| Dec 18, 2011
| 8:43 PM
MIAMI — Orlando Magic players insist the sky isn’t falling, but even they have trouble finding positives from their preseason opener Sunday night against the Miami Heat.
The Magic looked disorganized, slow and worn out as they suffered a 118-...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Already facing the inevitable distractions related to Dwight Howard's trade request, the Orlando Magic could face an additional — even more fundamental — obstacle when their regular season begins Christmas night.
The Magic may have trouble...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 8:55 PM
Orlando Magic officials handed Dwight Howard a microphone just before the team tipped off its home opener Monday night against the Houston Rockets at Amway Center.
Howard thanked the announced sellout crowd for their patience during the lockout.
| Jun 16, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Perhaps no NBA roster uses Twitter more than the Orlando Magic, and that fact dismays Otis Smith, the team’s president of basketball operations and its general manager.
Indeed, Gilbert Arenas, who was fined recently by the NBA for the content in at...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 11:17 AM
Vince Carter often was a target for Orlando Magic fans, but even his most vocal detractors would have to admit that Carter would be valuable to the team right now as a trade chip.
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| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:50 PM
Orlando Magic fans wanted the franchise to make a major splash during Thursday night's 2011 NBA draft. Even superstar Dwight Howard hoped something would be done to upgrade the roster.
Acquiring a pair of second-round selections, University of Richmond...
| May 27, 2011
| 8:01 AM
For the past three weeks, the Orlando Sentinel has evaluated all of the Orlando Magic players and General Manager Otis Smith for their performance during the 2010-11 season. Today, we conclude our review with a look at the team's head coach.
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:57 AM
This isn't a measure of character.
This is a measure of characters.
This week, we're ranking the 10 biggest characters in the NBA today.
What, exactly, do we mean when we call someone a "character"? In a word: distinctiveness. A player could be funny....
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:12 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Several minutes into Tuesday night's fourth quarter, Stan Van Gundy shouted something from the Orlando Magic bench onto The Palace of Auburn Hills court.
"Come on!" he yelled. "Get a stop!"
That didn't happen. Detroit Pistons...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:59 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Ryan Anderson already has been ruled out for tonight’s game against the Detroit Pistons, and if I had to guess, I would say he won’t play Thursday night, when the Magic host the New York Knicks.
Anderson left The...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 11:24 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The Palace of Auburn Hills mostly has been a house of horrors for the Orlando Magic. The Magic have lost 30 of their 42 regular-season games here and six of their eight playoff games here.
But The Palace also was the site of...