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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.

Orlando Magic shouldn't be afraid of the playof...
The Orlando Magic aren't likely to make the playoffs this year, but they should not be afraid of aiming high.
30 min
The roster questions remaining for the Orlando ...
With Summer League over and free agency more or less completed, the Orlando Magic still have some long-term roster questions this season will answer.
25 min
The foundation the Orlando Magic laid at Summer...
The Orlando Magic finished Summer League hoping they have left a foundation they can build on.
28 min
Catching up on Summer League and the Jamahl Mos...
The Orlando Magic have had an interesting Summer League run that has revealed some of the way Jamahl Mosley plans to coach his team.
33 min
Jalen Suggs Jalen Suggs Jalen Suggs
Jalen Suggs had a stellar Summer League debut, leading the Orlando Magic to an overtime win.
29 min
Progress and improvement are Orlando Magic's Su...
The Orlando Magic begin their Summer League schedule Monday. But the overall goal is not wins, but progress and improvement through the week.
33 min
Let's learn Jamahl Mosley's coachisms
The Orlando Magic started practice for Summer League in Las Vegas and we are getting our first glimpses of Jamahl Mosley as coach.
24 min
Wendell Carter and the Magic's centers of atten...
The Orlando Magic made their first free agent signing, shoring up their center position with Robin Lopez. The position as a whole will present interesting dilemmas.
24 min
Meet Jalen Suggs with Locked On Zags
The Orlando Magic have been predictably quiet in free agency, so we open the season with a chat with Locked On Zags' Steven Karr to learn more about Jalen Suggs.
39 min
The Season Finale: Jalen Suggs is a big deal fo...
The Orlando Magic are turning the page to the 2022 season with a big deal on the roster in drafting Jalen Suggs.
54 min
Jalen Suggs and Franz Wagner fit the culture
Jalen Suggs and Franz Wagner arrived in Orlando and it is clear they fit the culture the Magic are trying to build.
23 min
Orlando Magic build their foundation with Jalen...
The Orlando Magic certainly feel fortunate to land a potential star in Jalen Suggs. But more importantly, they used their draft night to build their foundation.
29 min
Orlando Magic Draft Day: Get the best players, ...
Draft day is finally here. The Orlando Magic will look to build their future and take the best player they can to start their rebuild.
32 min
Orlando Magic's goal? Get the best players, duh
The Orlando Magic have one goal coming out of this draft: Grab the best players they can.
31 min
Orlando Magic Draft: Fit has to matter a little
The Orlando Magic need talent first and foremost, but they also should consider fit as they make their selection on draft night.
27 min
Orlando Magic sitting one week before the Draft
The Orlando Magic have a lot on the plate as they prepare for the NBA Draft next week.
67 min
Orlando Magic NBA Draft preview with Aaron Gold...
The Orlando Magic have one week to go before the NBA Draft. We go over all the possibilities with Orlando Pinstriped Post's Aaron Goldstone.
58 min
Jonathan Kuminga wants to be your star
Jonathan Kuminga worked out for the Orlando Magic and displayed a quiet confidence that he is indeed the star the team is looking for.
40 min
The Orlando Magic's strategy at No. 5
The Orlando Magic will pick fifth, which leaves them in a tricky spot after the celebrated top four. We get into what the Magic's strategy and thought process should be.
27 min
Orlando Magic players eager for a fresh look
The Orlando Magic are getting a fresh start with a new coach in Jamahl Mosley. And several players on the team need the new look.
28 min
Draft strategy and the Barnes/Kuminga debate
The Orlando Magic have two picks and that should set a clear strategy and thought process for them to follow during the draft.
33 min
Jalen Green is a lot of what the Orlando Magic ...
As the Orlando Magic watch the NBA Finals, a scorer is a clear need for the team. It is easy to see why Jalen Green is such an exciting prospect.
30 min
What's next for Jamahl Mosley and the Magic + J...
The Orlando Magic have their coach, so what comes next for Jamahl Mosley?
26 min
Meet Jamahl Mosley
The Orlando Magic introduced Jamahl Mosley to the media on Monday as he gets set to begin rebuilding the Orlando Magic.
29 min
Orlando Magic have their man: Jamahl Mosley
The Orlando Magic have hired Jamahl Mosley as the team's next head coach. We break down what he brings to the team.
33 min
The Orlando Magic probably have a coach now
The Orlando Magic appear to be zeroing in on a new coach in Jamahl Mosley. For a team in need of player development, he fits the bill.
26 min
Orlando Magic trading up options: Finding a fra...
The Orlando Magic will no doubt be trying to trade up in this draft. We look at the options to do so with the No. 4 pick Toronto Raptors.
42 min
The Orlando Magic need shooting? Meet Corey Kis...
The Orlando Magic worked out Gonzaga forward Corey Kispert as he aims to show he is much more than a shooter.
26 min
Orlando Magic coaching search nears an end
The Orlando Magic have begun second round of interviews as their coaching search seems to have winnowed down and is beginning to wind down.
26 min
The Orlando Magic definitely have a type
The Orlando Magic coaching search is entering a new phase and it is clear they have a type as their search continues.
32 min
Staying home for the coaching search and Moses ...
With the LA Clippers eliminated, expect the Orlando Magic's coaching search to heat up. Plus I break down Moses Moody's draft prospects.
33 min
Penny Hardaway has left the chat
After a few days of rumors bringing Anfernee Hardaway to the Orlando Magic, he has withdrawn from the coaching search.
28 min
The NBA Draft Combine Movers and Shakers
The NBA Draft Combine saw some players impress, other players confirm and others make their names.
36 min
Penny Hardaway has entered the chat
The Orlando Magic's coaching search took a nostalgic turn as Penny Hardaway reportedly had a strong interview.
30 min
Post-Lottery Therapy Sessions
The disappointment of the Draft Lottery is starting to wear off as the Orlando Magic focus on what comes next. We talk it out in this week's Spotify Green Room.
65 min
Lottery disappointment, the Magic land fifth
The Orlando Magic bet on the NBA Draft Lottery and it disappointed them, handing them the fifth overall pick.
29 min
3 final spins before the Lottery
It is NBA Draft Lottery day so we are taking our final spins of the Lottery to see what the Orlando Magic might do.
36 min
Jeff Weltman in focus as the Draft Lottery nears
The Orlando Magic tore down their rebuild and Jeff Weltman got some kudos. Where does that leave him and the Magic this offseason?
35 min
Locked On NBA Mock Draft 3.0
It is almost Lottery time and so we review Locked On NBA Mock Draft 3.0.
30 min
It has been a week (or two days)
It was a wild and newsworthy two days in the NBA. How the coaching changes and rumors flying around the league affect the Orlando Magic.
59 min
What the Orlando Magic are looking for in their...
The Orlando Magic are starting to get a solid (public) list of coaching candidates and they all have one skill in common -- the ability to develop and motivate young players.
25 min
New Kidd in town?
The Orlando Magic coaching search continues with a report they will interview Jason Kidd. Plus which veterans will the Orlando Magic keep around?
34 min
The early coaching tea leaves
It has been a week since the Orlando Magic coaching job hit the market and we are beginning to see some candidates take shape.
32 min
Waiting for the Draft Lottery
The Orlando Magic are waiting for the Draft Lottery to help them set their future and plan out their team for next year.
60 min
Jalen Green or Evan Mobley, it's Mock Draft 2.0!
The Locked On Mock Draft 2.0 is done. And it left the Orlando Magic with a central question for their rebuild.
32 min
Rookie successes
The Orlando Magic had few things to cheer about this season. Their rookies in Chuma Okeke and Cole Anthony were some of the few.
29 min
The early coaching list
The Orlando Magic have begun their coaching search in earnest so we look at the early names getting some buzz.
32 min
Orlando Magic part ways with Steve Clifford
The Orlando Magic's vision for the future no longer aligned with coach Steve Clifford's. And so the team is now looking for a new coach.
29 min
The Magic's cap situation and knowing when to g...
The Orlando Magic have indeed cleared up the cap sheet and have set themselves back up for free agency. The biggest challenge though is knowing when to go for it.
34 min
What's the deal with the trade exception and ot...
The Orlando Magic will be focused on the draft, but the unspoken tool the team has is a massive trade exception acquired from the Boston Celtics.
29 min
The First Locked On Mock Draft
We have completed our first Locked On Mock Draft this season. I review my thought process in my haul and break down the big decision ahead for the Magic.
32 min
A defense for Orlando
LeBron James came for Orlando and we are here to defend the City Beautiful.
32 min
Rookie Review with Cody Taylor of RookieWire
The Orlando Magic were front and center with rookies this year as they built up a great group of young players. We turn to RookieWire's Cody Taylor to give us a look at the rookie class.
60 min
Orlando Magic Player Evaluations: One center le...
The Orlando Magic's center position saw a major shift as one of the all-time franchise greats left and a promising new center arrived.
30 min
What is real for R.J. Hampton?
R.J. Hampton deservedly won Rookie of the Month, but his numbers are a bit inflated. So what was real about his final month of the season?
31 min
First Mock Draft Run Through
We ran through our first NBA Mock Draft for the Orlando Magic as we begin to highlight what the Magic are looking for and who they should be looking at.
30 min
Early playoff lessons and reactions
The NBA Playoffs are here! And while the Orlando Magic are not in them, we are still drawing lessons from them.
29 min
Steve Clifford is the right guy
The Orlando Magic should be reviewing every part of their franchise after a disappointing season. That review should review Steve Clifford is the right coach to lead this team.
30 min
The optimistic look to the future
Jeff Weltman is ready to move forward after a rough season as he views a bright future for the Orlando Magic.
46 min
What comes next?
The Orlando Magic season is officially over. So what comes next for the team as we decompress from a long year?
29 min
Hope is all that is left after the end
The Orlando Magic finished the job, securing the top odds in the Lottery. All they have to sell is hope after a dismal season.
28 min
No consistency, no execution, two games left
The Orlando Magic are drifting toward the end of their season as they again struggled to execute and build off a solid effort in their last game.
27 min
Orlando Magic speak up and be prepared
After Sunday's loss a key veteran spoke up and delivered a message to the team. While the Orlando Magic still lost, that message was received.
32 min
Orlando Magic laying a new foundation to close ...
The Orlando Magic are already thinking about next season and how they can lay their foundation now to help build momentum toward the offseason.
27 min
Orlando Magic's first rebuild happens at home
The Orlando Magic will have to rebuild themselves again next year. The first place htey need to start is with rebuilding their play at home at the Amway Center.
31 min
Orlando Magic stat hunting in the final weeks, ...
The Orlando Magic are winding down their season and we have seen some impressive performances. We put those performances in context and think about what the Magic's draft strategy should be.
72 min
Orlando Magic must make the last games meaningful
The Orlando Magic got a dose of reality as the Boston Celtics took care of them quickly.
26 min
The Orlando Magic care not for your tank
The Orlando Magic tried to disadvantage themselves in a win over the Detroit Pistons. But their young players keep coming through for wins.
34 min
It's a Cole Cole world
The Orlando Magic are playing with bravado and swagger as Cole Anthony continues to point the way toward the future.
33 min
Lunch with Locked On Magic Locker Room
We head to the Locker Room to discuss the Orlando Magic this week, their chances they already have a star and what happens the rest of the season.
49 min
Early Draft Prep with Richard Stayman + The Mag...
The Orlando Magic won a game behind Cole Anthony's heroics. Plus Richard Stayman of Locked On NBA Draft joins us for an early draft preview.
51 min
The no-good, terrible, awful season the Magic h...
The Orlando Magic have had a terrible season beset by bad luck and injuries. But at least Cole Anthony has played well.
30 min
The "good loss"
The Orlando Magic competed to the end and had a chance to win they let slip through their fingers. It is an important learning moment for the team.
32 min
Another game, another injury (please let this s...
The Orlando Magic saw another catastrophic injury occur as the team has done its best to stick together through an unusually horrid season.
32 min
Steve Clifford tests positive for COVID + Orlan...
Orlando Magic coach Steve Clifford tests positive for COVID-19 and will be out at least for Sunday. Plus I finish my chat for our one-month checkup after the trade deadline.
51 min
Orlando Magic one-month post-deadline checkup p...
The Orlando Magic have gone one month since the NBA trade deadline. We check in on how the team is doing and where they still have some work to do.
57 min
Simply not good enough
The Orlando Magic got blown out home in embarrassing fashion as their team is simply not good enough even to get a learning experience out of games right now.
34 min
Cole's world is getting bigger
Cole Anthony has returned from injury and is displaying a ton of growth and promise as the Orlando Magic wind down their season.
28 min
A lot of positives, but the Orlando Magic's sho...
The Orlando Magic did a lot of things well in a loss to the Atlanta Hawks, but their shooting continues to be the biggest factor holding them back.
30 min
It's still about pace, baby
The Orlando Magic's offense has been pretty terrible. The key to it becoming better is still about our favorite buzz word: Pace.
32 min
Orlando Magic living through their lessons to l...
The Orlando Magic again struggled to make adjustments as they saw their first half lead evaporate and another chance to make progress slip away.
32 min
Orlando Magic won the trade Locker Room party
The Orlando Magic showed plenty of exciting signs in a win over the Chicago Bulls. We break it down and more in this week's Locker Room.
73 min
The Orlando Magic won the trade, right?
The Orlando Magic defeated the Chicago Bulls getting a spirited and physical effort from several players.
27 min
What was lost in the third quarter of the Magic...
Everything changed for the Orlando Magic in the third quarter of the season. What was lost has hurt the team in the present as they try to map out their future.
27 min
Orlando Magic need to make the most of their fi...
The Orlando Magic are limping into the final quarter of their season as they try to figure out how to get the most of their young roster.
31 min
The Orlando Magic learned nothing
The Orlando Magic got beat up by the Milwaukee Bucks as they struggle to carve an identity. They seemed to learn nothing from their loss.
34 min
Locker Room Friday: Orlando Magic embrace the y...
The Orlando Magic are fully embracing the youth movement. We head into the Locker Room for your questions and thoughts.
62 min
Cole Anthony is back and all about the team
Cole Anthony makes his triumphant return for the Orlando Magic and looked no worse for the wear after two months on the shelf.
28 min
Orlando Magic back to basics on the glass
The Orlando Magic have some fundamental tenets that are vital to their chances to winning. Rebounding is first among them and it has been an area they have struggled so far.
29 min
R.J. Hampton gets his chance
The Orlando Magic are proving to be a great proving ground for young players like R.J. Hampton.
29 min
Effort is only half the battle, Orlando Magic n...
The Orlando Magic have shown plenty of effort, but their attention to detail wanes and the Magic are losing because of it.
39 min
Locker Room Rebroadcast: The new path forward
I went into the Locker Room to chat about what comes next for the Orlando Magic and answer some of your questions after a <gasp> win streak.
51 min
Orlando Magic fight for their new identity
The Orlando Magic pick up another gutsy win over the New Orleans Pelicans as the outlines of a new identity have begun to form.
35 min
Orlando Magic reset their rotation
The Orlando Magic are still working to integrate new players and get comfortable with them on the floor. That will bring with it a reset to the team's rotations.
22 min
Heart and Hustle 2.0 (again, probably)
The Orlando Magic picked up a stunning victory over the LA Clippers thanks to a spirited effort. That will be key to the rest of the season.
35 min
Back to basics and getting organized
The Orlando Magic are going back to basics as they try to get organized with their new roster.
30 min
The new standard, same as the old standard
The Orlando Magic are not changing their standard or expectations just because they made some roster changes.
38 min
The Orlando Magic and their new path
The Orlando Magic are striking a new path. We hear from Jeff Weltman about why the team hit reset and we hear from you about what comes next.
54 min
The Orlando Magic have made their moves, shifting and changing the franchise with three trades that have completely flipped the team on its head.
33 min
One Last Time
The Orlando Magic defeat the Phoenix Suns in what might be Evan Fournier's last game in an Orlando Magic uniform as the trade deadline has arrived.
41 min