MAGIC EXTEND CONTRACTS OF GENERAL MANAGER ROB HENNIGAN AND HEAD COACH JACQUE VAUGHN


Orlando, FL – The Orlando Magic have exercised their fourth-year team option and extended the contracts of General Manager Rob Hennigan and Head Coach Jacque Vaughn, Chief Executive Officer Alex Martins announced today.  Both contracts have been extended through the 2015-16 season.  Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed. “Rob (Hennigan) and Jacque (Vaughn) have…

Orlando Magic Celebrates Thanksgiving with Residents at the Coalition for the Homeless for 21stYear


Orlando Magic Celebrates Thanksgiving with Residents at the Coalition for the Homeless for 21stYear    By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com   ORLANDO – Of all the Orlando Magic’s many traditions – from the Amway Center public address announcer bellowing “Stand and Cheer,” to the ubiquitous presence of Nick Anderson, to those ever-classy pinstriped uniforms – this most certainly is the…

Get to Know: Magic Rookie DeQuan Jones By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com


  Get to Know: Magic Rookie DeQuan Jones By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com   Link to story at OrlandoMagic.com, http://www.nba.com/magic/news/denton-jones-progressing-fast-rate Giving away two inches in height and some 20 pounds in weight when he got switched onto Thomas Robinson on Monday night, DeQuan Jones used his basketball smarts to reach in and tie up the Houston Rockets…

Get to Know: Magic Rookie Kyle O’Quinn


  Get to Know: Magic Rookie Kyle O’Quinn By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com Link to story at OrlandoMagic.com, http://www.nba.com/magic/news/denton-oquinns-father-proud-watch-his-son-flourish-madison-square-garden Decked out in his blue No. 2 Kyle O’Quinn jersey and his black Orlando Magic hat, Tommie O’Quinn beamed with the pride of a proud parent as his son recorded several career highs in the same famous arena…

Get to Know: Arron Afflalo By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com


  Get to Know: Arron Afflalo By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com Link to story at OrlandoMagic.com, http://www.nba.com/magic/news/denton-afflalo-embracing-team-renovation There is, quite possibly, no one on the Orlando Magic’s roster better to confirm the rebuilding plan that the organization has chosen to implement than Arron Afflalo, a veteran who could be looking for a door, but instead wholeheartedly wants…

Orlando Magic’s Martins Among Most Powerful People in Central Florida


Orlando Magic’s Martins Among Most Powerful People in Central Florida   By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com Alex Martins’ impressive reorganization of the Orlando Magic throughout last season has earned the team’s CEO yet another local honor. Martins is ranked fourth on The Orlando Sentinel’s “25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida” list, a jump of one spot over the…

Orlando Magic Gives Assist to Coalition for the Homeless on Thanksgiving


Orlando Magic Gives Assist to Coalition for the Homeless on Thanksgiving By John Denton, OrlandoMagic.com Just like on the basketball court hours earlier when they had defeated the Detroit Pistons, members of the Orlando Magic were hand in hand and working together for a common cause on Thursday morning.

Magic’s J.J. Redick Donates $25k to Russell Home


By John Denton OrlandoMagic.com ORLANDO – For months now, Benji has raved about the time that he got to spend a couple of hours with Orlando Magic standout guard J.J. Redick and he got to show off his collection of Magic bobble-head dolls. Thanks to the generosity of Redick and the Magic, Benji will soon…