| Oct 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
As Orlando Magic scouts and front-office executives prepared for the 2013 NBA Draft, they asked countless questions about the top prospects. Team officials contacted high-school coaches, college coaches, strength-and-conditioning specialists —...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:15 PM
You'll have to excuse Solomon Jones III if he's feeling a little more giddy than an NBA veteran should.
Jones, 29, has 270 games under his belt since 2006, having played in L.A. and New York. He has been to China and back.
Playing for the Magic in...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:13 PM
As with any rookie, first-round draft pick Victor Oladipo has some rough edges to smooth out in the days, weeks and months ahead. But after he completed his first official practice as a member of the Orlando Magic on Tuesday, one thing was already clear....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:27 PM
The NBA has interest in keeping Orlando on a "short rotation" of cities who will host the league's annual All-Star Game, according to Magic CEO Alex Martins.
Martins also said the Magic and the city of Orlando will apply to host the 2017 game.
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:34 PM
The Orlando Magic's offseason officially ends Monday.
Eighteen players will gather at Amway Center for the team's annual media day. On Tuesday, the squad will hold its first practice to prep for the 2013-14 season.
The regular-season opener looms on...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:41 AM
On Friday at 10 a.m., the Magic will begin selling single-game tickets for all of their home games through Dec. 31.
The general public can buy tickets at the Amway Center box office on Church St., all Ticketmaster outlets, by calling 1-800-4NBA-TIX...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:52 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Manuel Clay De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at Sea World.
There will be bigger fish in the mix this...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in February of 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Brazil's Manoel De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at SeaWorld.
A bloated Foreman could have...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:01 AM
The Tampa Bay Lightning will open the 2013-14 NHL preseason on Wednesday, Sept. 18 in Orlando.
The team announced Friday that the preseason opener against the St. Louis Blues will be played at Amway Center at 7 p.m.
The September game will mark the...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Orlando City Soccer Club recently celebrated a milestone: Average attendance at its games surpassed 8,000. But city turnstile records show average attendance was less than half that — at 3,987.
That's not unusual in the world of professional...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:45 PM
An all-star game was always part of Jason Siegel's vision when he helped bring the Solar Bears to Orlando.
Mission accomplished. Now Siegel, a managing partner for the ECHL team, wants to create a weeklong "celebration of hockey."
Officials with the...