| Jun 16, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Perhaps no NBA roster uses Twitter more than the Orlando Magic, and that fact dismays Otis Smith, the team’s president of basketball operations and its general manager.
Indeed, Gilbert Arenas, who was fined recently by the NBA for the content in at...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 11:53 PM
Just three days earlier, the Orlando Magic suffered a humiliating defeat to the Boston Celtics. The Magic scored only 56 points, played with almost no energy and folded under pressure.
This was worse.
The Magic led by 27 points late in the second...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Orlando Magic General Manager Otis Smith indicated Monday that he has no plans to make a major move to alter his team's roster in the near future.
"If a string of losses causes you to change your plans, then I'm in the wrong job,"...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 9:50 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Orlando Magic entered Saturday night with so much against them: a bizarre travel itinerary, the absence of two key players and diminished confidence after a recent stretch of poor play.
They overcame all of those hurdles, plus...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 2:22 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Stan Van Gundy has done a better job of controlling his emotions during games so far this season.
His players aren't following his lead.
After starting the season with relative calmness, the Orlando Magic are not keeping their...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:18 PM
This loss hurt.
Defensive adjustments were not made. Defensive rebounds were missed. And Chris Paul was, well, Chris Paul.
The Orlando Magic can point to all of those as reasons why they fell 107-102 in overtime to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:50 PM
Orlando Magic fans wanted the franchise to make a major splash during Thursday night's 2011 NBA draft. Even superstar Dwight Howard hoped something would be done to upgrade the roster.
Acquiring a pair of second-round selections, University of Richmond...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
How about a new coach?
The best Pau Gasol trade? Mike D'Antoni for any coach with enough common sense to find a way to make it work. Once again, D'Antoni being so wedded to a system has compromised his ability to maximize his...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Sixteen years after Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic via free agency for the Los Angeles Lakers, another superstar Magic center appears to be headed to Southern California.
The Magic, Lakers, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers have...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Lakers had a one-point lead with two minutes left in a game against New Orleans on Tuesday.
With the outcome on the line, Kobe Bryant, one of the game's best closers, passed the ball to Earl Clark, a player many fans hadn't heard of until recently....