| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:16 PM
The Orlando Magic marked their home finale Saturday night by giving away jerseys, displaying thank-you messages on the scoreboard and inviting the crowd to shoot free throws on the court after the final buzzer.
Team officials wanted a festive ending to...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 7:14 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Cole Aldrich scored a career-high 19 points and the New York Knicks beat the Orlando Magic 80-79 on Saturday night in a game that had the lowest-scoring quarter in NBA history.
The teams combined to score only 15 points 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...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 4:04 PM
This is your last week to see the Magic live at Amway Center -- or as close to live as a 24-win team can appear.
Their season hasn't showed a pulse in a while. Fittingly, their home finale on Saturday night is against the New York Knicks, about the only...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 4:49 PM
Very little seems to surprise Elfrid Payton, but even he did a double take when he saw a familiar friend walk into the Orlando Magic's practice gym Wednesday morning.
Payton was answering a question about the evening's opponent, the San Antonio Spurs,...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:59 PM
The Orlando Magic keep repeating the same old story.
They control a game for most of the night, and then they collapse at the end.
It happened again Wednesday.
After they outplayed the Atlanta Hawks for almost three full quarters, the Magic's...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Magic SF Tobias Harris, who has missed the last three games with a sprained left ankle, participated in practice on Tuesday.
It is unclear whether Harris will be able to play Wednesday night against the playoff-bound Atlanta Hawks at Amway Center.
| Mar 21, 2015
| 3:12 PM
Lists are one of my favorite things and one of my favorite lists is The Harris Poll's annual determination of America's favorite sports. Why do I love it? The usual reason we love things: It supports some of my beliefs.
•We love the NFL above all...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:27 PM
A pro basketball team run by an interim coach will take the floor at Amway Center on Sunday with tanking in mind.
And it's not – ta da! – your Orlando Magic.
It's the Denver Nuggets, who will play any available ball boys if it might help...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 4:16 PM
For months now, Orlando Magic fans have wondered how rookie point guard Elfrid Payton would fare if he improves his jump shot and sinks his free throws.
The fourth quarter of Wednesday night's 107-102 loss to the Dallas Mavericks offered a tantalizing...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 5:11 PM
DALLAS — Nothing appeared unusual when Tobias Harris received a pass from Maurice Harkless at midcourt and then raced toward the basket midway through the second quarter on Tuesday night. Harris sprinted forward, reached the lane and elevated, where...