1. Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each Orlando Magic Newcomer This Season

    The Orlando Magic had their share of additions during this offseason. They acquired a total of nine players, three of them via the draft...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 9 days ago 4,499 reads 13 comments

  2. Early Win-Loss Predictions for the Orlando Magic Next Season

    The Orlando Magic made quite a few changes to their roster during this offseason. Will it be enough to become a ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 15 days ago 5,005 reads 24 comments

  3. Early Predictions for Orlando Magic's Starting Lineup Next Season

    The Orlando Magic made their fair share of unexpected offseason moves, including the signings of Ben Gordon and Channing Frye ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 28 days ago 11,769 reads 67 comments

  4. Realistic Expectations for Elfrid Payton's Rookie Season with Orlando Magic

    Elfrid Payton has a promising future with the Orlando Magic . The No. 10 pick of the 2014 NBA draft boasts a lot of potential and is their only true point guard, now that Jameer Nelson is gone...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 1 month ago 12,230 reads 77 comments

  5. Report Card Grades for Orlando Magic's 2014 Offseason so Far

    So far during this offseason, the Orlando Magic made several changes to their roster. They drafted three players, while letting go of 10-year veteran Jameer Nelson , among others...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 1 month ago 6,583 reads 12 comments

  6. What Offseason Moves Are Next for Orlando Magic with NBA Draft Complete?

    The Orlando Magic ended up with Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton in an exciting 2014 NBA draft. Just prior to that, they traded away Arron Afflalo to the Denver Nuggets , getting Evan Fournier in return...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 1 month ago 10,508 reads 130 comments

  7. 2014 NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Orlando Magic

    The 2014 NBA draft is nearly upon us and every day brings new rumors. That is especially true for the Orlando Magic who have two lottery picks. Who will they draft with No. 4, who with No...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 2 months ago 9,186 reads 6 comments

  8. Which Orlando Magic Players Are Good Trade Options This Offseason?

    The Orlando Magic had two tough, losing seasons and are looking forward to changing their fortune. While they have the fourth and 12th picks in the upcoming NBA draft, they may want to consider trading for a missing piece...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 2 months ago 7,064 reads 32 comments

  9. Orlando Magic Should Draft Dante Exum to Pair with Victor Oladipo

    The Orlando Magic have the fourth and 12th pick in the 2014 NBA draft. While they have a plethora of options, they must grab Dante Exum...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 3 months ago 17,117 reads 103 comments

  10. What We Learned About the Orlando Magic This Season

    The Orlando Magic ended their 2013-14 campaign with the 28th-best record in the NBA . Just like people, teams show their true character when times are rough. In that sense, there was a lot to learn about Orlando during last season...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 3 months ago 1,168 reads 5 comments

  11. How Orlando Magic Should Properly Build Around Victor Oladipo and Nikola Vucevic

    Victor Oladipo and Nikola Vucevic certainly can be considered two major building blocks for the Orlando Magic , but who else should stay on the team? Who should be traded? And ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 4 months ago 10,150 reads 166 comments

  12. Should Orlando Magic Trade Arron Afflalo This Offseason?

    Arron Afflalo had a career season, and no one is disputing his production for the Orlando Magic . However, looking at 2014-15, could he be more valuable as a trade asset than as ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 4 months ago 7,257 reads 114 comments

  13. Final Regular-Season Grades for Every Orlando Magic Player

    The Orlando Magic are looking at another early vacation, while other teams are preparing for the playoffs. Nevertheless, it is time to look at the squad's performance and award final regular-season grades to every Orlando player...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 4 months ago 3,991 reads 17 comments

  14. Greatest Moments from Victor Oladipo's Rookie Season with the Orlando Magic

    Victor Oladipo is having an excellent rookie season. The Orlando Magic couldn't be happier with their young guard, who has made an impact from the get-go...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 4 months ago 1,875 reads 7 comments

  15. Who Is the Most Underrated Orlando Magic Player?

    The Orlando Magic are not in the NBA 's spotlight. Athletes like Arron Afflalo and Victor Oladipo get their share of media attention—but what about the unheralded ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 5 months ago 1,607 reads 14 comments

  16. Building the 25th Anniversary Orlando Magic Team

    The Orlando Magic are celebrating their first 25 years in the NBA . Let's take this opportunity to compose the 25th Anniversary Orlando Magic Team...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 5 months ago 2,887 reads 20 comments

  17. Grading Jacque Vaughn's Season for the Orlando Magic So Far

    Jacque Vaughn's second year as Orlando Magic head coach will go down as another bad losing season. Is it fair to grade his success solely based on his win-loss record? What else ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 5 months ago 1,142 reads 2 comments

  18. Which Orlando Magic Player Has the Most Upside Right Now?

    The Orlando Magic have had a couple of rough seasons. They also now have a young, talented squad. In order to become a playoff contender once more, they will need several of these players to step up...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 6 months ago 1,491 reads 27 comments

  19. Is Tobias Harris Still a Clear-Cut Building Block for Orlando Magic?

    When Tobias Harris was acquired by the Orlando Magic , they had their hopes set high. After being sidelined with an injury to start the season, he has performed inconsistently so far...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 6 months ago 2,814 reads 25 comments

  20. Searching for Positives in Orlando Magic's Tough Season

    The Orlando Magic 's season definitely cannot be considered successful in terms of their win-loss record. However, there are two sides to each story, and even this poor season offers some positive aspects for the team and its fans...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 6 months ago 1,265 reads 5 comments

  21. NBA Draft Lottery: 7 Alternatives to Consider

    The NBA draft lottery was implemented in 1985 to keep teams from losing on purpose. However, it doesn't do its job effectively...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 8 months ago 1,199 reads 9 comments

  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Pau Gasol and Andrew Bynum Set to Trade Places?

    NBA trade rumors always run wild when high-profile players are unhappy. Pau Gasol has voiced his frustration with Mike D'Antoni, while Andrew Bynum has been suspended ...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 8 months ago 5,816 reads 5 comments

  23. Why the NBA Needs to Change Draft Lottery for the Integrity of the Game

    The NBA needs to address the problems the draft lottery creates. The current system rewards teams for losing more than others, making a mockery of the original idea of sports and threatening the integrity of the league...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 8 months ago 699 reads 5 comments

  24. Orlando Magic Dropped the Ball on Hedo Turkoglu, Paid $6 Million for Nothing

    Hedo Turkoglu hasn't played a single game for the Orlando Magic this season. He hasn't even participated in training camp or a preseason game. Now the time to part is finally drawing nearer, and the reason is quite mundane: money...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 8 months ago 3,127 reads 9 comments

  25. Portland Trail Blazers: 3 Reasons for Their Success

    The Portland Trail Blazers have managed to surprise more than a few people with their excellent start in the NBA season...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 8 months ago 2,150 reads 3 comments