| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:21 PM
Stan Van Gundy and many of his players claim that their team rejuvenated its spirit in recent days. They cannot pinpoint how it happened, exactly. They only say that something changed just before or during their gritty win Saturday night in Philadelphia....
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:40 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...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:26 PM
NEW ORLEANS, La. --- If this isn't rock bottom, what is?
The Orlando Magic completed a forgettable week Friday night, falling to the hapless New Orleans Hornets 93-67 on Friday night at New Orleans Arena.
Continuing to have trouble scoring even when not...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 9:43 PM
Something ails the Orlando Magic.
Is it fatigue created by a brutal schedule? Or is something deeper at work?
Whatever the case, the team looks awful right now.
The Magic lost for the fourth time in five games Sunday, falling 106-85 on their home floor...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 11:11 PM
What transpired Friday night at Amway Center almost could make an objective person feel sorry for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Orlando Magic schooled ’em from start to finish.
Dwight Howard outplayed Andrew Bynum. Jameer Nelson...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
For the first four games of this playoff series, the Orlando Magic could depend on only one player: Dwight Howard. No one else hit shots consistently. No one else defended game-in, game-out effectively. And no one else brought the necessary intensity at...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:05 PM
The Orlando Magic may have saved their season Tuesday night.
And to do it, they relied on a tried-and-true formula: an improved defense, a critical hustle play by Jameer Nelson and a 48-minute dose of Dwight Howard.
Riding another Herculean...
| 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...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 11:35 PM
ATLANTA — The Orlando Magic can point to a fortunate 3-point heave by Jamal Crawford as the reason why they lost Game 3 of their playoff series to the Atlanta Hawks 88-84.
But as Crawford triumphantly hopped up and down the Philips Arena court,...
| Apr 24, 2011
| 10:45 PM
ATLANTA — In the Orlando Magic's postgame locker room Sunday night, Stan Van Gundy turned to his assistant coaches and asked a question. Should they take their players directly from Orlando International Airport to Amway Center upon arrival in...
| May 20, 2011
| 10:54 AM
For three weeks, the Orlando Sentinel is going through the Orlando Magic alphabetically, evaluating players, as well as coach Stan Van Gundy and General Manager Otis Smith, and assigning them grades for 2010-11.