| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:12 AM
For sale: The Orlando Magic’s No. 2 draft pick.
The Magic are strongly considering moving down in the draft this month, according to a source familiar with their plans.
I'm told that "quite a few teams" have called the Magic about the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:46 AM
If the Cleveland Cavs aren’t sold on Nerlens Noel, will the Magic be?
Most experts are assuming that the Cavs will take Noel with their No. 1 pick in this month’s draft, considering they need an inside presence.
The Magic, who are...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:37 PM
As the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs prepare to engage in the NBA's final round of Kings of the Court Thursday night, may I suggest a quick sidebar involving the Orlando Magic:
Take notes. Take meticulous notes. Don't file them away. Re-read every...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The NBA War Room is now closed, but the battleground remains contentious.
There is random chaos and confusion in the streets of Cleveland, a city still Googling away, trying to get specifics on somebody named Anthony Bennett, the No. 1 pick in the NBA...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Busy with my life of slinging brilliant insight and watching as much NBA playoff basketball as I can manage, I’d pledged to catch only the second half of Tuesday night’s Memphis-San Antonio game, and in doing so completely forgot to watch...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The Magic won't be able to pass up Kansas shooting guard Ben McLemore -- a potential superstar -- with the No. 2 pick in the upcoming NBA draft.
Or so says Chris Mannix, the national NBA insider for Sports Illustrated.
"I just think McLemore has...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
What does it tell you about how far Miami has fallen as a national draw and how little clout the ACC has among its TV partners when Miami's game against Florida on Sept. 7 is kicking off at noon on ESPN? That's...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:21 PM
You know it's been a forgettable NBA season when the highlight of the year for Magic fans came Tuesday night when a few hundred of them cheered loudly at the Amway Center as they watched on TV as bunch of guys dressed in suits prayed for their bouncing...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Obviously, Magic fans have known for some time — say, since January — that the club was not going to receive a postseason invitation. (Thanks again, Dwight.)
Still, it's weird after six consecutive seasons of playoff appearances not to see...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The center position in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game has gone the way of the phone book, lickable stamps and folding road maps — things we have no use for anymore.
The league eliminated the spot from the fans' ballot this season. Centers have been...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Fans, here’s a page from the Magic’s Silver Linings Playbook:
They’re back in the lottery race!
Suffering Magic faithful need some good news after the club has lost 17 of its last 19 games.
By going backwards, Orlando (14-30) is...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Gators coach Billy Donovan has been named SEC Coach of the Year and six players were honored Tuesday when the conference announced postseason awards.
The Gators finished 24-6 and won their third outright SEC title - and second in three seasons - under...