| Dec 7, 2012
| 11:46 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Jacque Vaughn has identified protecting the paint as the top priority on defense when his Orlando Magic face the Sacramento Kings tonight.
And for good reason.
The Kings rank fourth in the NBA in points in the paint,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Being waived by a team can be a crushing moment.
But it wasn’t traumatic for Al Harrington.
In a long-awaited move to save money and free up playing time for their young players, the Orlando Magic waived the veteran forward on Friday afternoon....
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:23 PM
It’s out of DeQuan Jones’ hands now.
Orlando Magic officials will decide perhaps as early as Saturday whether he will make their roster to begin the season.
“I just wanted to pretty much show them that I belong,” Jones, a 6-foot-...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:02 PM
The Orlando Magic spent most of Tuesday night matching the undefeated New York Knicks basket-for-basket.
But the Magic’s offense unraveled when it was needed most: the fourth quarter.
Shots suddenly went off-target. Players repeatedly gave up...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 7:55 PM
The Orlando Magic played with heart and hustle Sunday night.
For four quarters, they even outshot the Boston Celtics.
But, in overtime, the Celtics had Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo — and that was the difference.
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams:
- Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Some of the most interesting action involving the Orlando Magic these next few weeks will occur away from the basketball court.
It will transpire during phone conversations, via email messages typed over BlackBerrys and, perhaps, in Amway Center...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Sometimes the folks who sit courtside at Amway Center really do see a different game than everybody else.
Well, maybe not.
But on Monday night, they heard a different game than everybody else inside the arena.
They heard J.J. Redick do his best...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The Orlando Magic did not celebrate their victory Wednesday night over the Washington Wizards.
Not after they saw Glen Davis writhe in pain and scream in agony as he lay on Amway Center's floor clutching his left shoulder. Davis injured the shoulder...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Arron Afflalo soon might spend more time at his natural position, and if that occurs, it would open up more playing time for rookies DeQuan Jones and Maurice Harkless.
After the Orlando Magic completed their shootaround to prepare for their game tonight...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:11 PM
CINCINNATI — Each October, guys like DeQuan Jones round out NBA rosters. Teams need a few undrafted rookies and journeymen free agents this time of year to ensure they have enough healthy bodies for scrimmages in practice and for preseason...