Wizards keep Magic under their spell

Jan 10, 2016

Wizards keep Magic under their spell

The Washington Wizards have dominated the Orlando Magic over the past three seasons, and All-Star guard John Wall is a big reason why. Wall scored 24 points, handed out 10 assists and controlled the tempo from start to finish as the Wizards beat the ...

Off-target Pacers do enough to beat Magic

Jan 7, 2016

Off-target Pacers do enough to beat Magic

It wasn’t Indiana’s best shooting night, not by a long shot. But the Pacers made enough shots and played enough defense to beat the Orlando Magic 95-86 on Wednesday. “They had a lot of open misses and so did we,” Pacers guard George Hill. ...

Magic deal first defeat to Raptors

Nov 7, 2015

Magic deal first defeat to Raptors

With several early season matchups against playoff-caliber teams, the Orlando Magic have been flirting with posting a signature win. They finally got one, at the expense of one of the league’s hottest teams. Tobias Harris had 20 points, including what turned out to be ...

Westbrook lifts Thunder with 48 points in 2OT win

Oct 31, 2015

Westbrook lifts Thunder with 48 points in 2OT win

Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant have delivered plenty of highlights during their NBA careers. Their latest stole and then saved a game the Orlando Magic seemed poised to win. Westbrook banked in a 3-pointer from just inside midcourt at the end of regulation on ...

Thompson diagnosed with concussion

May 30, 2015

Thompson diagnosed with concussion

The initial hit caused Klay Thompson plenty of pain. The final diagnosis delivered another blow to him and the Golden State Warriors as they prepare for the NBA Finals. Two days after he got kneed in the head by Houston’s Trevor Ariza, the Warriors ...

Magic fire Vaughn

Feb 6, 2015

Magic fire Vaughn

For several weeks, Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan has felt the team has been stuck in a rut. He’s hoping a change of leadership on the bench will get them out of it. Citing a “stalled” growth process, the Magic fired Jacque Vaughn ...

Veteran bigs lead Grizzlies

Jan 27, 2015

Veteran bigs lead Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies closed out their longest homestand of the season by dominating another struggling visitor from the Eastern Conference. Zach Randolph had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 16 points and 10 boards, and Memphis beat the Orlando Magic 103-94 on ...

Wall helps Wizards to best start in 40 years

Nov 16, 2014

Wall helps Wizards to best start in 40 years

Washington Wizards reserve forward Kris Humphries said the team’s bench players have been beating up on the starters lately in practice. On Saturday, they helped beat another team. Humphries scored 16 of the second unit’s 48 points, John Wall had 15 points and 10 ...

Magic deal Knicks 6th straight loss

Nov 13, 2014

Magic deal Knicks 6th straight loss

This was the fourth quarter the Orlando Magic needed a night earlier, and it sure helped that Carmelo Anthony had to watch a key part of it. Evan Fournier scored a career-high 28 points, and the Magic bounced back from a poor finish with ...

Frye gets $32 mil. deal with Magic

Jul 8, 2014

Frye gets $32 mil. deal with Magic

Forward Channing Frye has agreed to a four-year, $32 million offer sheet to sign with the Orlando Magic on Monday, according to a person familiar with the deal. Frye can fill leadership and scoring holes created by the recent jettisoning of guards Jameer Nelson ...

Spurs notch 6th straight win

Mar 9, 2014

Spurs notch 6th straight win

Coming off their most exhilarating victory of the season, the San Antonio Spurs admitted they had a letdown against the Orlando Magic. A veteran roster enabled San Antonio to make that admission after escaping with a 121-112 victory over Orlando on Saturday night. Tony ...

Howard helps lift Rockets to win over Magic

Mar 6, 2014

Howard helps lift Rockets to win over Magic

Dwight Howard received the worst reception of his career last season when he made his initial return to the city that was his NBA home for eight seasons. This time, for his second trip, he was wearing yet another jersey and met by a ...