| May 19, 2015
| 8:21 PM
The No. 5 pick in the NBA draft is for sale. Put it on the auction block. Hold an open house.
That's what I'm thinking if I'm the Magic after Tuesday night's NBA Draft Lottery: Trade it – at least try to trade it anyway.
General Manager Rob...
| May 15, 2015
| 4:17 PM
Tuesday night is the NBA Draft Lottery. It's an event you don't ever want your team to take part in, much less become a returning contestant.
It usually means your team stinks.
It always means it didn't make the playoffs.
San Antonio Spurs fans don'...
| May 12, 2015
| 7:14 AM
Finally, one way or the other, there will be resolution to the Tobias Harris saga.
The next time Orlando fans see Harris on the court, he will (still) be wearing a Magic jersey – or somebody else’s.
Harris is a restricted free agent and...
| May 11, 2015
| 5:06 AM
The Magic can’t rely on lottery luck and/or free-agent fortune. The way shooting guard Victor Oladipo sees it, the only thing he and his teammates can control is the work they put in this summer when the gym door closes behind them.
| May 2, 2015
| 1:23 PM
Now that the dust has settled on the Orlando Magic’s 2014-15 season — a season in which the team posted a disappointing 25-57 record — it’s time to consider how each player performed.
We’ll begin with the team’s...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 5:26 PM
The Magic and the Denver Nuggets are currently the only teams in the market for head coaches.
More clubs likely will be chumming the waters, but until then it's Magic vs. Nuggets.
Both teams are looking for experienced coaches after Orlando fired...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:12 PM
The Orlando Magic are on the clock.
CEO Alex Martins. General manager Rob Hennigan. Second-year player Victor Oladipo. Coach TBA.
Everybody come on down and sign a notarized statement and address it to the fans:
"We know it's been rough on you the...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:25 PM
Everyone involved with the Magic — from GM Rob Hennigan to interim coach James Borrego to the players themselves — acknowledges that this offseason will be crucial for the team’s young players.
One of the key areas Elfrid Payton and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:04 AM
The Orlando Magic have some work to do in the off-season.
But you knew that.
The rebuilding phase will enter its fourth season with no immediate end game.
There is a long to-do list: Hire an experienced coach. Sign a high-caliber veteran or two....
| Apr 15, 2015
| 9:55 PM
NEW YORK — What a fitting ending to the Orlando Magic's disappointing 2014-15 season.
In a year inundated with lost opportunities, the Magic lost an opportunity to go into the offseason on a positive note.
The Magic held a 12-point lead in the...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 8:29 PM
When it ended Friday night, Victor Oladipo started to walk toward the Orlando Magic locker room.
He trudged only a few feet before he sat down on Amway Center's parquet court, his mouthpiece jutting out of his mouth as he shook his head.
The Magic had...