Category: Pat Williams

Pat Williams Believes it was ‘Beautiful’ for Magic to Beat Dwight Howard, Calls Last 12 Months Tumultuous for Orlando

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

There's no hiding the fact that the Orlando Magic organization was happy to beat Dwight Howard and his new Los Angeles Lakers team this past Sunday, 113-103. Just take a listen to Pat Williams in the following interview. The Magic's senior vice president opens up about what went wrong for Howard ...

Pat Williams on the Stan Van Gundy – Dwight Howard saga: “I have been in this league 44 years and never seen anything like this year.”

Monday, April 9th, 2012

The Stan Van Gundy-Dwight Howard saga has quickly developed into an embarrassment for the Orlando Magic. The last time we heard from Van Gundy, he was defending his star player in the hopes that he would stay with the organization past the trade deadline. Howard waffled on his decision throughout ...

Orlando’s Dwightmare Is Over…At Least for Now

Friday, March 16th, 2012

It was 16 years ago when the Orlando Magic saw Shaquille O’Neal leave the Magic Kingdom  for Los Angeles. That’s why they were willing to take so many calls about All-Star center Dwight Howard prior to the trade deadline. The Magic were going to do everything to make sure history ...

Pat Williams Doesn’t Think it’s Panic Time yet in Orlando

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

After the Magic swept through the first two rounds of the Eastern Conference playoffs against Charlotte and Atlanta, Orlando looked like a team that was determined to defend their Eastern Conference crown and make a return to the NBA Finals.  However, the Celtics, fresh off their upset over the Cavs, ...

Pat Williams Talks About Orlando’s Run in the Playoffs

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

Pat Williams. Awesome dude. Brilliant mind. Senior VP of a great basketball team. Second smartest basketball mind in my family, coincidentally. And right now, he's feeling really, really good about the Orlando Magic's chances to make it to the Finals (although I assume; he doesn't actually say that). But he does ...