristaps Porzingis and Boban Marajanovic take the floor together. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Nov. 6, 2019 @ Mavs

Mo Bamba fouled out in 10:03 on Saturday vs. Denver, but it’s not the fastest a Magic player has ever fouled out of a game. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 5, 2019 @ Thunder

Nikola Jokic holds the NBA record for fastest triple-double. He broke a 62-year-old record during the 2017-18 season. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 2, 2019 vs. Nuggets

Markelle Fultz is the youngest NBA player to record a triple-double. It happened two seasons ago against the Bucks. Is This Anything?

Bell Nov. 1, 2019 vs. Bucks

For the first time, the NBA has players who were born in the 21st century! Is This Anything?

Buzzer Oct. 30, 2019 vs. Knicks

The Raptors’ Marc Gasol joined an elite group in September when Spain won the FIBA World Cup. Is This Anything?

Buzzer Oct. 28, 2019 @ Raptors

Vince Carter is in his 22nd NBA season after getting drafted in 1998. You might be surprised at how many current NBA players were born AFTER Vince was drafted! Is This Anything?

Bell Oct. 26, 2019 @ Hawks

An indication of the Magic continuity: Orlando has three of the top five returning five man lineups from last year (total minutes played). Is This Anything?

Buzzer Oct. 23, 2019 vs. Cavs

The Magic and Heat don’t play again until 2020! Is This Anything?

Buzzer Oct. 17, 2019 vs. Heat

The Magic made a big jump last season, the second biggest improvement in team history. Is This Anything?

Bell Oct. 9, 2019 @ Hawks
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