| May 20, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The Orlando Magic wrapped up its 25th season in the NBA on April 16, but the Magic have had 30 first-round draft picks in those 25 years in the league.
Some picks, like Shaquille O'Neal and Dwight Howard, went on to be stars with the Magic before...
| Oct 14, 2012
Second-year forward Justin Harper is competing for a roster spot, but he has played sparingly so far this month.
He logged just five minutes of playing time in the preseason opener last Sunday and didn’t play at all against the Philadelphia 76ers...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Orlando Pro Summer League will begin Sunday morning on Amway Center’s practice court and will feature the Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder,...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 2:46 PM
The Orlando Magic made three moves Saturday that enabled them to keep their most athletic player. By waiving wing Quentin Richardson, combo forward Justin Harper and wing Chris Johnson, the team created a space for undrafted rookie DeQuan Jones, an...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:23 PM
It’s out of DeQuan Jones’ hands now.
Orlando Magic officials will decide perhaps as early as Saturday whether he will make their roster to begin the season.
“I just wanted to pretty much show them that I belong,” Jones, a 6-foot-...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
The NBA bills the NBA Development League as its “official minor league,” a place where young players can gain some experience and veteran players coming off injuries can play a few games to get back into basketball shape.
For many NBA teams,...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:11 PM
CINCINNATI — Each October, guys like DeQuan Jones round out NBA rosters. Teams need a few undrafted rookies and journeymen free agents this time of year to ensure they have enough healthy bodies for scrimmages in practice and for preseason...
| 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 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 23, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Glen Davis hungered to be a leader from the moment the Orlando Magic acquired him last December.
He spoke often, loudly and boldly.
But he discovered words alone weren't enough to earn teammates' respect.
Now, almost a year after he joined the Magic,...
| 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...