| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:45 AM
The possibility that an amnesty clause will be included in a new collective bargaining agreement should give Orlando Magic fans hope for the future.
But know this: An amnesty clause, taken by itself, would not solve the Magic’s long-term problem:...
| May 24, 2011
| 5:18 PM
A few weeks ago, ESPN released some astounding figures about how much sports teams spend.
Your Orlando Magic ranked fifth-highest…in the world.
With an average of more than $6.3 million per player, our hometown team beat out 195 other NFL, soccer...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:04 AM
For three weeks, the Orlando Sentinel is going through the Orlando Magic alphabetically, evaluating players, as well as coach Stan Van Gundy and General Manager Otis Smith, and assigning them grades for 2010-11.
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Thursday's game between the Orlando Magic and the Boston Celtics was special for Mickael Pietrus.
Ray Allen's absence elevated Pietrus into the Celtics' starting lineup for the first time since Pietrus joined the team. Thursday also was Pietrus' first...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:41 PM
Dwight Howard hears the sales pitch all the time.
Team owner Rich DeVos has spoken with Howard to explain why he thinks Howard should remain with the Orlando Magic. Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins talks or texts with Howard almost every day,...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Friday is a big day for the Orlando Magic's rookie shooting guard, DeAndre Liggins.
The remainder of Liggins' league-minimum $473,604 contract will become guaranteed officially.
It became guaranteed unofficially when the Magic did not waive him before 6...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:31 PM
There is only one certainty in the Dwight Howard saga.
By the NBA trade deadline on March 15, which is now just one month away, the Orlando Magic front office will have made perhaps the most important personnel decision in franchise history.
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Dwight, babe, I don't usually do this without charging a hefty consultant's fee, but I like you, so this one's on the house.
Because your personal handlers aren't doing a very good job of making you look good during these tumultuous trade talks, I'm...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Dwight Howard showed his affection for Orlando Magic owner Rich DeVos. Kobe Bryant set a new scoring record. And Russell Westbrook, Blake Griffin and others dazzled with rim-rattling dunks.
Sunday’s 2012 NBA All-Star Game at Amway Center featured...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:05 PM
Orlando Magic Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins has spoken with Dwight Howard recently about Howard's long-term intentions.
What was said?
Martins would not say, but he indicated that those talks are ongoing.
"Dwight and I have talked, and we've...
| Apr 22, 2009
The DeVos family is gearing up to make a big announcement tomorrow about a new event coming to Grand Rapids. It's expected to bring world-wide attention to the city. They've been tight lipped about it, but we have a sneak peak of what the event will be....
| Apr 14, 2009
GRAND RAPIDS - Davenport University's second residence hall was officially dedicated this morning. The Fred and Lena Meijer Residence Hall opened in the fall of 2006, and houses more than 100 students. The five story complex is split into apartment...