| Oct 22, 2012
| 5:59 PM
In his 12 seasons as an NBA player, Jacque Vaughn never entered a preseason without a guaranteed contract. So he had a financial safety net. He would have received the remaining money on his deals even if a team waived him before the start of a regular...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:02 PM
The Orlando Magic have upended their organization since the end of the 2012 playoffs.
But there's one area that might remain unchanged: their defense.
And that would be a significant problem.
Orlando struggled defensively when a back injury sidelined...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:14 PM
How will the Orlando Magic fare this season?
You'll hear a range of predictions as Friday's regular-season opener approaches. John Hollinger of ESPN.com forecasts the Magic will go 16-66. David Steele, the Magic's television play-by-play voice, thinks...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:07 PM
Jacque Vaughn gathered his players together in their locker room before they tipped-off their regular season Friday night and he told them, “Thank you.” He expressed his gratitude for how they performed throughout October.
Over the two-plus...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 3:44 PM
The experts have spoken. Vegas oddsmakers, too. Computers even weighed in with intricate simulations.
Just about everyone envisions tough times ahead for the Orlando Magic.
On Friday night, the team will have its first opportunity to prove people wrong....
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:08 AM
JOSH MCROBERTS, POWER FORWARD
HT: 6-10 WT: 240 COLLEGE: Duke
AGE: Turns 26 on Feb. 28, 2013.
NBA SEASONS: 2012-13 is his sixth.
HOW HE CAME TO ORLANDO: Traded by the...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 1:33 AM
Virginia and Virginia Tech endured wrenching defeats Saturday on Tobacco Road, but the Cavaliers’ Joe Harris and Hokies’ Erick Green continued extraordinary seasons.
Indeed, with six games remaining before the ACC tournament, Harris and...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — The prognosticators warned there would be nights like Wednesday's.
Nothing went right for the Orlando Magic against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Plagued by turnovers, errant shooting and a point discrepancy in the paint, the Magic...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Q. Is the tentative agreement a done deal?
A. It could fall apart, but that's very, very unlikely. NBA Commissioner David Stern is confident that a majority of team owners will approve it. And a majority of players will agree to it, too. Remember,...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Orlando’s lockout nightmare is coming to an end — just in time to save most of the 2011-12 NBA season and the 2012 All-Star Game at Amway Center.
NBA owners and players reached a tentative labor agreement early Saturday morning. In about a...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
For the first four games of this playoff series, the Orlando Magic could depend on only one player: Dwight Howard. No one else hit shots consistently. No one else defended game-in, game-out effectively. And no one else brought the necessary intensity at...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 10:05 PM
The Orlando Magic may have saved their season Tuesday night.
And to do it, they relied on a tried-and-true formula: an improved defense, a critical hustle play by Jameer Nelson and a 48-minute dose of Dwight Howard.
Riding another Herculean...