| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Jameer Nelson doesn't think it'll take him long to knock off any rust after he didn't play in the Orlando Magic's final three preseason exhibitions.
Coach Jacque Vaughn didn't play Nelson in those three games in order to keep Nelson rested and to open...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Fans of the Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team grew to love Victor Oladipo during his three collegiate seasons.
On Tuesday night, Oladipo will be reunited with Hoosiers fans when his new team, the Orlando Magic, opens its regular season against...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Nick Calathes grew up in Central Florida. As a kid, he played on teams affiliated with the Junior Magic and Florida Basketball & Volleyball Association, and he attended Orlando Magic games whenever he could. Even before he was a teenager, he'd play...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:00 PM
At this stage of his career, Jason Maxiell doesn't need a spot start to boost his confidence. He's about to begin his ninth NBA season, and he knows his role with the rebuilding Orlando Magic. Team officials expect him to provide energy off the bench...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 11:35 AM
When Orlando Magic players gather Tuesday for their first practice of the 2013-14 season, they'll face fewer overarching questions than they did a year earlier.
They'll know what to expect from coach Jacque Vaughn and the assistant coaches. They'll know...
| 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 1, 2013
| 1:13 PM
As with any rookie, first-round draft pick Victor Oladipo has some rough edges to smooth out in the days, weeks and months ahead. But after he completed his first official practice as a member of the Orlando Magic on Tuesday, one thing was already clear....
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The town of Bar, Montenegro, sits on the Adriatic Sea. During the day, its 20,000 inhabitants flock to beaches and coffeehouses. On warm nights, people stroll along one of the main streets, giving the place a family atmosphere. Historic churches and...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Some statistics can be twisted.
The Orlando Magic ranked 25th in the NBA in defensive efficiency last season, allowing opponents to score 106.7 points per 100 possessions. Those numbers — perhaps more than any others — explain...
| 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 6, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Orlando Magic players, coaches and support staffers assembled on Amway Center's practice court a bit before 10 Sunday morning. The team split into small groups, with three players clustered around each basket to shoot free throws.
Coach Jacque Vaughn...
| 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....