Fox Sports Florida analyst Tony Battie played 14 seasons as an NBA big man, including service with playoff teams in both Orlando and Philadelphia. The ideal resume to dissect the Magic's thrilling last second victory over the 76ers and preview Friday's contest in Amway Arena when much improved Minnesota arrives.
FOX Sports Florida is the regional television home of the Orlando Magic. Well today the network announced that they will premiere a new preseason special before the start of the Magic’s preseason home opener on Wednesday October 15th versus Brazilian side Flamengo.
The “Orlando Magic Preseason Special” will start at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday – prior to tip-off of the Flamengo...
The summer of 2007 was a big year for the Magic. They hired Stan Van Gundy as their head coach and then picked up Rashard Lewis on a controversial max contract.
That summer, financial decisions aside, obviously changed the Magic as they won the division the following year and then escaped the first round of the Playoffs for the first time since 1996. A Finals trip followed in...
Tony Battie played in 38 games last season for the Sixers, averaging 2.6 points and 2.6 rebounds a game.
December 09, 2011