| 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 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 8, 2013
| 2:36 PM
All summer, and throughout these first days of fall, Orlando Magic players have tried to add new wrinkles to their respective games.
Arron Afflalo did grueling workouts designed to improve his endurance and, therefore, make him a more rugged defender....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:21 PM
JACKSONVILLE — Butterflies swirled inside Victor Oladipo's stomach as tipoff approached Wednesday night.
He was about to make his NBA preseason debut, and as he stretched at center court before the national anthem, he saw Julius Erving, Rick...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Andrew Nicholson followed the same routine all offseason. He'd arrive early at Amway Center, lift weights for 90 minutes and then refine his game on the practice court.
Nicholson saved the last portion of his on-court workouts for 3-point shooting. He...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Orlando Magic officials know Victor Oladipo will struggle at times during his rookie season, especially since Oladipo is learning how to run an offense as a point guard.
Wednesday was one of those rough nights.
In 20 minutes during the Magic's 108-104...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:38 PM
If you watch an Orlando Magic game, even a preseason exhibition, you'll see Kyle O'Quinn dive on the floor for loose basketballs, sacrifice his body by taking charges and, when he's on the bench, cheer passionately for teammates.
That's his nature,...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 11:46 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Jacque Vaughn has identified protecting the paint as the top priority on defense when his Orlando Magic face the Sacramento Kings tonight.
And for good reason.
The Kings rank fourth in the NBA in points in the paint,...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 9:08 PM
PHOENIX — The Orlando Magic beat the Phoenix Suns 98-90 Sunday night to cap their West Coast road trip with a win.
Here's the full video of Jacque Vaughn's postgame news conference, in which he addresses the play of J.J. Redick and Andrew...
| 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...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:30 AM
One of my favorite features on ESPN.com is the website’s “5-on-5” roundtables, in which people who follow the NBA closely sound off on various issues.
So why not adapt that to the Orlando Magic with training camp set to begin Tuesday?...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:30 PM
The Orlando Magic held the longest practice of Jacque Vaughn's tenure Tuesday. Coming off an off day, the team reviewed video of their exhibition opener, did some scrimmaging and post-practice shooting and weightlifting.
Arron Afflalo (left hamstring),...