| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Q. Is the tentative agreement a done deal?
A. It could fall apart, but that's very, very unlikely. NBA Commissioner David Stern is confident that a majority of team owners will approve it. And a majority of players will agree to it, too. Remember,...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 11:53 PM
Just three days earlier, the Orlando Magic suffered a humiliating defeat to the Boston Celtics. The Magic scored only 56 points, played with almost no energy and folded under pressure.
This was worse.
The Magic led by 27 points late in the second...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Jameer Nelson will miss tonight’s game against the Indiana Pacers and Monday night’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers because he is suffering from concussion-like symptoms, coach Stan Van Gundy said.
Nelson absorbed two shots to the head...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Dwight Howard sat stone-faced near the end of the Orlando Magic bench as the final minutes ticked down inside the Wells Fargo Centeron Monday night. The Magic were about to lose their fourth consecutive game, and Howard must have...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:20 PM
Stan Van Gundy often says he doesn’t care anything about acrobatic dunks, but even Van Gundy had to love what he saw from his starting shooting guard midway through the first quarter Friday night.
Jason Richardson elevated into the air, caught an...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 2:22 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Stan Van Gundy has done a better job of controlling his emotions during games so far this season.
His players aren't following his lead.
After starting the season with relative calmness, the Orlando Magic are not keeping their...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:18 PM
This loss hurt.
Defensive adjustments were not made. Defensive rebounds were missed. And Chris Paul was, well, Chris Paul.
The Orlando Magic can point to all of those as reasons why they fell 107-102 in overtime to the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:41 PM
Dwight Howard hears the sales pitch all the time.
Team owner Rich DeVos has spoken with Howard to explain why he thinks Howard should remain with the Orlando Magic. Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins talks or texts with Howard almost every day,...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 8:36 PM
MILWAUKEE — After another 3-pointer by Jason Richardson found the net, Quentin Richardson yelled from the bench, "That looks like J-Richard from the old Golden State days! He's making it rain and snow!"
Richardson indeed made it rain, hitting 9...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 10:15 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — Everywhere he looked Wednesday night, Dwight Howard saw people who desperately want him to join the Brooklyn-bound New Jersey Nets.
He saw the fans in Section 22 of Prudential Center who clutched oversized pictures of his face. He...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 8:25 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Stan Van Gundy spoke to most of his players individually when the Orlando Magic reconvened after the All-Star break. The coach explained what each player has done well so far and what he needs to improve in the second half of...