| 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...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:50 PM
Let's assume for a moment that the Orlando Magic retain Dwight Howard beyond the March 15 trade deadline. Even with Howard in the fold, the team will have to make significant improvements defensively for it to have any shot at making a deep run in the...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:05 PM
Orlando Magic Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins has spoken with Dwight Howard recently about Howard's long-term intentions.
What was said?
Martins would not say, but he indicated that those talks are ongoing.
"Dwight and I have talked, and we've...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Stan Van Gundy is worried about the Milwaukee Bucks.
So much so that when Van Gundy spoke to his Orlando Magic players this morning, Van Gundy likened the Bucks to tigers and the Magic to Siegfried and Roy.
You read that right.
Van Gundy warned his...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Stan Van Gundy saw nothing but warning signs as tipoff approached Saturday night. Three times in the previous 21 days, his Orlando Magic took the Milwaukee Bucks too lightly. The Magic won each of those games, but they needed fourth-quarter comebacks to...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:53 PM
No simple solution exists for the critical question that looms over the Orlando Magic. How does the franchise re-sign superstar Dwight Howard if he, as expected, opts out of his current contract in the summer of 2012?
As this publication has written many...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:45 AM
The possibility that an amnesty clause will be included in a new collective bargaining agreement should give Orlando Magic fans hope for the future.
But know this: An amnesty clause, taken by itself, would not solve the Magic’s long-term problem:...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:17 AM
The Orlando Magic were supposed to open their 2011-12 regular season tonight.
But instead of Dwight Howard and his teammates hosting the Charlotte Bobcats at 7 p.m., Amway Center will be silent.
The league’s ongoing lockout, now in its 125th day,...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:32 AM
These are some of the great upsets in basketball history: Milan High beating Muncie Central in 1954 (inspiring the movie Hoosiers), Chaminade shocking Virginia in 1982 and Villanova surprising Georgetown in the 1985 NCAA Tournament final.