| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The Magic have hired Jay Hernandez as a player-development coach, replacing Luke Stuckey, who accepted a job as an assistant coach at Cameron University in Lawton, Okla.
Stuckey joined coach Jacque Vaughn’s staff in 2012 from San Dieguito...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:35 PM
LAWRENCE, Kan. The Kansas basketball program is returning to the well of Pollard.
Josh Pollard, the nephew of former KU center Scot Pollard, will join the program as a walk-on, Kansas coach Bill Self announced Wednesday. Pollard, a 6-foot-4 guard from...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Richie Adubato wouldn't bet against Becky Hammon becoming the first female head coach in NBA history.
He once won a $100 wager by sticking with her, taking money from one of the NBA's all-time great shot-makers. More on that story later.
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:09 PM
In an effort to stretch the floor and add someone who can mentor their legion of young players, the Orlando Magic have reached an agreement with free-agent power forward Channing Frye on a four-year, $32 million contract.
After Frye missed the entire...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:18 PM
On Friday, Aaron Gordon fielded a question about how he developed the mindset to become a defensive stopper.
Gordon paused for a moment, then spoke.
He said: "If somebody really can't score on you, I think that's really what makes you better than...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Although Aaron Gordon was the top power forward on the Orlando Magic's draft board and wound up being selected by the team fourth overall, it's unclear whether the Magic would've selected injured Kansas center Joel Embiid if Embiid had been available....
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:17 PM
The 2014 NBA free-agency period is just hours away.
Teams may begin contacting free agents at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, but no new free-agent deals can be signed — and no trades can be completed — until July 10.
The Magic are going to need to...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:42 PM
A few weeks ago, two members of the Orlando Magic front office visited Lafayette, La. Their assignment was simple: Their mission on June 12 was to visit the Louisiana-Lafayette campus and interview as many people as possible about Elfrid Payton....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Center Nik Vucevic will sit out his third consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Brooklyn Nets tonight at Amway Center.
Vucevic has a sore left Achilles’ tendon, he and the Magic say.
“He did do some court work yesterday, but he&...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Center Nik Vucevic will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Washington Wizards tonight.
Magic coach Jacque Vaughn said that Vucevic, who has a sore left Achilles’ tendon, will join the team on its upcoming road trip to...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:50 AM
The Orlando Magic expect to have Jameer Nelson in the starting lineup when they host the Charlotte Bobcats tonight, Magic coach Jacque Vaughn said.
Nelson has missed the Magic’s last four games with a sore left knee.
The veteran point guard...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Portland Trail Blazers tonight at Amway Center, coach Jacque Vaughn said after the Magic completed their shootaround this morning.