| Nov 4, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Memories are flooding over Marcin Gortat today.
His pro basketball career gained traction here. In his three and a half seasons with the Orlando Magic, he developed from a fringe NBA player with potential into a legitimate NBA starter with a bank account...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — The prognosticators warned there would be nights like Wednesday's.
Nothing went right for the Orlando Magic against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Plagued by turnovers, errant shooting and a point discrepancy in the paint, the Magic...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Orlando Magic owner and Amway co-founder Rich DeVos is said to be in good condition after suffering a mild stroke last month.
DeVos was admitted to Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Aug. 19, Amway officials said in a statement. He underwent...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 6:43 AM
The folks at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have shared this video that gives us an elephant's perspective. By attaching a small GoPro video camera to the head of Kelly Ann, an elephant famous for her ability to paint pictures, we get her...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
For the first four games of this playoff series, the Orlando Magic could depend on only one player: Dwight Howard. No one else hit shots consistently. No one else defended game-in, game-out effectively. And no one else brought the necessary intensity at...
| Feb 7, 2012
What do you get when you combine a local musician, a Sentinel columnist and “The Fat Guy”? In this case, a music video. Local musicians “Jeff Wilson and the Down Brothers” penned a catchy plea for their beloved Magic superstar to...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:03 PM
As a photojournalist for many years, I have used an approach when traveling to and from an assignment to never take the same route. Today, it paid off once again.
After covering a breaking news event in the early morning, I decided to head back to the...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:51 AM
Many people thought the NBA season would never get off the ground 22 weeks ago when the lockout-shortened season began on Christmas day.
Before the first dribble of training camp, the Magic suffered the first of many bizarre events surrounding their...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:15 PM
Coach Stan Van Gundy and General Manager Otis Smith did not want the uncertainty about their futures with the Orlando Magic to drag on and on.
The doubts have ended, and the Magic have begun an overhaul of their basketball-operations department that...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:29 PM
It's quite a sight to watch as the old Amway Arena is demolished in downtown Orlando. A lot of the debris has been removed but the demolition is behind schedule, with three concrete pillars and a monstrous pile of rubble remaining.
On Tuesday, with the...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 8:21 PM
Stan Van Gundy and many of his players claim that their team rejuvenated its spirit in recent days. They cannot pinpoint how it happened, exactly. They only say that something changed just before or during their gritty win Saturday night in Philadelphia....
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:26 PM
The Orlando Magic's freefall continued Thursday.
On the day Stan Van Gundy claimed Dwight Howard wants him fired -- a charge Howard has denied -- the Magic lost their fifth consecutive game for the first time in Van Gundy's five-year tenure.