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Report: Magic to hire Weltman as president

The Orlando Magic have hired Jeff Weltman as their president of basketball operations, league sources told Amico Hoops, confirming earlier reports from The Vertical and Orlando Sentinel. Weltman had been with the Toronto Raptors’ front office for four years, most recently in the role of general manager. His father, the late Harry Weltman, was once GM of the […]


Report: Raptors show interest in Ibaka

Serge Ibaka has been drawing interest around the league, as the Orlando Magic are said to be exploring what they can get in return for their fairly new power forward.



Celtics reportedly interested in Vucevic

If you’ve watched the Boston Celtics this season, it’s clear they need help in two areas: rebounding and defense. The C’s rank 28th out of 30 teams in rebounding and 20th in team defense as the NBA season approaches the All-Star break. With the NBA trade deadline less than a month away, it shouldn’t surprise […]


Magic GM talks roster, trade possibilities

Thee Orlando Magic own an 18-28 record, the fourth-worst record in the Eastern Conference. Worse, they have struggled lately, losing 10 of their last 13 games. On Monday, the Orlando Sentinel spoke with Magic general manager Rob Hennigan to ask him about the team, the upcoming trade deadline and several of the players on the […]


Magic GM Hennigan quickly on hot seat

Brian Schmitz Orlando Sentinel The Magic’s vision in the rubble of Dwight Howard’s exit was to build an enduring winner. Their model of inspiration (and everyone else’s): The San Antonio Spurs.


The game I’ll never forget. By Scott Skiles.

As a point guard, I thrived in a leadership role. It was my job to make things happen on the court. I always tried to do anything to help the team, including score, but my main job was to run the offense and get my teammates involved.



NBA Season Preview: Orlando Magic

ORLANDO MAGIC Camp Location: Amway Center, Orlando Coach: Frank Vogel, six years (first with Magic); 250-181 overall Last Season: 35-47, did not make playoffs. Key Returnees: Elfrid Payton, Nikola Vucevic, Evan Fournier, Aaron Gordon, Mario Hezonja, CJ Watson. Key Additions: Serge Ibaka (Oklahoma City), Bismack Biyombo (Toronto), Jeff Green (LA Clippers), DJ Augustin (Denver), Branden […]