| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The Orlando Magic have hired Bill Burgos as their new strength and conditioning coach, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
Burgos spent the last two seasons as the New York Knicks' strength and conditioning coach.
He was the Magic's strength and...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The NBA War Room is now closed, but the battleground remains contentious.
There is random chaos and confusion in the streets of Cleveland, a city still Googling away, trying to get specifics on somebody named Anthony Bennett, the No. 1 pick in the NBA...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:10 AM
A feature of any NBA rebuilding project begins with collecting assets.
The Magic have assembled some young pieces since trading Dwight Howard, and you have to look at Thursday’s draft as collecting another for the war chest.
Perhaps the Magic...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Amid this third consecutive trip to the NBA Finals, and with increasingly punitive salary-cap and luxury-tax penalties about to kick in from the new collective-bargaining agreement, the question becomes how the Miami Heat will be able to sustain their...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Power forward Glen "Big Baby" Davis nodded toward the large white banner with the blue border that hangs high on a wall at the Amway Center practice facility. The banner heralds the Magic's 2008-09 Eastern Conference title.
Big Baby said he ordered a...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The Magic will finish with either the worst — or second-to-worst — record in the NBA.
The big question: Can they repeat?
If losing as much (or preferably even more) isn't in next season's game-plan, then GM Rob Hennigan needs to attend a...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Magic F Al Harrington didn't endure a grueling comeback to disappear into the shadows.
"I can't go out like this. I just can't," he told me. "Not this way."
Harrington, 33, said he is not ready to retire from the NBA.
He wants to go out on his own...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:52 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Small forward Hedo Turkoglu said he wants to remain with the Magic next season even though the club already has effectively removed him from their future plans.
“I would like to keep playing here,” Turkoglu said after...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:24 AM
The first time Kevin Boyle saw Dakari Johnson was the summer of the player’s eighth-grade year when his family had left Kentucky and was looking for a new school for him.
Boyle was the successful coach at Elizabeth (N.J.) St. Patrick — he...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Observations from Sunday night’s Magic-Grizzlies game, which was decided as soon as Memphis’ bus pulled into Amway Center:
Magic coach Jacque Vaughn stepped outside the coaching box to play shooting guard Arron Afflalo at point guard for a...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Point guard Jameer Nelson missed his sixth consecutive game on Sunday, sitting out when the Orlando Magic lost 108-82 to the Memphis Grizzlies at Amway Center.
Nelson has a bruised patellar tendon in his left knee.
"He's day-to-day," Magic coach...