| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:34 PM
DALLAS — Monday night for the Orlando Magic began with a look at the franchise's future. By sending out Victor Oladipo, Maurice Harkless, Tobias Harris, Kyle O'Quinn and Nik Vucevic for the opening tipoff, the Magic's starting five against the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:42 PM
DALLAS — Less than five months after he was drafted, Orlandoan Shane Larkin already faces one of the toughest challenges for a professional athlete: remaining patient after a significant injury.
Larkin, a point guard who attended Dr. Phillips High...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:45 PM
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard looms over the Houston Rockets’ arena these days. A massive picture of him adorns Toyota Center’s entrance off Polk Street and La Branch Street. Another photo of him decorates the arena’s parking garage....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:38 PM
If you watch an Orlando Magic game, even a preseason exhibition, you'll see Kyle O'Quinn dive on the floor for loose basketballs, sacrifice his body by taking charges and, when he's on the bench, cheer passionately for teammates.
That's his nature,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Nick Calathes grew up in Central Florida. As a kid, he played on teams affiliated with the Junior Magic and Florida Basketball & Volleyball Association, and he attended Orlando Magic games whenever he could. Even before he was a teenager, he'd play...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Even impartial observers Sunday night had to feel sorry for Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva.
Injuries to other Pistons guards forced Siva to play 47 minutes.
It would've been tough under any circumstances. But here's what made it even rougher: Siva...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:13 PM
SAN ANTONIO — The first six preseason exhibitions gave the Orlando Magic some reasons for hope on defense. Orlando had limited opponents to 40.7 percent shooting from the field. After the Magic’s struggles last season, the team was pleased...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Depending where you look, NBA experts are predicting the Orlando Magic will finish the regular season anywhere from 11th to last in the Eastern Conference.
The preseason did little to change those perceptions, but the preseason resulted in a dream...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 10:07 AM
After spending training camp, the preseason and the regular season in a purgatory of sorts, Hedo Turkoglu's period of limbo with the Orlando Magic is nearing a resolution.
The veteran small forward can expect to have his situation resolved no later than...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 4:33 PM
CLEVELAND — Most people don't want to spend New Year's Eve with their left ankles covered with ice, and Orlando Magic center Nik Vucevic is no different.
But Vucevic is thankful that he did.
The quick treatment helped prevent the ankle sprain he...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:14 PM
CLEVELAND — The Orlando Magic have lost 22 times this season.
Thursday night's defeat probably hurt worse than any of the others.
The Magic took a 10-point lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers with 1:34 remaining in regulation, then made mistake...