| Apr 13, 2014
| 8:43 PM
NEW YORK — If you didn’t watch any of the game on TV and only looked at the final score — the Brooklyn Nets beating the Orlando Magic 97-88 at Barclays Center — the temptation would be to assume the Magic suffered yet another...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:33 PM
National pride washed over Canada on Feb. 23, the day Canada won the Olympic gold medal in men's ice hockey.
Hundreds of people filled the streets of downtown Toronto that morning. They swarmed Maple Leaf Square, adjacent to the city's main hockey and...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Jordan Hill had a career-high 28 points to help the Lakers end their four-game losing streak with a 103-94 victory over the Orlando Magic.
In an outcome that likely ended any hope the Lakers had for the third lottery position of the 2014 NBA draft,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:10 PM
Orlando Magic fans showered Dwight Howard with boos when Amway Center's public-address announcer introduced each Houston Rockets starter. In the first quarter, the fans continued to boo whenever Howard caught the ball.
But the jeers' intensity...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Only 19 games remain on the Orlando Magic's schedule.
To many observers, it appears that the Magic are just playing out the string and are eager to get the season over with as soon as possible.
In reality, however, the team faces some significant...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:21 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Victor Oladipo spent Saturday night seated a few feet behind the Orlando Magic bench. Wearing a dark suit, he sat next to assistant coach for player development Laron Profit, and Oladipo stood and clapped whenever his teammates made...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 9:46 PM
MILWAUKEE — The Orlando Magic entered their game Monday night on the verge of a modest milestone. A win over the Milwaukee Bucks would’ve given the Magic their 20th win and would’ve equaled their win total from a season ago.
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:45 AM
TORONTO — With 25 games remaining this season, time’s running out for Orlando Magic players to make a positive impression on coaches and front-office executives within the organization and throughout the NBA.
The next opportunity will arrive...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 10:06 AM
TORONTO — What an unforgettable weekend for Orlando Magic power forward Andrew Nicholson.
On Saturday, St. Bonaventure University, his alma mater, retired his jersey. Fans packed the school’s gym to watch the Bonnies play Rhode Island and...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The game ended minutes earlier, but fans inside the arena congregated around the tunnel leading from the court toward the Orlando Magic locker room.
Jameer Nelson completed a postgame TV interview, walked toward the corridor and...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:48 PM
To call Dewayne Dedmon a late bloomer in basketball would be a massive understatement.
His mom is a Jehovah's Witness, and for religious reasons, she strongly objected to him playing organized sports. As a high-school senior, he joined his school's...