| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:10 AM
“Player development” is one of the most commonly used phrases around Amway Center these days. So it would be easy to conclude that player development has been an Orlando Magic weakness over the last few years.
That conclusion would be...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...
| May 6, 2012
| 8:06 PM
Ryan Anderson has professed his love for the Orlando Magic, and General Manager Otis Smith all but said the team will spend whatever it takes to keep Anderson this offseason.
But that doesn't mean Anderson, who will become a restricted free agent in...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Coach Stan Van Gundy and General Manager Otis Smith did not want the uncertainty about their futures with the Orlando Magic to drag on and on.
The doubts have ended, and the Magic have begun an overhaul of their basketball-operations department that...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:51 PM
The Orlando Magic seemed outmanned from the jump Sunday night.
Two starters sat out because of injuries. The Phoenix Suns fielded a rugged, more experienced frontcourt. The Magic even failed to sell out a regular-season home game for the first time since...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:45 PM
HEDO TURKOGLU, SMALL FORWARD
HT: 6-10 WT: 220 COLLEGE: None
AGE: Turns 34 on March 19, 2013.
NBA SEASONS: 2012-13 is his 13th.
TWITTER HANDLE: @hidoturkoglu15
| Nov 4, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Memories are flooding over Marcin Gortat today.
His pro basketball career gained traction here. In his three and a half seasons with the Orlando Magic, he developed from a fringe NBA player with potential into a legitimate NBA starter with a bank account...
| May 19, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Never in the 23-year history of the Magic franchise has ownership had so much on its off-season plate.
It is deciding the fates of coach Stan Van Gundy and GM Otis Smith. And with a nod one way or the other by Dwight Howard, the Magic either have hope to...
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 9:39 PM
The Lakers can't get away from their poor play on the road, losing to the Phoenix Suns, 102-90, Sunday at US Airways Center. The Lakers are 13-2 at home but a substandard 5-11 on the road. Kobe Bryant's numbers looked nice at first glance (32 points,...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Once he slipped a well-placed pass from Kobe Bryant out of his hands, Pau Gasol picked it up and smacked it against his palms. A few moments after Steve Blake threw an unreachable lob over his head, Gasol slumped over on the bench on the next timeout....