| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:14 PM
The Magic are commemorating their 25th anniversary by bringing back their greatest players, and that requires the franchise to take the high road. We're talking nose-bleed high.
The Magic are working on plans to honor Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:15 PM
You'll have to excuse Solomon Jones III if he's feeling a little more giddy than an NBA veteran should.
Jones, 29, has 270 games under his belt since 2006, having played in L.A. and New York. He has been to China and back.
Playing for the Magic in...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:00 PM
It didn't take long for Jason Maxiell to make an impression – or maybe a dent -- on the Magic.
He already might have left a bruise or two.
Coach Jacque Vaughn stopped the Magic's first practice on Tuesday during a drill. He wanted to show his...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:01 PM
If you're an Orlando Magic fan, you really have one choice and one choice only:
In Rob We Trust.
If you don't believe in general manager Rob Hennigan's reconstruction plan, then you are in for years of frustration and bitterness. But if you do...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Dealt a hand of adversity throughout life, Glen "Big Baby" Davis has thought of himself as pretty indestructible off and on the court.
His mother was a drug addict. He never knew his father. He survived growing up in Louisiana through the kindness of...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:07 PM
The Magic are, in a sense, right back to where they started in 1989.
They are again in the business of building a team, taking their lumps and looking for a superstar to pop out of the lottery hopper.
Everyone loves nostalgia, but isn't this taking...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Hedo Turkoglu remains on the Orlando Magic’s roster for now, but his days playing for the team are over.
Although team officials and Turkoglu’s camp have not reached a buyout deal, both sides have agreed that Turkoglu will not join the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Flipping around the radio dial one morning, I heard UCF-South Carolina – a.k.a. "The Bounce House Brawl" -- being discussed on a rock station, a pop station, a hip-hop station and a jazz station.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:09 PM
What is usually a raucous beginning feels like an awkward ending.
For the first time in 14 years, when the Lakers open training camp Saturday they will be taking the floor in the middle of a Dodgers town.
The domination of buzz that began with the...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
We have an anniversary to celebrate.
On this date in 1987, the NFL players voted to strike after Week 2 of the season. Week 3 was canceled, followed by the most bizarre move in league history. The NFL turned to all American men and essentially said:...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:16 PM
NBA training camps will open in a week or so, meaning you're about to become experts on the tendo calcaneus (Achilles tendon) without even staying in a Holiday Inn Express.
Kobe Bryant's return from the injury figures to be a prominent storyline...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Nik Vucevic is running unopposed at center. Arron Afflalo is the choice at shooting guard – unless rookie Victor Oladipo steals the race. Jameer Nelson is the incumbent at point guard. Tobias Harris looks to be the leading candidate at power forward...