| Apr 3, 2012
| 11:24 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The Palace of Auburn Hills mostly has been a house of horrors for the Orlando Magic. The Magic have lost 30 of their 42 regular-season games here and six of their eight playoff games here.
But The Palace also was the site of...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 10:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA — When it ended, Stan Van Gundy stood in the tunnel that connects Wells Fargo Center’s game court to the visitors’ locker room, and he greeted players as they walked off the floor.
“A gutsy win!” he told Glen...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Stan Van Gundy today reiterated what he told the Orlando Sentinel on Saturday: He wants to return as the Orlando Magic’s coach next season.
Asked about the Sentinel’s report, Van Gundy responded, “I don’t know too many people that...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:17 AM
The Orlando Magic were supposed to open their 2011-12 regular season tonight.
But instead of Dwight Howard and his teammates hosting the Charlotte Bobcats at 7 p.m., Amway Center will be silent.
The league’s ongoing lockout, now in its 125th day,...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 8:32 AM
These are some of the great upsets in basketball history: Milan High beating Muncie Central in 1954 (inspiring the movie Hoosiers), Chaminade shocking Virginia in 1982 and Villanova surprising Georgetown in the 1985 NCAA Tournament final.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:59 AM
Basketball recruiting services such as Rivals, CBS and ESPN each rank six ACC classes among the nation’s elite, more than any other conference. With the leading seven vote-getters on last season’s all-league teams headed to the NBA, the ACC...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Q. Is the tentative agreement a done deal?
A. It could fall apart, but that's very, very unlikely. NBA Commissioner David Stern is confident that a majority of team owners will approve it. And a majority of players will agree to it, too. Remember,...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 11:14 AM
Perhaps no Orlando Magic player handled the lockout more constructively than a 6-foot-9 rookie forward who doesn’t have a minute of NBA experience.
Justin Harper’s decision to play overseas with Strasbourg IG in France’s top pro league...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:11 AM
MIAMI — The events of Dec. 18, 2010 — exactly one year ago today — will be remembered as a crucial turning point for the Orlando Magic.
The team completed two major trades:
• In the first trade, the Magic sent Vince Carter, Marcin...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 8:43 PM
MIAMI — Orlando Magic players insist the sky isn’t falling, but even they have trouble finding positives from their preseason opener Sunday night against the Miami Heat.
The Magic looked disorganized, slow and worn out as they suffered a 118-...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:03 PM
The last few summers, the Orlando Magic approached free agency aggressively. If former general manager Otis Smith believed the roster lacked something, he moved to fill that need, and team ownership willingly opened its wallet.
But the Magic figured to...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Ryan Anderson has a message for Orlando Magic fans now that he will be sent to the New Orleans Hornets in a sign-and-trade deal when the NBA moratorium period ends on Wednesday.
“I’d love to just give a thank you to everybody,” he...