| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:37 PM
In wake of the Glen Davis incident, Magic coach Jacque Vaughn said Tuesday that players should always represent the franchise the way the franchise represents them.
Davis issued an apology Tuesday via Twitter after he flung a computer keyboard against a...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Solomon Jones looked forward to the Orlando Magic’s home opener Friday night against the New Orleans Pelicans.
The Mount Dora native wanted to play in front of family and friends as a member of the Magic’s regular-season roster.
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:05 AM
It was too early in the season to say that Nik Vucevic needed a bounce-back game when the Orlando Magic faced the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.
But Vucevic bounced back anyway.
One night after he struggled against the Indiana Pacers,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:09 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Halloween arrived a day early for the Orlando Magic.
They whittled away a 17-point deficit in the second quarter. They eliminated a separate nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter. And they even took a late lead over the...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:26 AM
His postgame interviews done, Solomon Jones gathered his wallet and car keys to leave Amway Center around 9:45 Friday night.
That's when he learned that Orlando Magic General Manager Rob Hennigan needed to see him.
"Oh, here it comes," Jones remembers...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:17 PM
I asked Magic coach Jacque Vaughn after the club wrapped up the preseason Friday night if he had identified his starting power forward.
“I have not decided yet,” Vaughn said.
Let me suggest Jason Maxiell.
Considering the Magic open...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:36 PM
Depending where you look, NBA experts are predicting the Orlando Magic will finish the regular season anywhere from 11th to last in the Eastern Conference.
The preseason did little to change those perceptions, but the preseason resulted in a dream...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:19 PM
SAN ANTONIO — The text messages and calls flood Solomon Jones' cell phone.
We support you.
We believe in you.
Jones, a power forward and center who grew up in the Orlando suburb of Mount Dora, is trying to earn a regular-season...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Even impartial observers Sunday night had to feel sorry for Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva.
Injuries to other Pistons guards forced Siva to play 47 minutes.
It would've been tough under any circumstances. But here's what made it even rougher: Siva...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 7:23 PM
Solomon Jones has at least one family member at every Magic home game, and normally there’s enough representation to hold a small reunion. He hails from nearby Mount Dora.
A veteran of 270 regular-season NBA games, Jones is trying to make the team...
| 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...