While it may not be the ultimate factor that puts a team over the top, having a freakishly athletic player on the roster is always a guaranteed crowd pleaser.
Not all super athletes have the complete game to secure a significant role on a team, but they surely will deliver some highlight reel plays throughout a season.
The Orlando Magic has had its fair share of top notch athletic studs in the franchise’s 20 plus years of existence, from Tracy McGrady to Dwight Howard. The focus on the Magic the last few years has been more so about what uniform Howard will don than on-the-court feats such as player athleticism.
But with the “Dwightmare” over, it’s time to discuss other aspects of the Magic organization. In the spirit of the ever-popular lists that people like to categorize sports-related issues by, here are the five most athletic freaks in Orlando Magic history.