| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:06 PM
As frustrating as it is to witness the Magic's rebuilding project, things could be worse. Much, much worse. To paraphrase an old W.C. Fields' barb…. all things considered, I wouldn't rather be in Philadelphia.
Orlando fans, just imagine if you...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Wow, the Magic finally are getting a little more serious about this winning stuff. Here they are, 23 games into the season, and we haven't begun the official countdown to the draft lottery.
On the contrary, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls: The...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 7:25 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — It's a good thing the Bulls are coming back to Chicago. There might be a warrant out for their arrest in Florida after they stole a game from the Magic on Sunday.
"Let's face it," Pau Gasol said after the 98-97 victory. "We got...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 6:39 PM
The Magic choked this one away, allowing the Bulls to steal a 98-97 victory Sunday and finish 3-3 on their road trip. Orlando led 97-91 until Tobias Harris' clear-path foul on Jimmy Butler with 32 seconds to play. After Butler made both free...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:58 PM
Once upon a time in the NBA, when big-city basketball was all the rage, the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks were ever-present on the league marquee.
Their combined record this season is 43-114.
When the Celtics, Lakers and...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:33 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Is there anything more distasteful in sports than when a bunch 12-year-old kids are tainted by the corruption of adults and the resulting political pandering of elected officials and the race-baiting of Jesse...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The Orlando Magic’s 2013 offseason has been notable so far because of its relative inactivity.
As some teams made major trades or significant free-agent signings, the Magic have stood pat. Their key move was their decision to use the second...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:13 PM
A weird sort of swirl surrounds Magic shooting guard Arron Afflalo.
He's playing so well you can make a case that he should be in the All-Star Game. He's playing so well you can make a case that he should be traded.
Odd scenario, no?
But these are...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Hedo Turkoglu remains on the Orlando Magic’s roster for now, but his days playing for the team are over.
Although team officials and Turkoglu’s camp have not reached a buyout deal, both sides have agreed that Turkoglu will not join the...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Orlando Magic could have as much as $22.7 million in available salary cap space to use this summer in free agency.
But you shouldn’t expect the Magic to make a major free-agent splash.
After wading into the “kiddie pool” last...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Victor Oladipo had an idea of what to expect when he and Orlando Magic teammate Tobias Harris joined USA Basketball’s select team.
Oladipo knew the select team’s job was to help the national team prepare for the upcoming FIBA World Cup,...