| May 19, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Never in the 23-year history of the Magic franchise has ownership had so much on its off-season plate.
It is deciding the fates of coach Stan Van Gundy and GM Otis Smith. And with a nod one way or the other by Dwight Howard, the Magic either have hope to...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:32 PM
ISH SMITH, POINT GUARD
HT: 6-0 WT: 175 COLLEGE: Wake Forest
AGE: Turns 24 on July 5, 2013.
NBA SEASONS: 2012-13 is his third.
TWITTER HANDLE: @ishsmith
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:07 PM
There are many who are angry with Magic CEO Alex Martins.
He is getting ripped and ridiculed from all sides.
Many fans want to know why Martins fired Stan Van Gundy, the best coach the Magic have ever had.
Bombastic ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:03 PM
The last few summers, the Orlando Magic approached free agency aggressively. If former general manager Otis Smith believed the roster lacked something, he moved to fill that need, and team ownership willingly opened its wallet.
But the Magic figured to...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Like it or not, the Magic are Jameer Nelson's team now.
Dwight Howard isn't walking through that door anymore.
The Magic re-signed Jameer last week to a three-year deal, needing him as much on the floor as off it. The feeling was mutual.
| Sep 24, 2012
As the debut of the newest iPhone creates a giant buzz among the general public, Chicago's most elite jet-setters are agog over a different sort of consumer toy.
The subject of their fascination is the upcoming release of a new personal business...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:08 PM
The Dwight Howard stay-or-go saga continues to drag on and on and on.
At this point, the only certainty in this soap opera is that it will feature more uncertainty. Each day seemingly presents one more juicy rumor.
Are you confused about what might...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Sixteen years after Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic via free agency for the Los Angeles Lakers, another superstar Magic center appears to be headed to Southern California.
The Magic, Lakers, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers have...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:02 AM
The Dwight Howard drama is over with Thursday’s blockbuster trade (pending league approval.)
Our National Dwightmare is over — at least that’s what everybody says outside of Orlando. We know better.
It will never be over, not really....
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:15 PM
The Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard era is over, and a new rebuilding project has begun.
The team traded the disgruntled superstar to the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday in a four-team deal that prompted many fans and NBA analysts to say the Magic...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 9:08 PM
CLEVELAND — At a time when few people like their chances in the playoffs, the Orlando Magic proved they still cared deeply about reaching the playoffs.
Including Daniel Orton, who has spent the past two seasons on the bench.