The Orlando Magic intend to reach out to Frank Vogel during their search for a new head coach, Magic general manager Rob Hennigan told the Orlando Sentinel on Friday. Vogel, who compiled a 250-181 record during his tenure as the Indiana Pacers’ coach, became available when the Pacers decided to let Vogel’s contract expire after this season.
September 20, 2017 | 10:26 pm EDT Update
Pat Boylan: Myles Turner wasn’t joking, Al Jefferson has apparently put in some serious physical conditioning work this offseason (photo via @Pacers)
September 20, 2017 | 6:16 pm EDT Update
Candace Buckner: Some #Wizards breaking news… Markieff Morris will undergo surgery this Friday. Expected to miss start of camp.
Morris, 28, will undergo sports hernia surgery Friday in St. Louis, according to several people with knowledge of the situation. While the timeline for his return to basketball activities is undetermined until surgery is complete, it should be expected that Morris will miss at least Wizards training camp, which begins Tuesday in Richmond. Morris recently received the diagnosis for surgery, according to a source, after spending parts of the summer working out in preparation for the upcoming season.