| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Moments after he had demolished the Heat again, Magic center Nik Vucevic knew he had left an impression on the defending champions Wednesday night. The King came calling.
"LeBron talked to me after the game. He said, 'Good job, big guy.' When LeBron...
| 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
| 7:38 PM
The tremor felt in Orlando was another aftershock of the Dwightmare.
The rumbling was jarring enough to send J.J. Redick all the way to Milwaukee, where temperatures Friday are expected to be at freezing, with a low of 18.
That's cold, folks. But...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:46 PM
The best thing for the Milwaukee Bucks is if they can persuade J.J. Redick to become a fan of ice fishing and stay for a while.
The Bucks really don't know it yet. But with J.J.'s presence, they improved their team on the court, on the practice floor,...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 1:49 PM
The Magic are in the midst of one of their all-time losing ruts, and they've again lost Glen Davis. They need to shut down Big Baby for the season and develop their young'uns, turning to 2013-14.
Wish I had some brighter news, but it likely will get...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green scored 35 points against Virginia on Thursday night. That’s more than any Cavaliers opponent since Duke’s J.J. Redick torched them for 40 in 2006. That’s only one less than Florida State’s entire...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:06 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Justin Anderson and Akil Mitchell scored 16 points each and Virginia took command with a 16-3 run in the second half and beat Boston College 65-51 on Saturday, the Cavaliers' third straight victory.
With scoring leader...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 7:29 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — People have labeled Jameer Nelson for years.
He's heard it all: that he's "too small" to be an effective NBA player, that he's a "shoot-first" point guard, that he's "injury prone."
People now can call him something else:...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:52 AM
The non-conference portion of the ACC basketball season ended in familiar fashion Wednesday night. Duke won with defense, Miami beat a quality opponent, Georgia Tech bested a lightweight, and Florida State endured a disappointing loss.
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Former Magic star Nick Anderson doesn't need to see a TV special to remember his beloved high school teammate, Ben "Benji" Wilson.
He sees him all the time.
"I don't think I'll ever get over it," Nick said.
Wilson, the subject of a recent ESPN 30...
| 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 26, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Ryan Anderson received a warm — but not overwhelming — greeting Wednesday night, when the Orlando Magic hosted Anderson's New Orleans Hornets.
Anderson entered the game with 4:51 remaining in the first quarter, prompting many in the crowd to...