| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The Sports Xchange
While the NBA put on one of its showcase events last weekend with the All-Star festivities in New Orleans, another key date on the league's calendar looms less than a week away.
The trade deadline is Thursday, and numerous players...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Tobias Harris started this basketball season with high hopes, both for the Orlando Magic and for himself. He thought the Magic could win more games than they did the year before. Individually, he wanted to earn a spot on the Eastern Conference All-Star...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:45 AM
WASHINGTON — Al Harrington is trying to forget last season, which was his only season with the Orlando Magic.
Limited by the lingering effects of a staph infection in his right knee — an infection he contracted before he was traded to...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The Orlando Magic have hired Bill Burgos as their new strength and conditioning coach, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
Burgos spent the last two seasons as the New York Knicks' strength and conditioning coach.
He was the Magic's strength and...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Al Harrington and Hedo Turkoglu chimed in about their uncertain futures with the Magic over Twitter on Friday after a reader asked a reporter — and them — when the team will resolve the players’ situations.
Harrington wrote: “I...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Some of the first lessons Jason Maxiell learned as a Detroit Pistons rookie came from veteran teammates Rasheed Wallace and Antonio McDyess.
When Wallace thought Maxiell was pressing a bit on the court, Wallace advised Maxiell to slow down and play more...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The Orlando Magic’s 2013 offseason has been notable so far because of its relative inactivity.
As some teams made major trades or significant free-agent signings, the Magic have stood pat. Their key move was their decision to use the second...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Being waived by a team can be a crushing moment.
But it wasn’t traumatic for Al Harrington.
In a long-awaited move to save money and free up playing time for their young players, the Orlando Magic waived the veteran forward on Friday afternoon....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:10 PM
For the next five Saturdays, we will examine the Magic's position battles — or lack thereof — leading into training camp.
Today: Power forward.
Tobias Harris vs. Glen Davis.
This competition obviously will depend on the health of Davis....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Can we please stop with this ridiculous idea floating around out there that the Magic are displacing the indigent by attempting to buy out a homeless shelter in order to build a $100 million entertainment...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:10 AM
A feature of any NBA rebuilding project begins with collecting assets.
The Magic have assembled some young pieces since trading Dwight Howard, and you have to look at Thursday’s draft as collecting another for the war chest.
Perhaps the Magic...