Magic Live to Fight Another Day

ORLANDO, Fla. — After the fans filed out of Amway Center, they did so knowing one thing. The Playoffs will go on. In a must-win situation, the Orlando Magic live to fight another day, defeating the Atlanta Hawks 101-76 on Tuesday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round. It was a different […]


Magic Win Game Two 88-82 To Tie Series Against Hawks

Dwight Howard scores 33 points in Orlando Magic win in Game Two of the First Round versus the Atlanta Hawks. Daylife via Getty Images ORLANDO, Fla. — Despite a lackluster shooting effort from the Orlando Magic, they came out on top Tuesday night at the Amway Center. Orlando took down the Atlanta Hawks 88-82 to […]


Magic fail to deliver in playoff opener, drop decision to the Hawks

Stan Van Gundy reacts to a call against the Magic in Game 1 of the First Round. Atlanta wins 103-93 (AP Photo/John Raoux) ORLANDO, Fla. — On Wednesday night, Dwight Howard declared it was ‘playoff time.’ “It’s the real season.” Well, Howard, for the most part, delivered on his declaration. The big man set a […]


Magic win season finale and focus on the NBA playoffs

Hedo Turkoglu leads Magic with 13 points in 92-74 win. (AP Photo/John Raoux) ORLANDO, Fla. —The Orlando Magic can finally set their eyes on the NBA playoffs. Knowing their postseason fate for some time, they concluded the regular season with a 92-74 win over the Indiana Pacers Wednesday night at the Amway Center. The victory […]


Magic Play Hard in Howard’s Absence Against Bulls

Jameer Nelson’s game-tying three-pointer does not count as Magic lose 102-99 versus Chicago on Sunday. AP Photo/John Raoux ORLANDO, Fla. — The Orlando Magic entered Sunday’s duel against the Chicago Bulls facing a challenge without center Dwight Howard in the lineup. Even with Howard’s one game suspension, the Magic (50-30) found a way to come […]


Magic Keep Control in 12-Point Win over Charlotte

Dwight Howard led the Magic with 26 points in Friday night’s win over Charlotte. (AP Photo/John Raoux) ORLANDO, Fla. — It was clear on Friday night that the Orlando Magic did not play a complete game, or even a good one at that. But it didn’t matter as they took down the Charlotte Bobcats 89-77 […]


The Big Apple Takes a Bite Out of Magic

Despite injury woes, the Magic nearly get the victory (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) The Orlando Magic hobbled its way into the Big Apple Monday night. And considering the injury bug that has recently plagued the team, they nearly had a chance to win this game at Madison Square Garden, losing to the New York Knicks 113-106 […]


Magic Record Fifth In A Row with Home Win Versus Nets

Hedo Turkoglu scores 20 points and adds 13 assists Friday night against New Jersey. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay) ORLANDO, Fla. — The win was not pretty, but the Orlando Magic put it all together with a 95-85 victory Friday night at Amway Center over the New Jersey Nets. Add another W and the Magic (47-26) picked […]


Magic late push leads them past the Knicks

Dwight Howard scored 19-second half points to lift the Magic over New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) It worked to perfection. Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy called a timeout with 8 minutes and 41 seconds remaining in the third quarter that helped turn this game around and give his team the upper hand. […]


Jameer Nelson’s three propels the Magic

The Magic held Denver to its lowest point total since November. (AP Photo/Reinhold Matay) ORLANDO, Fla. — It was a definite boost. It sure blew the roof off of the Amway Center. Jameer Nelson’s 3-point jumper as time expired not only lifted the Orlando Magic 85-82 in dramatic fashion, but it also gave them a […]


Second half sends the Magic to defeat against Lakers

Dwight Howard scored 22 points in 97-84 loss to the Lakers. AP Photo/Gus Ruelas They had a great early start. But it did not result in a Hollywood ending for the Orlando Magic. Instead, the Magic (42-26) allowed a five-point halftime lead to escape, losing 97-84 Monday night at Staples Center. It sure was a […]


Bulls Bully Magic in 89-81 loss

Howard scores 20 in 89-81 loss to Chicago on Friday night. (AP Photo/John Raoux) You could say fatigue may have played a factor for the Orlando Magic. Or maybe the Chicago Bulls wanted it more. But whatever the reason was, Magic (40-23) head coach Stan Van Gundy didn’t need to search far for an answer. […]


Magic use second half spark to beat the Knicks

Jameer Nelson scores 23 second half points to lead Magic past the Knicks. (AP Photo/John Raoux) ORLANDO — The Orlando Magic used a strong performance in the final 24-minute span to defeat the revamped New York Knicks 116-110 at the Amway Center Tuesday night. In a game with plenty of fouls, turnovers and lead changes, […]


Magic Easily Tame Bobcats

Dwight Howard scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Magic routed the Bobcats. Phelan M. Ebenhak/AP For the second consecutive game, the Orlando Magic shot over 50 percent from the field and defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 100-86 Sunday night at the Amway Center. Although Magic (38-22) center Dwight Howard may not have dropped […]