| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Tobias Harris received the nickname when he played basketball for the University of Tennessee.
It's also what some of his Orlando Magic teammates call him now.
Harris, a 21-year-old forward, isn't complaining.
The nickname stems...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Some statistics can be twisted.
The Orlando Magic ranked 25th in the NBA in defensive efficiency last season, allowing opponents to score 106.7 points per 100 possessions. Those numbers — perhaps more than any others — explain...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
As Orlando Magic scouts and front-office executives prepared for the 2013 NBA Draft, they asked countless questions about the top prospects. Team officials contacted high-school coaches, college coaches, strength-and-conditioning specialists —...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:21 PM
JACKSONVILLE — Butterflies swirled inside Victor Oladipo's stomach as tipoff approached Wednesday night.
He was about to make his NBA preseason debut, and as he stretched at center court before the national anthem, he saw Julius Erving, Rick...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:22 PM
Andrew Nicholson followed the same routine all offseason. He'd arrive early at Amway Center, lift weights for 90 minutes and then refine his game on the practice court.
Nicholson saved the last portion of his on-court workouts for 3-point shooting. He...
| 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 15, 2013
| 2:46 PM
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard knows what people think.
In Central Florida, many people who once adored him now regard him as a villain because he forced the Orlando Magic to trade him in 2012. In Southern California, many call him a "coward" because...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:38 PM
If you watch an Orlando Magic game, even a preseason exhibition, you'll see Kyle O'Quinn dive on the floor for loose basketballs, sacrifice his body by taking charges and, when he's on the bench, cheer passionately for teammates.
That's his nature,...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:35 PM
On Saturday and again on Sunday morning, Jacque Vaughn spoke with Arron Afflalo to learn how Afflalo's injured left ankle felt. Both times, Afflalo promised Vaughn he could play when their Orlando Magic hosted the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night....
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:46 PM
All hands on deck for the Orlando Magic.
The Magic entered their game Sunday night against the Atlanta Hawks fully healthy.
Not only did Arron Afflalo start after he rolled his left ankle two nights earlier, but reserve guard E'Twaun Moore returned to...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:51 AM
El escolta Arron Afflalo anotó 21 puntos y encabezó el ataque de los Magic de Orlando, que se impusieron por 109-102 a los Hawks de Atlanta.
Afflalo, que también repartió siete asistencias, encabezó una lista de siete jugadores, incluidos los cinco...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:41 PM
After what happened inside Amway Center on New Year's Eve, the temptation is to point to the ankle injury Nik Vucevic suffered late in the first quarter as the source of the Orlando Magic's problems against the Golden State Warriors.
But, in reality,...