| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Jacque Vaughn had to — just had to — pore over the video after he arrived home following the Orlando Magic's crushing loss Wednesday night to the Washington Wizards.
"That's a 'watch-it-when-you-get-home' [game]," Vaughn said Thursday....
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:31 PM
ATLANTA — The Orlando Magic staggered a division leader once again Friday night.
And once again the Magic failed to deliver a knockout punch.
They held an 11-point lead over the Atlanta Hawks late in the third quarter, but they allowed that lead...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Elfrid Payton has visited this state just once before.
But that visit helped shape his NBA career.
On June 13, he participated in a pre-draft workout at the Boston Celtics' training facility in Waltham, Mass. He was matched...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Magic PG Elfrid Payton played 35 college games last season for the Lousiana-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns.
Friday night at Amway Center against the Utah Jazz, Payton will play in his 28th regular-season NBA game. Counting his eight preseason games, he has...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:32 AM
The question to Jacque Vaughn this morning centered around the importance of playing well at home now that the Orlando Magic are about to begin a four-game homestand.
The question began: “Defending your home court, you’ve said that’s a...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:06 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Nik Vucevic’s status for the Orlando Magic’s game Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Clippers is up in the air after he missed Tuesday night’s 98-97 loss to the Golden State Warriors because of back spasms....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:36 PM
LOS ANGELES — Victor Oladipo appears supremely confident.
And he is. He's a person who is comfortable singing a duet of "Ain't No Sunshine" with Regis Philbin on national TV, as he did last year, or standing in front of 200 Indiana Hoosiers fans...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Shernice and Dashawn Thompson are living at the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida as they try to find jobs and permanent housing and build a life for their children.
On Thursday, however, the couple didn't focus on their troubles. Instead,...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
LOS ANGELES — Channing Frye continues to stretch the floor for the Orlando Magic by being a 3-point shooting threat, fulfilling one of the team's primary reasons for signing him.
But although he's helping to create opportunities for his teammates,...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:37 PM
LOS ANGELES — When the Orlando Magic hold their shootaround Friday morning at the Utah Jazz's home arena, a man few Magic fans would recognize will sit courtside and scribble notes on a legal pad while he watches the workout.
A few hours later,...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:01 PM
You figured that Stan Van Gundy might eventually miss the good old days in Orlando in his new dual role as coach and president of the woeful Detroit Pistons.
You just didn't think it would be this soon — with the early returns so horrendous.