| 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...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan, he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves.
Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts.
It's tough to earn...
| 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...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Our Saturday series focusing on the Magic's position battles heading into their Oct. 1 training camp continues.
TODAY: Shooting guard.
Arron Afflalo enters camp as the starter, largely uncontested.
But he knows the Magic are making a significant...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:10 PM
For the next five Saturdays, we will examine the Magic's position battles — or lack thereof — leading into training camp.
Today: Power forward.
Tobias Harris vs. Glen Davis.
This competition obviously will depend on the health of Davis....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Can we please stop with this ridiculous idea floating around out there that the Magic are displacing the indigent by attempting to buy out a homeless shelter in order to build a $100 million entertainment...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Because Doc Rivers had played one season for the Clippers, he pretty much knew where he wanted to live when he moved to Los Angeles to become their coach and senior vice president of basketball operations. He didn't know how odd the whole experience would...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Along with his throat lozenges and greaseboard, Magic coach Jacque Vaughn agrees he might need to add another item to his pre-game arsenal.
"An abacus?" he said.
Vaughn will now need to figure out how to really do the math.
With the return of Tobias...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Not only should former University of Florida and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper be suspended for using an ugly, vile racial slur at a recent Kenny Chesney concert, but so, too, should every...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:53 PM
The Orlando Magic’s 2013 offseason has been notable so far because of its relative inactivity.
As some teams made major trades or significant free-agent signings, the Magic have stood pat. Their key move was their decision to use the second...
| Jul 14, 2013
The state high school all-star games descended upon Hampton Roads in 1993, showcasing future pros such as Tiki and Ronde Barber, Cornell Brown, Seth Greisinger and Joe Smith. Crowds of approximately 6,000 attended the football and boys basketball...