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Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily analyzes the Orlando Magic every day on Locked On Magic. Get your daily Magic fix from the highs of chasing the Finals with Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway to the lows of the Dwight-mare and rebuild. Everything Orlando Magic is covered on Locked On Magic every day on the Locked On Podcast Network.

The third quarter of the season will be about c...
The Orlando Magic are starting to find their rhythm and identity. So now they must play consistently to give themselves a chance.
29 min
Orlando Magic finally get to have some fun
The Orlando Magic finally got to have some fun, putting together a strong performance they could puff their chests out about.
31 min
Orlando Magic Trade Deadline Preview with Keith...
The NBA trade deadline is three weeks away and the Orlando Magic figure to be active again.
47 min
Joel Embiid is a star... Orlando Magic need theirs
Joel Embiid put on a star performance scoring 50 points and singlehandedly burying an Orlando Magic team looking for its way.
32 min
Let's talk about the Orlando Magic's offense
The Orlando Magic's offense has continued to struggle even as the team's defense shows encouraging signs.
29 min
The Orlando Magic got one! And then they gave i...
The Orlando Magic showed the poise they needed to break their losing streak. Then they gave it away with a lethargic effort the next night.
28 min
Jalen Suggs is back! And Franz Wagner makes his...
Jalen Suggs is set to return tonight against the Charlotte Hornets. Plus Franz Wagner makes his claim with a strong first half.
27 min
Orlando Magic need to flip the script to close ...
The Orlando Magic lost another close game as they tried to rally back. To break this 10-game losing streak they need to change something.
31 min
Did somebody say injury updates?
The Orlando Magic appear to be inching closer to full health as several players with long-term injuries are nearing their returns.
30 min
Orlando Magic extend Jeff Weltman, now the cloc...
The Orlando Magic are set to extend Jeff Weltman's contract. The clock is now ticking to get the rebuild moving in the right direction.
32 min
Orlando Magic still fighting, still coming up s...
The Orlando Magic again struggled with their fourth-quarter play as they failed to pick up wins despite late leads.
33 min
The Orlando Magic's offense might be getting be...
The Orlando Magic are seeing some modest offensive improvements even during the team's battle with health and safety protocols.
30 min
Orlando Magic so close to the breakthrough, sti...
The Orlando Magic are again getting closer and closer to a win. But their mistakes keep them still far away.
33 min
Franz Wagner is your Rookie of the Month and he...
Franz Wagner earned the Rookie of the Month Award and it feels like he is only getting started.
31 min
If Orlando Magic keep this process, the results...
The Orlando Magic lost again, but the team keeps doing impressive things and the results will surely follow.
32 min
Lessons from an impossible loss
The Orlando Magic thought they had Sunday's game in the bag. But the Boston Celtics stormed back to win in overtime.
32 min
Orlando Magic searching for a little respect
The Orlando Magic are still undermanned and struggling. But the team is fighting and they hunt for some respect in the league.
34 min
Franz Wagner is really good... and the world ne...
Franz Wagner turned in a career day with 38 points as the Orlando Magic got a glimpse of their future.
28 min
Orlando Magic keep the 10-day guys and show ple...
The Orlando Magic are still stitching their roster together after COVID ran through the team. Still, the team has shown plenty of positive growth.
29 min
Some flowers for Gary Harris, and the Orlando M...
After another loss to the Miami Heat, Gary Harris stood out for his consistency and leadership as his strong December continues.
26 min
How the Orlando Magic have started to figure th...
The Orlando Magic fell into a deep hole in the first half. How they climbed out is a good sign for the team's growth.
30 min
Orlando Magic and a win for the culture
The Orlando Magic picked up a second straight win and showed hints of what they could be as they build their team culture.
34 min
Meet the new guys... all the new guys
The Orlando Magic have added a lot of new players this week... let's meet them all!
25 min
A weekend full of injuries and an Orlando Magic...
The Orlando Magic got hit wit the COVID bug in addition to the injury bug but still scratched out a win.
29 min
Orlando Magic learning to finish and injuries d...
The Orlando Magic's offense has a lot of areas it is struggling, including getting to and finishing at the rim.
29 min
Orlando Magic's search for defensive identity c...
The Orlando Magic have not been the defensive team they claimed they wanted to be as their identity continues to struggle to take hold.
31 min
The rise of Franz Wagner and Orlando Magic's si...
Franz Wagner was among some silver linings in the Orlando Magic's West Coast road trip.
27 min
Markelle Fultz (and the trade deadline) are com...
The Orlando Magic are going to see Markelle Fultz return to the lineup very soon. Eyes are also starting to turn toward the trade deadline.
30 min
Orlando Magic take a haymaker and can't find th...
The Orlando Magic ate a big run in a loss to the Los Angeles Lakers as they struggled to find their pace.
32 min
Orlando Magic stock report: Gary Harris going u...
Gary Harris has started to round into form, shaking off some early season struggles and criticism.
26 min
Orlando Magic frustrated with 'pitiful' defensi...
The Orlando Magic scored plenty of points, but their defense continued to lag as they struggle to meet the promise of their identity.
31 min
What the Orlando Magic have learned so far in t...
The Orlando Magic are more than a quarter of the way through the season and there is a lot the team is still trying to learn.
33 min
Orlando Magic cannot beat themselves and the Wa...
The Orlando Magic have had a turnover problem of late and the Golden State Warriors turned it into a gashing hole.
32 min
Facts, Cole Anthony is the Orlando Magic's firs...
Cole Anthony was the engine that made the Orlando Magic go for whatever progress they could make in the first quarter of their season.
35 min
Cole-Back Win for Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic came back from 16 points down to defeat the Denver Nuggets as Cole Anthony and the defense returned.
33 min
Another day, another injury for the Orlando Magic
The Orlando Magic took another brutal injury as Jalen Suggs broke his thumb in their loss Monday.
29 min
Orlando Magic struggling at the quarter pole
The Orlando Magic have reached the quarter pole of the season and are struggling to find their footing.
29 min
The ups and downs of Jalen Suggs
As the quarter pole of the season nears, Orlando Magic rookie Jalen Suggs has shown a ton of promise and a ton more work he still has to do.
26 min
Injury updates or lack thereof
The Orlando Magic remain pretty silent when it comes to giving injury updates. As Thanksgiving rolls around, fans still have no clue how close or far Markelle Fultz and Jonathan Isaac are.
32 min
A night to forget in Milwaukee
The Orlando Magic did not really bother to show up n their second outing in Milwaukee, getting waxed and run off the floor.
38 min
Lessons learned for the Orlando Magic this weekend
The Orlando Magic learned two very different lessons in losses this weekend to the Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks.
34 min
A Jalen Suggs game and the Orlando Magic solvin...
Jalen Suggs finally paid back all the confidence the Orlando Magic have put in him this season during Wednesday's win.
28 min
Orlando Magic come up clutch in New York
Everyone had a hand in helping the Orlando Magic make some big plays down the stretch and score a big win over the New York Knicks.
36 min
Orlando Magic just have to get to the 4th quarter
The Orlando Magic are one of the best 4th-quarter teams in the league... they just can't get there competitively.
30 min
Orlando Magic can't keep pace... can't keep up ...
The Orlando Magic are struggling to maintain the pressure and intensity their culture is trying to build.
31 min
The Razzamataz is back! The Orlando Magic's off...
The Orlando Magic revived their beloved theme song. Now if only they could get some shots to fall.
29 min
Jalen Suggs' start is not abnormal... yet
Jalen Suggs' slow start is not unusual for rookies both past and present.
36 min
Sometimes, you just need shots to fall
The Orlando Magic didn't have to learn anything profound in a loss to the Brooklyn Nets. Sometimes, you just need shots to fall.
29 min
Orlando Magic's rookies can defend
The Orlando Magic's rookies have jumped right into the league defensively. Even with his struggles on offense, Jalen Suggs' defense has made a positive contribution.
35 min
Orlando Magic playing for threes, playing with ...
The Orlando Magic are holding true to the central tenets Jamahl Mosley has put out in some positive early season trends.
37 min
Orlando Magic get a marquee win and the humble ...
The Orlando Magic put the pieces together to score a marquee win over the Utah Jazz.
37 min
The Orlando Magic's defense is better than its ...
The Orlando Magic are near the bottom of the league in defense, but they are certainly a lot better than their early season numbers.
26 min
The best of the Orlando Magic, the worst of the...
The Orlando Magic played a stellar first half, but one bad quarter was a stark reminder of how immature and inconsistent the group is.
35 min
Cole Anthony is the Orlando Magic's hearbeat so...
Cole Anthony has been on a tear to start the season. He has been the Orlando Magic's most important player so far.
34 min
Sweet Franz! Orlando Magic win and Franz Wagner...
Franz Wagner and Cole Anthony put the league on notice with two stellar performances in an Orlando Magic win.
33 min
Jamahl Mosley, "zero lineups" and the Orlando M...
Jamahl Mosley is still getting his feet wet as a head coach. Some of his rotation designs show that as he keeps his focus on the big picture.
35 min
Orlando Magic starters and understanding their ...
The Orlando Magic's starting lineup continues to dominate. But there are clear reinforcements on the way and the team is still understanding its roles.
26 min
Orlando Magic's starters need some help
The Orlando Magic fell short in the fourth quarter of a loss to the Charlotte Hornets. But their starters are the one grasping for help early on.
42 min
Jalen Suggs needs to slow down
Jalen Suggs has had some early expected struggles. The rookie needs to slow down to get back on track.
29 min
Orlando Magic feeling the inconsistency of youth
The Orlando Magic came crashing back to earth with a loss to the Miami Heat. Their youth and mistakes were the big reason for it.
32 min
Orlando Magic get their roadmap to winning
The Orlando Magic set their roadmap to winning as they picked up their first victory of the season.
28 min
Orlando Magic snubbed from NBA 75th Anniversary...
Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic were almost completely snubbed from the NBA's 75th Anniversary team.
36 min
Orlando Magic's night to forget, night to learn
The Orlando Magic got beaten up in their opening loss to the San Antonio Spurs. It was a night for learning.
31 min
It's opening night! Orlando Magic vs. San Anton...
The Orlando magic open their season against the San Antonio Spurs. We dive into everything surrounding the opening game.
33 min
The importance of the Orlando Magic's veterans
The Orlando Magic are a young team, but their veteran players will have a key role to the team's growth and success.
25 min
Orlando Magic invest in Wendell Carter, youth
The Orlando Magic extended Wendell Carter's contract continuing to show their willingness to invest in their young players.
27 min
Orlando Magic preseason takeaways
The preseason is over and we learned a lot about the Orlando Magic and who they might want to be.
31 min
Ring the bell, the Orlando Magic have an identity
The Orlando Magic finished their preseason with a rousing effort and a win. The big takeaway is the team has the beginnings of their identity.
35 min
This Mo Bamba hits different
Mo Bamba is getting some real minutes and making the most of them. It is just preseason, but still this feels different.
30 min
Franz Wagner steps in for the Orlando Magic
Franz Wagner has had some preseason struggles, but his presence is vital to the Orlando Magic.
24 min
Orlando Magic begin to make their identity
The Orlando Magic are turning toward the regular season and their key to success is emerging.
31 min
Lineups and the Orlando Magic's place in the Ea...
It is time for another live mailbag. I answer questions about the Orlando Magic's lineup and one curious Golden State Warriors' fans thoughts on the Magic's place in the future of the East.
42 min
Orlando Magic face adversity for the first time
The Orlando Magic struggled and fell flat in their second preseason outing, facing adversity and learning an important lesson in the process.
34 min
Don't forget about Wendell Carter! How the Orla...
Wendell Carter has quietly become a forgotten prospect for the Orlando Magic. But he is already showing promising growth in his game.
30 min
Orlando Magic are fun again
The Orlando Magic looked like they were having a lot of fun as they impressed in their preseason debut.
33 min
For the first time... IT'S ORLANDO MAGIC GAMEDAY!
The Orlando Magic take the floor for the first time this preseason and we finally get to see what this team looks like.
31 min
How the Orlando Magic will play
How the Orlando Magic will play is still a huge mystery entering the season. We try to break down how best to use their new roster.
43 min
Orlando Magic bringing the energy
The Orlando Magic have emphasized energy early on in training camp and it is something that will be key to the team in general.
30 min
Ring the bell, Orlando Magic training camp has ...
The Orlando Magic are beginning to set their identity as they begin training camp and their focus is clearly on their defense.
27 min
It's Orlando Magic Media Day!
Orlando Magic Media Day is here. The team lays out its goals for the season and the culture they want to build.
35 min
Jonathan Isaac and vaccine hesitancy -- GET THE...
Jonathan Isaac was quoted in a story expressing skepticism of the COVID vaccine.
35 min
Training camp battles to watch
Training camp is around the corner as the Orlando Magic get to work next week. We review the training camp battles to watch and answer your questions in our live mailbag episode.
40 min
No Pressure, Jalen Suggs
The Orlando Magic are hoping for big things from Jalen Suggs. And indeed, the rookie might set the team's culture from the start.
31 min
J.J. Redick, unsung hero
Orlando Magic legend J.J. Redick announced his retirement, completing an unlikely 15-year career in the NBA.
38 min
Orlando Magic's proof of concept season
The Orlando Magic are not going to win many games this year. Rather they are looking for proof of concept that they are building and growing in the right direction.
33 min
The foundations of team building
The Orlando Magic are starting from scratch on a decision that is looking more correct each day. But how they restart now will be key as they look to the future.
31 min
Player comparisons for Magic's rookies and near...
As the Orlando Magic get set to rebuild, we take a look at who the Magic's rookies and near veterans compare to.
29 min
What's next for Orlando Magic's sophomores?
The Orlando Magic have three promising second-year players who showed enough to merit further investment.
25 min
Ben Wallace, (Orlando Magic) Hall of Famer
Ben Wallace was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame this week, allowing us to reflect on his season with the team.
29 min
Welcome Robin Lopez
Robin Lopez met with the media and explained his role, what he hopes to see from the Orlando Magic and his truce with STUFF.
31 min
The case for the Magic hitting the over
The Orlando Magic are expected to be one of the worst teams in the league. But there is still plenty of reason to believe they can hit their over.
29 min
An update on Jonathan Isaac
Jonathan Isaac spoke to the media and gave an update on his recovery, even if his return date is still vague.
26 min
Terrence Ross a starter?
Everything should be under review for the Orlando Magic with a new coach. That includes considering moving Terrence Ross back into the starting lineup.
30 min
Orlando Magic keep their shooting coach
Everyone knows the Orlando Magic have had issues with their shooting for several years. But keeping shooting coach Bruce Kreutzer is a good decision.
38 min
Mohamed Bamba and the "motor" problem
A constant criticism has always existed for Orlando Magic center Mohamed Bamba. They claim he has a low motor. That does not exactly define itself as Bamba tries to redefine his career.
31 min
Breaking down the Orlando Magic's schedule: Int...
We have had the Orlando Magic's schedule for a week. We break down the trouble spots and the big opportunity at the end.
25 min
Magic will miss Michael Carter-Williams in camp
Michael Carter-Williams is out to start the season after a surgery to repair ligaments in his ankle. They will miss the veteran guard to start the season.
29 min
What to do with all the Orlando Magic's cap room
The Orlando Magic have positioned themselves well with tons of cap room next summer. That will play a factor in how they play out this season.
26 min
The Orlando Magic's schedule is out!
The Orlando Magic have their schedule and it is going to be a rough start for the team.
22 min
Jalen Suggs, the leader
We wrap up Summer League with a look at which players might be in line for the Orlando Magic's two-way contract and how Jalen Suggs emerged as a leader.
30 min