| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:06 PM
MIAMI — Elfrid Payton surprised himself Tuesday night.
The Orlando Magic rookie point guard expected butterflies to rattle inside his stomach as his NBA preseason debut against the Miami Heat approached. But the nervousness never quite...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:52 AM
MIAMI — After a full week of training camp, the Orlando Magic tonight finally will have a chance to see whether they can carry over what they’ve worked on in practice to a game against a different team.
And that’s what Magic coach...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Orlando Magic decision-makers signed Channing Frye to a four-year, $32 million contract in July because they expect Frye will make their young players better. Team executives and coach Jacque Vaughn envision Frye setting up on the perimeter and stretching...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Orlando Magic players and coaches will face low expectations when they assemble Tuesday morning for their opening practice of the upcoming season. A panel of ESPN analysts predicted the Magic will endure a third consecutive dismal season and will...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:29 AM
The Orlando Magic's offseason will end Monday, when players and coaches convene at Amway Center for their annual media day. On Tuesday, the Magic will hold their first official practice of the 2014-15 season.
The regular-season opener looms on Oct. 28....
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:03 AM
On Friday, the Orlando Sentinel spoke with Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan about the upcoming season.
In Hennigan’s first two seasons as the Magic’s GM, the team posted records of 20-62 and 23-59.
After two years of rebuilding,...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 3:33 PM
LAS VEGAS — New York Knicks point guard Shane Larkin caught the basketball at the top of the 3-point arc, saw the screen develop and immediately dribbled to his left.
As Larkin sprinted forward along the edge of the lane, he sped between two...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:41 PM
The Orlando Magic have reached a deal to trade veteran shooting guard Arron Afflalo to the Denver Nuggets for shooting guard Evan Fournier and the 56th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.
This past season, Fournier started four games for the Nuggets and...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Victor Oladipo had an idea of what to expect when he and Orlando Magic teammate Tobias Harris joined USA Basketball’s select team.
Oladipo knew the select team’s job was to help the national team prepare for the upcoming FIBA World Cup,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:33 PM
None of the Lakers will represent Team USA this summer in the FIBA World Cup to be played later in the month in Spain.
Pau Gasol will play for the Spanish national team, but the former Laker is now a member of the Chicago Bulls.
The Lakers are...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:14 PM
The Orlando Magic could carve out as much as $22.7 million in salary cap space for this summer’s free agency period.
But the team also could have as little as $11.1 million in cap space.
It all depends on what moves the Magic make — or...