| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Will Shaq be back?
The Magic hope so. As part of their seasonlong celebration of their 25th anniversary as an NBA franchise, the club is planning on inviting Shaquille O'Neal to be recognized before a game.
That's the same Shaq who left the Magic...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:19 PM
If the Magic aren't retiring Dwight Howard's old No. 12, they certainly should be displaying it on the floor more.
If they've allowed Tobias Harris to wear the number, it needs to be seen from the opening tip and beyond.
As it stands now, Harris isn't...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Nik Vucevic is running unopposed at center. Arron Afflalo is the choice at shooting guard – unless rookie Victor Oladipo steals the race. Jameer Nelson is the incumbent at point guard. Tobias Harris looks to be the leading candidate at power forward...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Maybe I’m just as delusional as Dwight Howard, but I wouldn’t totally reject the idea that the Magic could one day hang his No. 12 jersey from the rafters.
Who knows what might happen in, say, 2025?
You figure Dwight will play another 10...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Throughout the Magic's 25th anniversary season, we will take a look back at some of the most memorable moments and players in franchise history.
TODAY'S MEMOIR : "A Very Quiet 50" Points.
Shaquille O'Neal brought down the backboard. Nick Anderson...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:05 PM
With the Magic, less is more — more or less.
It's practically their slogan.
Fewer wins equals a greater chance to grab a big star in the draft (hello, Andrew Wiggins).
Cutting back on practice and shootaround sessions means fresher, focused...
| 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 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 1, 2013
| 5:01 PM
If you're an Orlando Magic fan, you really have one choice and one choice only:
In Rob We Trust.
If you don't believe in general manager Rob Hennigan's reconstruction plan, then you are in for years of frustration and bitterness. But if you do...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Jameer Nelson has experienced almost everything imaginable during his Orlando Magic tenure. He overcame a serious shoulder injury, played in the NBA Finals and even watched a superstar teammate force his way out of Central Florida.
But on Tuesday, in...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:07 PM
The Magic are, in a sense, right back to where they started in 1989.
They are again in the business of building a team, taking their lumps and looking for a superstar to pop out of the lottery hopper.
Everyone loves nostalgia, but isn't this taking...