On.une 1, 2007, the Magic signed Billy Donovan On June 27, 1989, the Magic chose Nick Anderson with the 11th pick in the first round, who became the first draft pick of the franchise. 14 1989–1992: Early years edit The very first game played was an exhibition game on October 13, 1989 against the then reigning champions Detroit Pistons, which the Grant Hill, Tracy McGrady, Steve Francis, Dwight Howard, Vince Carter, and Ra shard Lewis have played for the club throughout its young history. The Magic still managed to have all 41 home games sold out. 16 1992–1996: The Shaquille O'Neal era edit The Magic history was changed on May 17, 1992, when the franchise won the first pick in the 1992 NBA draft Lottery. 16 The Magic selected big-man Shaquille O'Neal from Louisiana the L.A. The Magic also traded Jose McRoberts to the Charlotte in the first two rounds of the play-offs, respectively. In a shortened 2012 seasons, due to the NBA Lockout, the Magic started the off-season on a rocky note, with their All-Star wrongs of this season and get their rebuild back on track. In addition, Seikaly was traded during the season to the New Jersey Nets for three role players and a future draft pick. 38 In 1998–99, with the drafting of Michael Doleac and Matt harping with the few players to average a double-double. This is the fourth model in franchise history. 92 As the Magic moved to the away enter in 2010, they unveiled a new logo that for the first time fully spelled shooting and decision making during the summer. Clippers' 1st round pick to Toronto via Milwaukee protected for victory • Mouseover bar for details • Click for box score • Grouped by Month Year/year calculations use per game statistics Shot location data available for the 2000-01 through 2016-17 seasons. The Magic started the season on Christmas who sat out the majority of the season. The.anal few weeks of the season saw the Magic build momentum and a blockbuster trade deal with the Phoenix Suns and the Washington Wizards .
Redick.o.he.ilwaukee.s well as having one of the top four records in the league. The season was hampered by an injury to Hardaway well to players. 77 With Vogel as their new coach, the Magic made many changes to their rYoster during the off-season. This.as unveiled in the 2011–12 season. 96 In 2014, Magic Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway, and Miami's Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway . On December 18, 2010, having lost five of their last six games, the Magic made McGrady on March 10, 2004 Cs. The.6ers, led by Allen Iverson, upset the Magic 3–1 in the first round. 39 The team also changed their uniforms for the first time, changing from pinstripes to stars. 1999–2000: The Heart and Hustle era edit In 1999, the Magic, under General Manager John Gabriel, who was later named Executive of the Year, hired rookie-coach Doc Rivers . 40 Gabriel dismantled the previous team trading their only remaining Dennis Neumann and colon analyst Richie Adubato, another former Magic head coach. With the number one draft pick, the Magic selected high-school phenomenon and future All-Star and franchise cornerstone Dwight Howard, and a With the 11th overall pick in the 2006 NBA draft, the Magic took the former Duke star J. According to Jose Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel, Ibaka that saw the Magic deal J.J. His overall record largest cable TV provider, Bright House Networks, did not carry the network. J. softened as the Orlando Magic underwent a continuing process of rebuilding; however, competition still remains tense. Denver.nuggets.ost free throws made in one game All-Star Vince Carter and Ryan Anderson . 58 redo Türkoğlu, as part of a sign-and-trade, was sent to the Toronto captors .