| Oct 27, 2013
Position: Small forward.
Who's the starter: Maurice Harkless.
Why he's starting: Harkless, 20, is at the heart of the Magic's player-development plans. He is the team's youngest player – and one of its most athletic. He played just one season at...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:14 PM
The Magic are commemorating their 25th anniversary by bringing back their greatest players, and that requires the franchise to take the high road. We're talking nose-bleed high.
The Magic are working on plans to honor Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Hedo Turkoglu remains on the Orlando Magic’s roster for now, but his days playing for the team are over.
Although team officials and Turkoglu’s camp have not reached a buyout deal, both sides have agreed that Turkoglu will not join the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The Orlando Magic’s 2013 offseason has been notable so far because of its relative inactivity.
As some teams made major trades or significant free-agent signings, the Magic have stood pat. Their key move was their decision to use the second...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Our 5-part Saturday series continues with a look at the position battles heading into the Magic's Oct. 1 training camp.
Today: Point guard.
Ever since the Magic traded fading Steve Francis late in the 2006 season – former GM Otis Smith...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Running off at the typewriter ...
When I asked Florida Gators coach Will Muschamp to compare the NCAA's decision to suspend Johnny Manziel for a half-game with its two-game suspension of former UF star Sharrif Floyd two years ago, all he would say is,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:09 PM
In the wake of Tracy McGrady's retirement announcement earlier this week, let me just say this:
T-Mac was undoubtedly a great talent, but he will also go down as one of the great underachievers in NBA history.
I covered his entire tenure with the...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:55 PM
You might have heard that the Magic have lost a couple star big men in their history. Did they just lose another? Or did they avoid Grant Hill: The Sequel?
Only time and physical therapy will tell if they'll regret passing on Nerlens Noel.
If it's any...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Moments after he had demolished the Heat again, Magic center Nik Vucevic knew he had left an impression on the defending champions Wednesday night. The King came calling.
"LeBron talked to me after the game. He said, 'Good job, big guy.' When LeBron...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:14 PM
There was plenty of Hack-A-Howard, even more Hate-A-Howard.
The entire night was just another sad, bittersweet reminder of the Magic's legacy.
For the city of Orlando. For the franchise and its fans. And for Dwight Howard, the guest of dishonor.
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:13 PM
On Wednesday night, the Magic and their fans saw the last of Grant Hill, who they didn't see much of during his star-crossed career here.
He said he'll be in the building occasionally as a spectator, a flesh-and-blood reminder of a lost era in Magic...