| 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 11, 2012
| 6:30 PM
In the NBA, salary-cap space is a valuable commodity because it helps teams to sign free agents and acquire players in trades. So how does Orlando Magic’s payroll stack up? This chart will give you an idea.
Using databases from the websites...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Another key piece of the Magic’s old identity from the Dwight era has vanished.
The club traded shooting guard J.J. Redick on Thursday to the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Magic also sent center Gustavo Ayon and point guard Ish Smith the Bucks for...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:21 PM
Auto Racing--NASCAR Nationwide Series, DRIVE4COPD 300 pole qualifying, 2:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Men’s College Hockey--Michigan at Ohio State, 5:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Yale at Quinnipiac, 6:30 p.m. (NBCSN); North Dakota at Denver, 9 p.m....
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Some of the most interesting action involving the Orlando Magic these next few weeks will occur away from the basketball court.
It will transpire during phone conversations, via email messages typed over BlackBerrys and, perhaps, in Amway Center...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:48 PM
If you haven't noticed, it's all rainbows and gumdrops for the post-Dwight Howard Magic.
The real Magic Kingdom doesn't spout this much squeaky-clean goodness and positive vibes.
During this rebuild, pardon our pixie dust.
At media day last October,...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Sometimes the folks who sit courtside at Amway Center really do see a different game than everybody else.
Well, maybe not.
But on Monday night, they heard a different game than everybody else inside the arena.
They heard J.J. Redick do his best...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:02 PM
On Wednesday, the day a grassroots campaign began asking for fans to vote Glen Davis into the all-star game as a write-in candidate, he gets hurt.
The Magic's 290-pound power forward sustained a shoulder injury late in the fourth quarter, and it...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 10:23 AM
TORONTO -- Magic coach Jacque Vaughn wouldn’t reveal after Friday morning’s shootaround whom he will start for injured power forward Glen Davis, but rookie Andrew Nicholson might get the call.
Shooting guard J.J. Redick sounded as if...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 7:17 PM
Magic coach Jacque Vaughn started Gustavo Ayon against the Jazz Sunday night, sending Andrew Nicholson back to the bench.
It was the right move, given the match-up --- a battle of the bigs.
Nicholson got his first pro start in Toronto, replacing...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:18 PM
The Orlando Magic did not celebrate their victory Wednesday night over the Washington Wizards.
Not after they saw Glen Davis writhe in pain and scream in agony as he lay on Amway Center's floor clutching his left shoulder. Davis injured the shoulder...