| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:38 PM
JACKSONVILLE — The Orlando Magic want their own minor-league affiliate within the state of Florida, and Wednesday night's preseason exhibition against the New Orleans Pelicans offered the city of Jacksonville an informal audition for a potential NBA...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:44 PM
After each side vowed to go it alone, the leaders of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and the organization that presents touring Broadway shows in Orlando are back at the negotiating table.
The renewed negotiations represent a last-...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Orlando Magic Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins said the franchise is optimistic about the future during media day Monday afternoon.
Magic executives, coaches and players set the tone for a new era in Orlando, moving away from protracted drama that...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:33 PM
New Orlando Magic player Gustavo Ayón on Sunday is expected to receive a celebrity welcome when his team plays a preseason game against the Hornets in his native Mexico. The 27-year-old forward-center from Nayarit, Mexico is the third Mexican-born...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:43 PM
On the local public-affairs front this weekend: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs visit “Central Florida Spotlight.” They discuss their recent trip with the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission to Austin,...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:36 AM
Over two days, we revealed this year's list of “The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida” — as chosen by a panel of leaders from the business, nonprofit and political communities. Below is the full list of 25 - with nutshell...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:34 PM
When you step inside the San Antonio Spurs' home arena, you can't miss the four NBA championship banners that hang from the ceiling. Each banner features a picture of the golden Larry O'Brien trophy set against a gleaming white background.
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:42 PM
You really do need a scorecard to figure out who works for the Orlando Magic these days.
And not just with the roster.
The organization's basketball operations department has undergone a sweeping transformation over the last few months — a...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Orlando’s lockout nightmare is coming to an end — just in time to save most of the 2011-12 NBA season and the 2012 All-Star Game at Amway Center.
NBA owners and players reached a tentative labor agreement early Saturday morning. In about a...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Collectively, they control tens of thousands of jobs, billions of dollars in tax money, a sports franchise — and one very famous mouse.
They are the region's power players. And today we unveil the Top 10 in our rundown of "The 25 Most Powerful...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 7:36 PM
The Amway Center is so chock-full of environmentally friendly features that it is the first new NBA arena to earn a gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, city and Orlando Magic officials told the Orlando Sentinel on Wednesday....
| Apr 18, 2011
| 7:34 PM
Teresa Jacobs fought legendary battles against the political establishment as a county commissioner.
They pale compared with her first big one as county mayor.
Jacobs zeroed in on the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in February, pointing out...