| May 30, 2013
Indiana's Game 4 win may have stretched the Eastern Conference finals and filled some time before the NBA Finals are supposed to begin and it might have helped the TV ratings. But the Vegas oddsmakers still believe the Miami Heat will prevail in this...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:13 AM
The Orlando Magic now have their new general manager.
On Wednesday, the team hired Rob Hennigan to lead its basketball operations department.
So what happens next?
Hennigan will be introduced formally at a press conference Thursday afternoon, and at...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Much of what Shaquille O’Neal says should be greeted with skepticism. He is an entertaining provocateur who, by his own admission, often makes outrageous statements just to drum up publicity.
Yet, on Sunday, he seemed to be speaking for much of the...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:42 PM
The Orlando Magic have expanded their list of head-coaching candidates, adding former Detroit Pistons head coach and current Philadelphia 76ers associate head coach Michael Curry to the list of people under consideration.
Five others are up for the Magic...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:08 PM
The Dwight Howard stay-or-go saga continues to drag on and on and on.
At this point, the only certainty in this soap opera is that it will feature more uncertainty. Each day seemingly presents one more juicy rumor.
Are you confused about what might...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:45 AM
During Tuesday's early afternoon shootaround, Pacers point guard pointed out that Indiana needed to have fun playing basketball once again. After all, in the end basketball merely is a game, and it's one that millions of people wish they could play at the...
| May 18, 2012
| 12:51 AM
In a move to get the hometown crowd excited about the Indiana Pacers in their first home game against the Miami Heat in round two, the Pacers followed the motto of most playoff teams these days and draped every chair at Bankers Life Fieldhouse with a free...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:29 PM
It's time to be creative, Orlando Magic.
It's time to dare to be different.
It's time not to stick your hand in the recycle bin and spiff up somebody else's trash.
For too many years, too many times, this franchise has made some dubious choices in...
| May 22, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Former Chicago Bulls and Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan told Fox Sports Florida on Tuesday that he would have interest in the vacant Orlando Magic head-coaching job.
“Yes, I think so,’’ Sloan said. “It would be very intriguing. But...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:15 AM
It’s understandable if Orlando Magic fans have enjoyed watching the Miami Heat struggle in the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics. After all, the Heat are the Magic’s geographic rival. And, after the controversy-filled season...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The Charlotte Bobcats’ decision to hire St. John’s University assistant coach Mike Dunlap as their head coach almost certainly is good news for the Orlando Magic.
It all but ensures that the Magic will have a wide candidate pool once they...