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Orlando Magic Recognized with Feeding Children Everywhere Impact Award

ORLANDO - For the Orlando Magic’s efforts in fighting hunger in Central Florida, Feeding Children Everywhere (FCE) will honor the team with its Impact Award at FCA’s Second Annual Hunger Hero Awards on June...

Wendell Carter Jr. is One of Draft’s Most Intriguing Big Men

ORLANDO - With the Orlando Magic slated to pick sixth in the June 21st NBA Draft, sure-fire standouts DeAndre Ayton, Luka Doncic and Marvin Bagley III will likely be long gone, forcing them to...

Steve Nash is Trae Young’s Favorite All-Time Player

ORLANDO - What if, in the haste of trying find an NBA similarity to what Trae Young did in demolishing the college competition and the basketball world breathlessly wanting to replicate the greatness of...

Magic Will Have Plenty to Evaluate Leading Up to Draft

ORLANDO - Long before he was ever officially affiliated with an NBA team, Jeff Weltman would discuss, debate and even argue at times about talent and team building with his father, Harry Weltman, who...

The Collin Sexton vs. Trae Young Debate

CHICAGO - On Jan. 27 in Tuscaloosa, Ala., the basketball world got a sneak peek at the kind of fiery, back-and-forth, on-court battle that could eventually play out in draft rooms throughout the NBA...

The Collin Sexton vs. Trae Young Debate Begins

CHICAGO - On Jan. 27 in Tuscaloosa, Ala., the basketball world got a sneak peek at the kind of fiery, back-and-forth, on-court battle that could eventually play out in draft rooms throughout the NBA...

Gabriel Causse Named Magic Gaming Partnership Development Manager

ORLANDO - Gabriel Causse was recently named Magic Gaming’s partnership development manager. Causse will be responsible for securing new partners for the Magic’s NBA 2K League team, Magic Gaming. He will work in coordination...

2018 Draft Prospects: Top Defenders

OrlandoMagic.com lists some of the top defenders available in this year's draft. This is NOT a ranking and all players mentioned are in alphabetical order. Click through this slideshow for analysis. Note: The contents...

Draft Prospect Mohamed Bamba Exudes Confidence

CHICAGO - Whereas most mock drafts have towering Texas center Mohamed Bamba slotted somewhere below consensus top-two picks DeAndre Ayton and Luka Doncic, the big man with the largest wingspan in the history of...

Magic Expect to Land Difference Maker With Sixth Pick

CHICAGO - In today’s NBA, analytics-driven thinking rules many of the machinations of the league much the way the dynastic Golden State Warriors have for four seasons. Rarely is a decision made – be...

2018 Draft Prospects: Forwards and Centers

OrlandoMagic.com lists some of the top forwards and centers available in this year's NBA Draft. The 15 players included in this slideshow are in alphabetical order. Click NEXT for analysis. Note: The contents of...

2018 Draft Prospects: Dzanan Musa

So much attention has been paid to Luka Doncic, which is understandable considering what he’s already accomplished at such a young age. Perhaps, though, we’ve ignored another European prodigy throughout this draft process. Musa,...

2018 Draft Prospects: Moritz Wagner

You could argue that no player boosted his draft stock during the NCAA Tournament more than Wagner, who led Michigan to the NCAA Title Game. He was sensational in the Final Four, particularly against...

Magic Will Select Sixth in 2018 NBA Draft

CHICAGO - An Orlando Magic franchise that repeatedly benefitted so greatly from the NBA’s Draft Lottery early in its existence, landing them cornerstone superstars Shaquille O’Neal, Penny Hardaway and Dwight Howard, suffered through the...

Magic Hoping For Some Lottery Luck This Time Around

CHICAGO - Much like a reliable, old friend always there to lend a helping hand in a time of need, the NBA Draft Lottery repeatedly assisted the Orlando Magic when they found themselves in...

Orlando Magic Youth Academy’s Mike Soma Named a Finalist for Jr. NBA Coach of...

ORLANDO - About two years ago, Mike Soma’s son, who’s now 11 years old and in love with the game of basketball, told his dad one of his goals is to attend the University...

2018 Draft Prospects: Aaron Holiday

We may see a trio of brothers playing in the league simultaneously for just the third time over the last 18 years. Jon, Brent and Drew Barry were all in the NBA in 2000...

2018 Draft Prospects: Tony Carr

Very few point guards throughout NBA history have excelled posting up. Mark Jackson, Gary Payton, Chauncey Billups, Deron Williams, Andre Miller and Sam Cassell are a few that really thrived when they backed down...

2017-18 Player Review: Jonathan Isaac

ORLANDO - At times last season – one that was often rocky for Orlando Magic forward Jonathan Isaac because of the bevy of injuries that he suffered – veteran guard Arron Afflalo would put...

2018 Draft Prospects: Guards | Orlando Magic

OrlandoMagic.com lists some of the top point guards and shooting guards available in this year's NBA Draft. The 15 players included in this slideshow are in alphabetical order. Click NEXT for analysis. Note: The...

2018 Draft Prospects: Jerome Robinson

When reflecting back on some of the top individual performances from college basketball this past season, Trae Young’s 40-plus point games, Donte DiVincenzo’s 31 points off the bench in the championship game, Markus Howard’s...

Magic Gaming Excited to Begin Inaugural NBA 2K League Regular Season

ORLANDO - “It’s a dream come true.” “It’s surreal.” “It’s a passion.” “This is like make believe for me.” “We feel we are top five talent.” With the regular season of the inaugural NBA 2K...

2018 Draft Prospects: Zhaire Smith

If you’re trying to figure out which guard from this draft has the best chance to win a Defensive Player of the Year Award down the road, Smith might be the top choice. While...

2018 Draft Prospects: Anfernee Simons

If you aren’t familiar with Simons' story, the Central Florida native decided to forego college and enter the NBA Draft after playing for IMG Academy in his post-graduate year. His parents, who are big...

2018 Draft Prospects: Gary Trent Jr.

Who is the best pure 3-point shooter in this draft? Many feel it’s Trent Jr., whose father played in the NBA for nine seasons. During his one year at Duke, Trent Jr. made at...

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