| Oct 6, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Ryan Anderson acknowledges it'll feel a bit strange on Sunday to be making his debut for his new team against his old team.
But not too weird. The Orlando Magic look almost unrecognizable from the team that finished last postseason.
"It's a completely...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The Orlando Magic’s starters played well against the New Orleans Hornets’ starters in the teams’ preseason opener Sunday afternoon. But the Magic’s reserves faltered — at least in the game’s final quarter.
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Nik Vucevic is 7 feet tall now, but when he first started playing basketball as a kid in Europe, he was shorter than the forwards and centers on his youth teams. For that reason, coaches originally played him at point guard. As time went on, he moved into...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:07 PM
They aren’t Dwight Howard, not even close.
Combined, however, Nik Vucevic and Gustavo “Goose” Ayon make up one pretty decent center.
At least that was the assessment Thursday night in the Magic’s preseason loss to the...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:43 AM
Talk about being upstaged. Just as I was set to post my preseason All-ACC basketball team and predicted order of finish – this to advance the league’s media day Wednesday in Charlotte – the conference’s coaches released their...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Glen Davis hungered to be a leader from the moment the Orlando Magic acquired him last December.
He spoke often, loudly and boldly.
But he discovered words alone weren't enough to earn teammates' respect.
Now, almost a year after he joined the Magic,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 10:42 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —The Orlando Magic didn’t make it through this preseason unscathed.
Big man Gustavo Ayón will miss at least the next two weeks because of a sprained left thumb, coach Jacque Vaughn said after the team completed its...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:44 PM
The preseason ended mercifully on Friday and the question is obvious: What kind of team are the Magic going to be?
If they play defense like they did in a loss Friday night to the Houston Rockets, they will be awful. High-lottery pick awful.
| Apr 28, 2012
| 6:45 PM
What went right for the Magic
Jameer Nelson took charge, as you would expect from the veteran point guard. Nelson took things into his own hands. He scored 17 points and directed a near-flawless attack, with just one turnover for the first three...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 4:16 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — They will not admit to it.
They are in denial.
They refuse to acknowledge what they have become.
Right here, just a few miles from where the best basketball movie of all-time was filmed, the Orlando Magic are renouncing their...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:44 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — What do the Orlando Magic need to do to win Game 2 of their playoff series against the Indiana Pacers tonight?
Here are five points of emphasis:
1. Glen Davis on the blocks: In Orlando’s Game 1 win, Davis did a superb job...