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NBA Free Agents 2012: Jameer Nelson Declines Orlando Magic Option
Jameer Nelson has opted for free agency over spending the 2012/13 season as an expiring contract with the Orlando Magic.
Orlando Magic Hire Scott Perry, Matt Lloyd for Front-Office Positions
The Orlando Magic made two additions to their basketball operations department Friday when they hired Scott Perry and Matt Lloyd.
NBA Free Agents 2012: Earl Clark Declines Orlando Magic Option
Earl Clark of the Orlando Magic has chosen to become a free agent.
NBA Free Agents 2012: Ryan Anderson Receives Orlando Magic Qualifying Offer
In a formality, the Orlando Magic extended a qualifying offer to Ryan Anderson, making the 24-year-old forward a restricted free agent. The Magic will have the right to match any offer Anderson receives in free agency.
Orlando Magic Fire Adonal Foyle as Rob Hennigan Overhauls Basketball Operations Department
The Orlando Magic have fired Adonal Foyle, their former Director of Player Development, after two seasons with the team, Foyle said Monday.
Orlando Magic Fire Dave Twardzik, Six Scouts, According to Report
The Orlando Magic have fired Dave Twardzik as assistant General Manager, a report says. The team also let go of six scouts. Twardzik has the option to remain with the team through the NBA Draft, which is scheduled for Thursday.
NBA Free Agents 2012: Earl Clark "Leaning Toward" Declining Player Option, Agent Says
Earl Clark is leaning toward declining his player option with the Orlando Magic, his agent told Orlando Pinstriped Post. Clark's decision isn't final, and he has until June 29th to make the call.
Dwight Howard Jersey Fifth in International Jersey Sales, NBA Announces
For the first time, the NBA released international jersey-sales figures for its players, and Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard ranked fifth. Howard proved particularly popular in China, where he ranked fourth.
Orlando Magic Hire Rob Hennigan as General Manager
Rob Hennigan is the new General Manager of the Orlando Magic. Bower, formerly of the New Orleans Hornets, beat out fellow finalists Dennis Lindsey and Jeff Bower for the job.
Dwight Howard Earned $11 Million in Endorsements in 2011, According to Report
Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard did well for himself in 2011/12, earning $25.5 million in combined salary and endorsement dollars, according to Forbes.
Charlotte Bobcats Hire Mike Dunlap, Leaving Orlando Magic with One of Two NBA Coach Vacancies
The Charlotte Bobcats' hire of Mike Dunlap as head coach, first reported Monday, leaves Brian Shaw as a candidate for the Orlando Magic's head-coaching position.
Orlando Magic, Jameer Nelson Amend Contract, Delaying Option Decision, According to Report
Jameer Nelson and the Orlando Magic have agreed to amend Nelson's contract with the club to give him until June 29th, 2012, to decide on his player option for the 2012/13 season. Nelson previously had until June 15th to decide.
For Orlando Magic, Jameer Nelson Contract Decision Looms
Jameer Nelson has until Friday to decide whether he'll use his player option with the Orlando Magic or if he'll test free agency instead.
2012 Orlando Pro Summer League Features Orlando Magic, Brooklyn Nets, Six Other Teams
The Orlando Magic are one of eight teams set to compete in the Orlando Pro Summer League in July 2012, the team announced Wednesday. The Magic will host the League at Amway Center.
Orlando Magic Waive Von Wafer
Von Wafer's Orlando Magic career ended Tuesday when the team waived him. The final two years on the 26-year-old's contract were fully unguaranteed.
All-NBA Teams 2012: Dwight Howard Earns First-Team Honor ahead of Andrew Bynum, Tyson Chandler
Despite a disappointing, injury-shortened 2011/12 campaign, Dwight Howard earned his fifth consecutive selection to the All-NBA First Team on Thursday, the NBA announced.
NBA All-Defensive Teams 2012: Dwight Howard Tops Tyson Chandler for First-Team Honors
Dwight Howard earned his fourth consecutive selection to the NBA's All-Defensive First Team on Wednesday.
Orlando Magic Coaching and GM Search: Team Seeks New GM for NBA Draft
Alex Martins, the Orlando Magic's CEO, announced Monday the team's plans to proceed without architect Otis Smith and coach Stan Van Gundy.
2012 US Olympic Basketball: Ryan Anderson Invited to USA Select Team, According to Report
Orlando Magic power forward Ryan Anderson earned another honor Monday when USA Basketball announced it had invited him, and several other players, to join the Select Team.
Orlando Magic Fortunate on Injury Front, Study Finds
Though it may not seem like it, a spreadsheet the Philadelphia 76ers' statistics director created indicates the Orlando Magic had better luck with injury and illness than all but two other NBA teams in 2011/12.
Glen Davis' First Orlando Magic Season Doesn't Go His Way
Glen Davis suffered the first first-round playoff defeat of his five-year career on Tuesday as the Indiana Pacers eliminated his Orlando Magic from the postseason.
NBA Free Agents 2012: Orlando Magic Should Bring Tracy McGrady Back for 2012/13 Season, David Aldridge Says
Veteran NBA writer David Aldridge argued Monday that the Orlando Magic should sign Tracy McGrady, who led the league in scoring twice in his four seasons with Orlando, once free agency begins in 2012. McGrady would fill the team's need for a playmaking wing who can make life easier for Dwight Howard and company.
NBA Free Agents 2012: Jameer Nelson Eligible for No-Trade Clause if He Signs New Contract with Orlando Magic
A glance at Larry Coon's salary-cap FAQ indicates Jameer Nelson stands to gain by declining his player option for the 2012/13 season, as he could negotiate a no-trade clause into a long-term deal with the Orlando Magic to secure his future in pinstripes.
NBA Most Improved Player 2012: Ryan Anderson Wins, Beating Ersan Ilyasova and Nikola Pekovic
Ryan Anderson was named the NBA's Most Improved Player for the 2011/12 season. The fourth-year pro averaged 16.6 points and 7.7 rebounds for the Orlando Magic in his first season as an everyday starter.
NBA Defensive Player of the Year 2012: Tyson Chandler Edges Serge Ibaka, Dwight Howard
Tyson Chandler took home the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year Award on Wednesday, ending Dwight Howard's three-year run as the league's top defender.
NBA Summer League 2012: Justin Harper, DeAndre Liggins to Participate for Orlando Magic, According to Report
Orlando Magic rookies Justin Harper and DeAndre Liggins have been told by the team to prepare to report for the Orlando Pro Summer League in July, a report says. The Summer League affords NBA teams to evaluate current and former draft picks, free agents, and other NBA hopefuls.
Jameer Nelson Wants to Be with Orlando Magic "for the Rest of My Career," According to Report
Jameer Nelson wants to spend the rest of his NBA career with the Orlando Magic, he says, but he has yet to decide if he will test free agency in 2012 or use his player option to delay it until 2013.
Dwight Howard Injury Update: Orlando Magic Center Won't Join Team, Will Remain in Los Angeles for NBA Playoffs
Dwight Howard will rehabilitate his back in Los Angeles, meaning he will not be with the Orlando Magic during their playoff run, coach Stan Van Gundy said Tuesday.