Stan Van Gundy out as Orlando Magic coach
It didn't take long for the Orlando Magic to make a move regarding their coach, Stan Van Gundy. Reports are indicating that Van Gundy, who was closing in on five years since being hired in Disney World, has been relieved of
(AP) — The Magic fired coach Stan Van Gundy and split with general manager Otis Smith on Monday, the culmination of a season in which Orlando was ensnared in a long-running soap opera with Dwight Howard and made another first-round playoff exit.
After a rocky season down in Orlando, (now former) Magic coach Stan Van Gundy has officially been relieved of his duties, while GM Otis Smith and the team have agreed to “mutually part ways.” More via NBA.com:”Orlando
By Royce Young | NBA Blogger Through the Dwightmare in Orlando, Stan Van Gundy has stood resolute, unshaken and uncompromised. He wasn't afraid to drop a bombshell that he was told Dwight Howard requested he be fired and didn't hold any reservations in
The Orlando Magic have announced that they are parting ways with coach Stan Van Gundy as well as GM Otis Smith. Follow that link if you want to read the generic “he was great for us” quotes from the owner that just fired him.