| 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 6, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Orlando Magic players, coaches and support staffers assembled on Amway Center's practice court a bit before 10 Sunday morning. The team split into small groups, with three players clustered around each basket to shoot free throws.
Coach Jacque Vaughn...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:36 PM
All summer, and throughout these first days of fall, Orlando Magic players have tried to add new wrinkles to their respective games.
Arron Afflalo did grueling workouts designed to improve his endurance and, therefore, make him a more rugged defender....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:38 PM
JACKSONVILLE — The Orlando Magic want their own minor-league affiliate within the state of Florida, and Wednesday night's preseason exhibition against the New Orleans Pelicans offered the city of Jacksonville an informal audition for a potential NBA...
| 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 12, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Nik Vucevic is one of the nicest players on the Orlando Magic roster.
Polite and generally soft-spoken, Vucevic once last season knocked an opposing big man to the ground and then asked, "Are you all right?"
So what happened during the Magic's 110-105...
| 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
| 3:28 PM
HOUSTON — The Orlando Magic's road trip here is a homecoming for reserve point guard Ronnie Price.
Price grew up in Hitchcock, Texas, and Friendswood, Texas, which are southeast of Houston.
He likely will have family and friends at Wednesday...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:45 PM
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard looms over the Houston Rockets’ arena these days. A massive picture of him adorns Toyota Center’s entrance off Polk Street and La Branch Street. Another photo of him decorates the arena’s parking garage....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Orlando Magic officials know Victor Oladipo will struggle at times during his rookie season, especially since Oladipo is learning how to run an offense as a point guard.
Wednesday was one of those rough nights.
In 20 minutes during the Magic's 108-104...
| 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,...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 3:26 PM
ATLANTA — In the last six months, Nik Vucevic has proven he can adjust to a new team, rebound consistently, score, play extended minutes and recover from a concussion.
The 22-year-old Orlando Magic center will be just as busy these next six...