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Over the next few weeks Orlando Magic Daily will be taking a look at the things that went right and wrong this season as Orlando ended its season with a disappointing first-round loss to Indiana.
There was one thing the Magic franchise could not get wrong this year. That might have been because the whole thing was out of their control.
For one weekend, everything went right for basketball fans in Orlando. It was an extravaganza unlike anything this city has seen in quite a long time. And it went off without a hitch.
The best way to describe it is to go day by day the whole weekend.
By the beginning of the week when the Magic left for the road, Amway Center was already beginning its transformation. An adidas billboard went up picturing Dwight Howard and welcoming the world to "his town" (all irony aside). The festival was coming and the excitement was building.
Friday was spent at Jam Session, the interactive basketball playground that was open to everyone and not as h...
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If you’ve listened to my show at all this year, Big Boy Sport Show on 92.1 FM/1140 am OKC, I’ve been pretty rough on All Star center Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic. And I think he’s deserved every word because some of his actions this season have been pretty strange and down-right embarassing at times. The awkward “interview-crashing” with former head coach Stan...
Magic fans will have to be a little more patient. With the Finals already begun, several teams set to name new coaches and the NBA Draft quickly approaching, Orlando is still without a general manager. But the process is beginning to come to an end.
Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports that the Magic are down to three finalists -- former New Orleans general manager Jeff...
Jameer Nelson would like several more years of security.
Of all NBA teams, only Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder fail to come up with an “s” for the cheerleaders.
For the first time in history of the NBA, neither team in the Finals is giving us a letter called ‘s’ to conjure on the front of their jerseys.
Yes, the word “significant” begins with ‘s’ while NBA “Finals” ends with one.
The last time...