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Orlando Magic Sign Jared Berggren After 2013 NBA Draft
June 28th, 2013 at 7:51 PM
As reported last night, the Orlando Magic selected Victor Oladipo during the first round of the NBA draft on Thursday. As the night concluded and University of Wisconsin forward, Jared Berggren, went undrafted, his NBA dreams were not lost as he signed with the Magic today.  At the University of Wisconsin, Jared Berggren set career...

Orlando Magic Trade Update: Andrew Nicholson and Caron Butler Added to the Deal
June 25th, 2013 at 2:13 PM
In recent trading rumors between the Orlando Magic and Los Angeles Clippers, a new addition to the package deal has surfaced. According to trade rumors, the Magic have been planning to trade Aaron Affalo for Eric Bledsoe; however, the deal is believed to now include Magic power forward, Andrew Nicholson and possibly...

Jameer Nelson, Tobias Harris Assist Habitat for Humanity
May 16th, 2013 at 10:51 PM
The Orlando Magic once again did something for the Central Florida community on Thursday, as guards Jameer Nelson and Tobias Harris teamed with Community Ambassador Bo Outlaw and 20 Magic employees to build a house for a needy family. They worked with Habitat for Humanity to do so, with Nelson, who...

Runway to Hope Gets $25K Courtesy of Orlando Magic
May 15th, 2013 at 11:57 PM
The Orlando Magic continued their history of being active in the community on Saturday when point guard Jameer Nelson gave Runway To Hope a check for $25,000 at their annual Spring Fashion Soiree. This year's fashion show saw more than 60 children who are currently suffering from or have overcome cancer attend, with...

How Long Can the Orlando Magic Expect to Be in Rebuilding Mode?
May 15th, 2013 at 8:39 PM
This season, the Orlando Magic posted the NBA's worst record at 20-62, finishing one game behind their Southeast Division foes, the Charlotte Bobcats. As a result, they are assured of selecting either first, second, third or fourth in June's draft, with the best odds of earning the no. 1 pick. Nevertheless,...

Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Presents Two Local Students with Scholarships
May 3rd, 2013 at 6:00 PM
Two local students, Timber Creek High School's Reina Ubiles and Seminole High School's Dana Liang, were given $12,000 total ($3,000 per year for two years) in scholarships on Wednesday. Ubiles, who will be attending Valencia College, is looking to become a doctor, while Liang plans to study accounting at Seminole State...

Southeast Division at a Glance: Orlando Magic Head into All-Star Break at 21 1/2 Games Back
February 14th, 2013 at 4:35 PM
The Miami Heat continue to be the beasts of the East, with the best record in the conference as well as the best mark in the Southeast Division. The Heat have won six consecutive games behind leading Most Valuable Player candidate LeBron James to build a seven-game lead over the...

Southeast Division at a Glance: Orlando Magic Sit in Third at 15 Games Back
January 28th, 2013 at 3:53 PM
With the NBA season around its halfway point, the Miami Heat are sitting pretty, as expected. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and the rest of the Heat currently have a 28-13 record, which puts them 4 1/2 games ahead of the second-place Atlanta Hawks, who are 25-19 at the moment. Despite...

Sports Illustrated Predicts That the Orlando Magic Will Finish Last in the Eastern Conference: are They Ranked Too Low?
October 27th, 2012 at 5:21 PM
In its October 29th 2012-13 NBA Preview issue, Sports Illustrated predicts that the Orlando Magic will finish 15th in the Eastern Conference, which would put them in last place. This would place them below the likes of the Charlotte Bobcats and Washington Wizards, who finished with a combined record of 27-106...

Orlando Magic Play Regular Season Finale Tonight in Memphis Against the Grizzlies in Game 66
April 26th, 2012 at 5:39 PM
Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Verizon Center (Washington, DC) Broadcast: Sun Sports Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game off of a huge win over the Charlotte Bobcats that sealed the Magic's postseason fate. The Magic are now locked in at the 6th seed and will get to face the third seeded Indiana...

ESPN Reports Dwight Howard Will Ask for a Trade When Orlando Magic Season Ends
April 23rd, 2012 at 4:50 PM
ESPN's Stephen A Smith, according to www.iamagm.com, will ask for a trade at the end of the season. ***PHOTO1*** "The minute this season is over, according to what I am hearing from his camp, you can expect Dwight Howard to tell Orlando, 'Get me out of here. I don't want to be here any...

Orlando Magic Face Important Test Tomorrow Night on the Road Against the Boston Celtics
April 17th, 2012 at 6:34 PM
The Orlando Magic are currently in the middle of a two game winning streak after getting drubbed by the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night. Have the Orlando Magic righted the ship after the loss of Dwight Howard and Hedo Turkoglu (mostly the loss of Howard) or did the Magic just...

Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard not Likely to Play Friday Against Atlanta
April 12th, 2012 at 7:23 PM
After missing the past two Orlando Magic games, Dwight Howard was expected to be back in the starting lineup Friday night against the Atlanta Hawks. Or so the team had hoped. ***PHOTO1*** "I don't think I'm going to play" Howard said. The Magic are 1-1 in their past two games against  Detroit...

Orlando Magic Look to Defeat the Washington Wizards Tonight in Game 58
April 10th, 2012 at 7:11 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Verizon Center (Washington, DC) Broadcast: Sun Sports Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game off of a great win over the Detroit Pistons without Dwight Howard. The Magic also defeated the Philadelphia 76ers. The Magic will get a chance to win their second straight game tonight without Dwight Howard...

Orlando Magic Look for Revenge Tonight Over the Detroit Pistons in Game 57
April 9th, 2012 at 6:16 PM
    ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Amway Center (Orlando, FL) Broadcast: Sun Sports Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game off of a sluggish but necessary win over the Philadelphia 76ers. The win snapped a horrible 5 game losing streak for the Magic. The Magic will get a chance to exact revenge against one...

Orlando Magic Drop Fifth Straight to the New York Knicks 96-80
April 5th, 2012 at 9:33 PM
The Orlando Magic looked like a team that was in the middle of turmoil tonight by dropping their fourth straight game against the New York Knicks. As writer Randy Holbrook reported earlier, the Orlando Magic are stuck in the middle of an inside feud between star player, Dwight Howard, and...

Orlando Magic Look to End Two Game Losing Streak Tonight Against the Denver Nuggets in Game 53
April 1st, 2012 at 6:39 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 6:00 PM EDT Arena: Amway Center (Orlando, FL) Broadcast: Sun Sports Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game on a two game losing streak. They lost both games in a completely different fashion, but both losses were bad losses. They didn't show against the New York Knicks and were embarrassed, and...

Orlando Magic Look to Win Fourth Straight on the Road Against the New York Knicks in Game 51
March 28th, 2012 at 6:09 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Madison Square Garden (New York City, New York) Broadcast: ESPN Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game on a three game winning streak with home wins over the Phoenix Suns and the Cleveland Cavaliers and a road win over the Toronto Raptors. The Magic will get a...

Orlando Magic Travel to Toronto to Face Raptors in Game 50
March 26th, 2012 at 6:46 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Air Canada Centre (Toronto, Canada) Broadcast: Sun Sports Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game on a two game winning streak with home wins over the Phoenix Suns and the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Magic will get a chance to push their winning streak to three games tonight,...

Orlando Magic Take on the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 49
March 23rd, 2012 at 1:42 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Game Details: Time: 7:00 PM EDT Arena: Amway Center (Orlando, FL) Broadcast: Fox Sports Florida Game Notes: -The Orlando Magic are coming into this game off of a nice bounce back win over the Phoenix Suns. The Magic will get a chance to push their winning streak to two games tonight at home against the Cleveland Cavaliers. -The...