NBA The Best Orlando Magic of All Time  

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A list of the best Orlando Magic of all time. Formed in 1989, the Orlando Magic's time as a franchise as been as topsy-turvy as a theme park rollercoaster. The Magic have seen some magical years and some bad ones as well. Whenever things looked bleak for Orlando, a superstar player would magically appear on its roster.The franchise may be known mostly for big name stars bolting the city for larger markets, the best Magic players are some of the greatest in NBA history. Shaquille O'Neal was the first superstar to play for the Magic. During his time in Orlando, Shaq was the best young player in the league. Between he and Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway, the Magic had two of the brightest stars in the league. 

After Shaq bolted for Los Angeles and Hardaway had major knee surgery that made a shell of his former self, the Magic looked to find two new superstars to replace them. In came Tracy McGrady and Grant Hill. While Hill was hampered by injuries, McGrady developed into one of the greatest Magic players of all time. When McGrady left, Dwight Howard arrived to take over. As the best center in the NBA, Howard took the Magic to the NBA Finals in 2009. But like Shaq, Howard skipped town when he was traded to Los Angeles in 2012. 

Orlando has had some of the best current players in the NBA on its team since it came into the league, a number that would make other teams jealous. It's hard landing one superstar, nevertheless a number of the greatest players in basketball history, but the Magic have done exactly that.

This is a list of the best Orlando Magic of all time. If you think someone should be on this list and isn't, feel free to add him. Vote or rerank this according to who you think should be considered the greatest Orlando Magic player in team history.
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569 124
Shaquille O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time

2
525 119
Tracy McGrady is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Tracy McGrady Shooting guard, Small forward

3
506 104
Penny Hardaway is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Penny Hardaway Point guard, Shooting guard

4
436 142
Dwight Howard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Dwight Howard Power forward, Center

5
251 97
Grant Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Grant Hill Small forward

6
215 91
Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Horace Grant Power forward, Center

7
187 93
Nick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Nick Anderson Shooting guard, Small forward

8
184 86
Dennis Scott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Dennis Scott Small forward

9
122 69
Scott Skiles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Scott Skiles Point guard

10
149 116
Jameer Nelson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Jameer Nelson Point guard

11
141 87
Victor Oladipo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
tom-charbono added Victor Oladipo Shooting guard

12
100 46
Nikola Vučević is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Nikola Vučević Power forward, Center

13
165 83
Hedo Türkoğlu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Hedo Türkoğlu Small forward, Power forward, Point forward

14
115 37
Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Daniel Adeghe added Vince Carter Shooting guard, Small forward

The Best Orlando Magic Point Guards of All Time

15
122 64
Rashard Lewis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Rashard Lewis Small forward, Power forward

16
91 46
J. J. Redick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added J. J. Redick Point guard, Shooting guard

17
78 16
Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
mcminnmt added Aaron Gordon Forward

18
82 62
Darrell Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Darrell Armstrong Point guard

19
52 39
Bo Outlaw is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
slaft added Bo Outlaw Power forward, Center, Forward-center

20
86 59
Steve Francis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Steve Francis Point guard, Shooting guard

21
72 38
Tim Hardaway is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
mandyclark25 added Tim Hardaway Point guard

The Best Pyramid Brewery Beers

22
52 37
Evan Fournier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
tom-charbono added Evan Fournier Shooting guard

23
65 55
Mike Miller is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Mike Miller Shooting guard, Small forward

24
55 69
Arron Afflalo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
lior.kantor2003 added Arron Afflalo Shooting guard

25
41 39
Tobias Harris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Tobias Harris Small forward, Power forward

26
50 35
Serge Ibaka is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Serge Ibaka Power forward, Center

27
48 35
Elfrid Payton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
hthmas58 added Elfrid Payton Point guard

28
43 21
Patrick Ewing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
KobeBean24 added Patrick Ewing Center

The Best Orlando Magic Centers of All Time

29
25 25
Glen Davis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
CMCSS03 added Glen Davis Small forward, Power forward, Center

30
40 32
Ryan Anderson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
slaft added Ryan Anderson Power forward

31
71 41
Ben Wallace is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Ben Wallace Power forward, Center

32
29 19
Bismack Biyombo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Tamis1966 added Bismack Biyombo Power forward, Center

33
36 37
Marcin Gortat is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
slaft added Marcin Gortat Center

34
26 28
Brian Shaw is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
MarkVictorMalazarte added Brian Shaw

35
17 18
Jeff Green is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Tamis1966 added Jeff Green Small forward, Power forward

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36
16 19
Corey Maggette is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
CMCSS03 added Corey Maggette Shooting guard, Small forward

37
15 39
Anthony Bowie is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Anthony Bowie

38
18 26
Brandon Jennings is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
DaNerd added Brandon Jennings Point guard

39
22 34
Brandon Bass is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
slaft added Brandon Bass Power forward

40
18 13
Courtney Lee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Courtney Lee Shooting guard, Small forward

41
12 38
Pat Garrity is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Pat Garrity Small forward, Power forward

42
12 29
Donald Royal is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Donald Royal

The Best Orlando Magic Small Forwards of All Time

43
8 17
Matt Harpring is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
mcminnmt added Matt Harpring Shooting guard, Small forward

44
13 27
Jeff Turner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Jeff Turner Power forward, Center

45
13 7
Kevin Garnett is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
1514942250244 added Kevin Garnett Power forward

46
9 33
Derek Strong is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
johnny-hernandez added Derek Strong Small forward, Power forward

47
7 2
Terrence Ross is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
1514942250244 added Terrence Ross

48
7 3
J. R. Smith is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
1514942250244 added J. R. Smith Shooting guard

49
4 2
Khem Birch is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
1514942250244 added Khem Birch

50
9 16
Tony Battie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Orlando Magic of All Time
Tony Battie Power forward, Center