| Nov 23, 2012
| 10:15 PM
During the first half Friday night, Orlando Magic players spent too much time trying to make difficult plays on offense instead of easy plays.
Glen Davis called it "hero" ball. They attempted crosscourt passes when a simple swing passes would've...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Jacque Vaughn has selected Jameer Nelson and Glen Davis as the Orlando Magic’s captains for 2012-13.
“It’s an added responsibility that you have to take additional ownership with this team,” Vaughn said. “[For example]...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 6:08 PM
TORONTO — At about 1 Sunday afternoon, Orlando Magic players and coaches will array themselves in a line and will face the flags that hang from Air Canada Centre's ceiling.
First, the Magic will hear "The Star-Spangled Banner."
Then, "O Canada."...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:37 AM
New coaching staff. New general manager. Twelve new players.
No wonder the Orlando Magic face their most critical, most intriguing October in years.
The new-look Magic will convene for the first time Monday, when organization holds its annual media day....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:21 PM
For so much of this past offseason, the most basic of questions surrounded the Orlando Magic.
Who would be hired as the team's general manager? Who would become the head coach? Would the superstar player remain on the roster?
Those issues all have...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Reality hits the Magic and their fans Sunday in Mexico, square in the la cara (face).
The club will take the floor not only to officially begin their rebuilding process. But for the first time since 2004, the Magic will start a season with somebody in...
| 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),...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:02 PM
On the day the Orlando Magic introduced him as their new head coach, Jacque Vaughn pledged he would exude calm on the sideline.
On Thursday night, in his home preseason debut, Vaughn radiated serenity.
Years from now, few people will remember that the...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:19 PM
The Orlando Magic lost their home preseason opener against the Philadelphia 76ers 102-95 Thursday night in front of an announced crowd of 18,106 at Amway Center. Here’s a recap of the best and the worst from the Magic’s perspective.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:18 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — It seemed like the Detroit Pistons couldn’t give away tickets to Tuesday night’s exhibition game against the Orlando Magic. With the Detroit Tigers playing nearby in the American League Championship Series and a key...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:55 PM
On Tuesday night, in a simple pregame drill, an Orlando Magic assistant coach simulated the physical play that rookies Andrew Nicholson and Kyle O'Quinn will endure this season.
Wes Unseld Jr. tossed a basketball off the backboard, and Nicholson...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Jacque Vaughn acted a bit like a scientist over the last 19 days.
He tried one experiment after another.
Soon, however, Vaughn will shed his lab coat.
Friday night’s exhibition — a 112-96 Orlando win, its first victory under Vaughn —...