| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:26 AM
His postgame interviews done, Solomon Jones gathered his wallet and car keys to leave Amway Center around 9:45 Friday night.
That's when he learned that Orlando Magic General Manager Rob Hennigan needed to see him.
"Oh, here it comes," Jones remembers...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Depending where you look, NBA experts are predicting the Orlando Magic will finish the regular season anywhere from 11th to last in the Eastern Conference.
The preseason did little to change those perceptions, but the preseason resulted in a dream...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:17 PM
I asked Magic coach Jacque Vaughn after the club wrapped up the preseason Friday night if he had identified his starting power forward.
“I have not decided yet,” Vaughn said.
Let me suggest Jason Maxiell.
Considering the Magic open...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:19 PM
SAN ANTONIO — The text messages and calls flood Solomon Jones' cell phone.
We support you.
We believe in you.
Jones, a power forward and center who grew up in the Orlando suburb of Mount Dora, is trying to earn a regular-season...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Even impartial observers Sunday night had to feel sorry for Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva.
Injuries to other Pistons guards forced Siva to play 47 minutes.
It would've been tough under any circumstances. But here's what made it even rougher: Siva...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 7:23 PM
Solomon Jones has at least one family member at every Magic home game, and normally there’s enough representation to hold a small reunion. He hails from nearby Mount Dora.
A veteran of 270 regular-season NBA games, Jones is trying to make the team...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:34 PM
DALLAS — Monday night for the Orlando Magic began with a look at the franchise's future. By sending out Victor Oladipo, Maurice Harkless, Tobias Harris, Kyle O'Quinn and Nik Vucevic for the opening tipoff, the Magic's starting five against the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Former Tavares High and UCF guard Jermaine Taylor relishes every opportunity to play in Orlando.
After he spent last season playing overseas and for the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League, Taylor suited up Friday night for the Cleveland...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:15 PM
You'll have to excuse Solomon Jones III if he's feeling a little more giddy than an NBA veteran should.
Jones, 29, has 270 games under his belt since 2006, having played in L.A. and New York. He has been to China and back.
Playing for the Magic in...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 12:34 PM
The Orlando Magic's offseason officially ends Monday.
Eighteen players will gather at Amway Center for the team's annual media day. On Tuesday, the squad will hold its first practice to prep for the 2013-14 season.
The regular-season opener looms on...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The Magic will bring second-round pick Romero Osby to training camp along with free agents Solomon Jones, Michael Eric, Manny Harris and Kris Joseph, according to a source close to the team.
The Magic are working on coming to terms with Osby, the former...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:38 PM
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