Believe it or not, we are less than one month away from the first Magic preseason game. Orlando will open training camp on October 1 and open the preseason in Mexico City against New Orleans on October 7. So how will we get ready? By counting down to the beginning of the season on November 2 against Denver. Let's continue:
It is late in the day, and I am more in the mood to just throw some highlights up rather than write anything particularly long. This clip really should need no introduction, but here is one anyway.
On May 30, 2009, the Magic had the opportunity to win their second Eastern Conference Championship. To do so, Orlando would need to continue to slow down LeBron James and the heavily favored Cavaliers. After James pretty much single handedly won Game Five to extend the series, there were concerns that James could single handedly win this series.
Dwight Howard, in perhaps his finest and biggest performance in a Magic uniform, made sure that did not happen. This wa...