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2016 Schedule
35-47, 5th in Southeast
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Vogel: No disagreements with Bird about offensive philosophy (2:04)
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Vogel: Wasn't just going to take any job (1:21)
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Obstacles in front of Magic's new coach

Josh Robbins explains the hurdles that new Orlando Magic head coach Frank Vogel must overcome in order to turn the team around, making a point to state that the Magic, "simply don't have enough long-range shooting or enough floor spacing." Robbins also notes that Vogel could help improve the team's defense and mold one of the young talents into the club's leader. Orlando Sentinel

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Magic officially announce Vogel as new coach

After agreeing to a deal with Frank Vogel on Thursday, the Orlando Magic completed a whirlwind eight days by formally announcing their new head coach.

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Will the Magic, Knicks or 76ers make the playoffs first? (1:15)
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Should Magic, Vogel pursue Dwight Howard?

Is Frank Vogel a good hire for the Orlando Magic? Should they chase Dwight Howard in the offseason? Our NBA Insiders forecast the future for the Magic.

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Why Vogel is a good pick for Magic coach (1:09)
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Davis: Vogel a good fit for Magic (0:53)
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Cold Hard Facts: NBA Coaching Carousel (0:47)
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Seven coaches hired, three to go

The reported hiring of Jeff Hornacek by the Knicks would leave three NBA teams still seeking to name new head coaches for the 2016-17 season. That's assuming no other positions come open anytime soon.

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Sources: Magic upbeat on luring Vogel as coach

The Orlando Magic are confident they are the front-runner to land former Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel as their new coach, sources say.

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Shaq to endorse company that insured college car

Shaquille O'Neal has signed on as the first athlete spokesman of The General, an auto insurance company he used in the late '80s to cover his Ford Bronco II while playing at LSU.

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Who will Magic take at No. 11?

According to Chad Ford's latest mock draft, Kentucky's Skal Labissiere could land at No. 11 for Orlando. The Magic could use the 7-footer's shot-blocking skills. Ford's Mock Draft 7.0 (Insider)

Orlando lands No. 11 draft pick

The Magic were awarded the No. 11 overall pick for the June NBA draft during Tuesday night's lottery, their most likely landing spot. They went into the lottery with a 0.8 percent chance of picking first and a 4 percent chance of landing in the top three.

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Magic return to lottery roots

Orlando is in the lottery for the fourth consecutive year, matching the team's longest streak. That previously took place after each of the Magic's first four NBA seasons. (ESPN/WatchESPN, 8 p.m. ET) Play the NBA draft lottery

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Magic, UK frosh appear to be likely fit

The Magic have a 0.8 percent chance of landing the first draft pick in Tuesday night's NBA lottery and are most likely to choose 11th.

  • If they draft first, Chad Ford thinks they should take LSU's Ben Simmons.
  • They have a 4 percent chance of getting a top-3 pick.
  • If they go at No. 11, their selection should be Kentucky's Skal Labissiere, according to Ford.
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Magic to reach out to Vogel

The Orlando Magic intend to reach out to former Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel during their search for a new coach, general manager Rob Hennigan told the Orlando Sentinel on Friday. Vogel compiled a 250-181 record during his Indiana tenure. He became available when the team decided to let his contract expire after this season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game102.118th
Rebounds Per Game43.317th
Assists Per Game23.67th
Points Allowed103.718th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-163547.427
2014-152557.305
2013-142359.280
2012-132062.244
2011-123729.561