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January 29, 2015 Updates

Should you make the All-Star team? [Agonizingly long pause.] I don’t like talking about myself in these situations. I’ve played well this whole year. I’ve been consistent. I’ve made huge improvements since last year. I wish my play helped the team get some more wins, and hopefully that will come with time. The most important thing is to be consistent. There are so many games, it’s hard to play at a high level consistently. Grantland

You have a good left hand. Are you one of those secret lefties, or did you just work at it? It’s a little bit of both. I was always using my left hand for some things, and my dad is a lefty. I’m righty when it comes to shooting, but I do a lot of stuff with my left. But I did really work at it. It’s very tough for defenders. What kind of stuff do you do lefty? Do you write lefty? I write right-handed. I play soccer with my left leg. When I hold stuff — like a bag or a plate or something — it’s better if I have it in my left hand. Grantland

What’s the best Orlando theme park? I’ve been to all of them. I love Gatorland. I assume alligators are involved? Yeah, I guess it’s not really a theme park. They don’t have rides. It’s like a zoo with only gators. But all of them are fun. Disney World is obviously fun. I really like Disney’s Animal Kingdom. And all the studios are really cool. I’m a huge Star Wars fan, so they have a lot of stuff from that. Grantland

Your preferred nickname: Vucci Mane, Vooch, or something else? Vucci Mane — I do not like that at all. Fans like it, and around Orlando, they always ask me about it. For some reason, I’m sorry, I don’t like it. It comes from Gucci Mane. I don’t know. I just don’t like it. And when the crowd here says “Vooch,” they extend the “oooo” — it sounds really nice, especially when they announce the starting five. That feels pretty good. So I guess it’s Vooch. Grantland

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Alex Kennedy: Teams are calling the Magic to inquire about Moe Harkless. However, Rob Hennigan is asking for a ton in return (such as a first-rounder). Some believe ORL will keep Harkless/Nicholson and move on from Jacque Vaughn instead to see if a new coach could get more out of those guys. The takeaway is that Moe Harkless is viewed very differently by Rob Hennigan and Jacque Vaughn. Twitter @AlexKennedyNBA

January 23, 2015 Updates

Chris Herring: Calderon limps off the floor, and gets assistance in coming off the floor. Not putting any weight on left leg. Banged knees w Elfrid Payton. Twitter @HerringWSJ

Harris has a big summer ahead, electing to become a restricted free agent rather than signing Orlando’s 4-year, $36 million extension offer. A source told The Post in November the Knicks are tops on his list. Thursday night, a close friend of Harris’ told The Post, “He wants to win a championship with the Knicks.’’ New York Post

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He remembers his high school days like they were yesterday and he’s not old enough to legally drink or reserve many hotel rooms on his own. Yet, he’s viewed as a potential savior of a billion-dollar organization. That’s a lot of pressure for a kid and he admits he’s had to mature a lot faster than most of his peers – many of whom are still cramming for exams and trying to find their next party. “There are definitely some aspects that you need to mature quicker about – when it comes to money, when it comes to taking care of your body, when it comes to making good use of your time,” Gordon said. “But at the end of the day, I’m still a teenager. And I’m always going to be a kid at heart.” Basketball Insiders

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