Here's a survey of reaction to the Orlando Magic's 26-15 start from around the basketblogosphere.
Orlando Magic: Orlando Magic at midseason: Q & A with General Manager Otis Smith - OrlandoSentinel.com
Josh Robbins chats with Otis Smith, Orlando's President of Basketball Operations. It's a lengthy interview, but well worth all the attention you can give it.
At midway point, how do Magic measure up with past teams?
Sam Gardner takes an impressively comprehensive look at how this Magic team stacks up against the 2009/10 and 2008/09 squads at their respective halfway marks.
Orlando Magic: Orlando Magic had an eventful first half of their 2010-11 season - OrlandoSentinel.com
Robbins hands out his midseason Magic awards, naming superlatives for players and the team as a whole.
Spurs ranked No. 1, Celtics take No. 2 in NBA Power Rankings - Britt Robson - SI.com
Britt Robson of Sports Illustrated ranks Orlando as the league's sixth-best team in his latest Power Rankings, taking the opportunity to praise Dwight Howard's defensive skill. He names Howard the team's MVP, with Jameer Nelson being the runner-up.
NBA Power Rankings: Spurs Retake The Top, Celtics Leap The Heat - SBNation.com
In placing Orlando sixth in this week's SBN NBA Power Rankings, Tom Ziller writes, "Attention, world: The new Magic are not unbeatable. They are just really, really hard to beat."
Celts keep winning, but top spot in East still up for grabs | NBA.com
At NBA.com, John Schuhmann discusses the slim gap between the Magic and the Boston Celtics.