| May 30, 2014
| 6:59 AM
The Orlando Magic are in advanced talks to host a preseason game this October against a Brazilian professional team at Amway Center, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
If the matchup is finalized, as expected, the exhibition game could enhance the Magic&...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:19 PM
A certain Central Florida singer might have been destined to perform in the latest national tour of "Jesus Christ Superstar."
"Hey JC, JC, would you fight for me?" sing the ensemble in the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice rock musical.
"My initials are...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:12 AM
DESTIN - Massive renovations planned for the O'Connell Center could force the Florida Gators to play some home men's basketball games in Orlando's Amway Center during the first two months of the 2015-16 season.
UF athletic director Jeremy Foley said...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:44 PM
(CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story reported the special would air Saturday. It is now scheduled for Sunday at 4 p.m. The text has been corrected below.)
What figures to be a busy Fight Week in Orlando gets its unofficial kickoff Sunday (April...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:02 PM
UFC released a limited number of additional tickets for the bouts Saturday at Amway Center.
The new tickets were available for $45 and $75 at Ticketmaster.com.
The UFC Fox Saturday event is expected to be a sellout. UFC's Dana White said Thursday...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Nik Lentz says he’s never more confident in himself than he is during a fight week.
That was certainly evident when Lentz spoke to Ground & Pound on Wednesday, three days before he steps into the Octagon against Manny Gamburyan on the undercard of...
| May 5, 2014
| 11:08 PM
A new fight announced for the Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale card in July has a pair of local connections. In a flyweight bout, undefeated Justin "Tank" Scoggins will take on Dustin Ortiz, UFC announced Monday.
Ortiz last fought on the Amway Center show...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Fabricio Werdum is facing off with Travis Browne during UFC Fox Saturday at Orlando's Amway Center, with the winner to slated to face heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in Mexico for a title.
After a slew of entertaining matchups, Werdum and Browne...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:54 PM
Some final thoughts from tonight's Amway Center show:
--UFC President Dana White said the attendance was 17,000, and the live gate of $1.65 million was the second-highest in the history of the building ($30,000 behind an Eagles concert last November)....
| May 8, 2014
| 8:49 AM
How's this for a Christmas present?
The Black Keys -- set to release a new album, "Turn Blue" next week -- will be showcasing the new material in concert Dec. 17 at Amway Center.
The garage-blues rock duo out of Akron, Ohio, teamed with acclaimed...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Shaquille O'Neal isn't looking for work, but his LinkedIn profile would surely get him hired somewhere.
At first blush, you might not expect to find O'Neal -- the former Orlando Magic, L.A. Lakers and Miami Heat center -- posting on the professional...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Orlando Magic may have struck out in the NBA Draft Lottery, but they are offering fans a big jackpot:
How about $100,000?
It's called, appropriately enough, “Guess the Draft Order 2014.” The contest will reward a lucky fan who can...