Byron said Kobe, Chris Paul and Magic are most competitive people they've met
Harris and the Magic have not had "negotiations" on his deal for some time - Magic seem more interested in matching an offer sheet.
Orlando Magic and Tobias Harris in basically same place as Butler... Magic started at $8-9mil - Harris' camp seeking significantly more.
Tobias Harris' camp has tried to re-engage extension talks with Orlando, but there's no traction from the Magic, league sources tell RealGM.
Couple Wiz-Magic thoughts. 1. Wall was great. 2. Otto needs to play more 3. Second unit needs Nene 4. Staying big hurt WAS defensively late
Nikola Vucevic averaging 19.5 points, 17 rebounds and 2 blocks through the Magic's first two games this season
The Magic have outscored the Wizards 27-14 in the fourth quarter and now trail 96-93 with 3:26 to go.
Thabeet will play for former Orlando Magic GM Otis Smith with expansion Grand Rapids Drive in hopes of playing his way back to the NBA ASAP
The Magic have improved on the boards tonight, only giving up 3 offensive rebounds and 4 second-chance points.
Magic C Nik Vucevic has 12 points and 6 rebounds with nearly 4 minutes until halftime. I'll have what's he's having.
Tobias Harris isn't exactly persuading the Magic to green light a contract extension in his honor: 0-for-4 for 1 point.
The Magic hav emade 17 of their 28 shot attempts (61%), but the 11 turnovers have hurt them badly.
Magic buried by avalanche of turnovers. Eight in first 10 minutes. Yikes.
The Magic are so intent on playing at a fast pace that they're turning the ball over, with 8 TOs in the game's first 9 minutes
Channing Frye hits 1st basket as a Magic player at 6:11 in 1st Q.. He must have got tired of running for that long without taking a shot.
Channing Frye makes his first Magic shot attempt, a 21-foot jumper, to put Orlando ahead 14-11.
The Magic have been very careless so far: 4 turnovers in the first 5 minutes.
Evan Fournier looks really good for the Magic. He has 7 of Orlando's first 10 points.
Elfrid Payton recorded assists on the Magic's first 3 field goals.
You know the Magic are a young team when Moe Harkless goes to put on his shoe and jellybeans come pouring out, courtesy of Elfrid Payton.
Best news awaiting Magic tonight for home-opener: Anthony Davis nowhere in sight.
Magic still waiting on G Victor Oladipo to return from facial surgery, likely three more weeks, maybe sooner.
Channing Frye, back from knee sprain, will play in his first game of any kind for Magic tonight vs. WASH. He'll start. So much for easing in