2002–03 Orlando Magic season

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2002–03 Orlando Magic season
Head coach Doc Rivers
Arena TD Waterhouse Centre
Results
Record 42–40 (.512)
Place Division: 4th (Atlantic)
Conference: 8th (Eastern)
Playoff finish East First Round (eliminated 3-4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 2001–02 2003–04 >

The 2002–03 season was the 14th season of the Orlando Magic in the National Basketball Association (NBA).[1] The Magic made it to the playoffs with a record of 42–40, and lost in the first round to the top-seeded Detroit Pistons, four games to three.

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 2002 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality School/Club Team
1 18 Curtis Borchardt C  United States Stanford

Roster[edit]

10 Darrell Armstrong PG 6-0 170 June 22, 1968 8 Fayetteville State University

31 Pat Burke C 6-11 250 December 14, 1973 R Auburn University

55 Andrew DeClercq C 6-10 230 February 1, 1973 7 University of Florida

8 Pat Garrity PF 6-9 238 August 23, 1976 4 University of Notre Dame

7 Gordan Giricek SF 6-6 210 June 20, 1977 R

9 Drew Gooden PF 6-10 230 September 24, 1981 R University of Kansas

54 Horace Grant PF 6-10 215 July 4, 1965 15 Clemson University

33 Grant Hill SF 6-8 225 October 5, 1972 8 Duke University

4 Ryan Humphrey PF 6-8 235 July 24, 1979 R University of Notre Dame

34 Steven Hunter C 7-0 220 October 31, 1981 1 DePaul University

40 Shawn Kemp C 6-10 230 November 26, 1969 13 Trinity Valley Community College

1 Tracy McGrady SG 6-8 210 May 24, 1979 5

50 Mike Miller SF 6-8 218 February 19, 1980 2 University of Florida

00 Olumide Oyedeji C 6-10 240 May 11, 1981 2

5 Jeryl Sasser SG 6-6 200 February 13, 1979 1 Southern Methodist University

11 Jacque Vaughn PG 6-1 190 February 11, 1975 5 University of Kansas

12 Chris Whitney PG 6-0 168 October 5, 1971 9 Clemson University

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Atlantic Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-New Jersey Nets 49 33 .598 33–8 16–25 16–8
x-Philadelphia 76ers 48 34 .585 1 25–16 23–18 17–7
x-Boston Celtics 44 38 .537 5 25–16 19–22 13–12
x-Orlando Magic 42 40 .512 7 26–15 16–25 14–11
Washington Wizards 37 45 .451 12 23–18 14–27 11–13
New York Knicks 37 45 .451 12 24–17 13–28 9–15
Miami Heat 25 57 .305 24 16–25 9–32 5–19


# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Detroit Pistons 50 32 .610
2 y-New Jersey Nets 49 33 .598 1
3 x-Indiana Pacers 48 34 .585 2
4 x-Philadelphia 76ers 48 34 .585 2
5 x-New Orleans Hornets 47 35 .573 3
6 x-Boston Celtics 44 38 .537 6
7 x-Milwaukee Bucks 42 40 .512 8
8 x-Orlando Magic 42 40 .512 8
9 New York Knicks 37 45 .451 13
9 Washington Wizards 37 45 .451 13
11 Atlanta Hawks 35 47 .427 15
12 Chicago Bulls 30 52 .366 20
13 Miami Heat 25 57 .305 25
14 Toronto Raptors 24 58 .293 26
15 Cleveland Cavaliers 17 65 .207 33


z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

East First Round[edit]

(1) Detroit Pistons vs. (8) Orlando Magic Last Playoff Meeting: 1996 Eastern Conference First Round (Orlando won 3-0)

Game Date Visitor Score Home Score Record

(ORL-DET)

Venue TV Time Recap
1 April 20 Orlando 99 Detroit 94 1-0 The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills ESPN 12:30et Recap
2 April 23 Orlando 77 Detroit 89 1-1 The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills NBA TV 8:00et Recap
3 April 25 Detroit 80 Orlando 89 2-1 TD Waterhouse Centre, Orlando ESPN 8:00et Recap
4 April 27 Detroit 92 Orlando 100 3-1 TD Waterhouse Centre, Orlando ESPN 5:30et Recap
5 April 30 Orlando 67 Detroit 98 3-2 The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills NBA TV 7:30et Recap
6 May 2 Detroit 103 Orlando 88 3–3 TD Waterhouse Centre, Orlando NBA TV 7:30et Recap
7 May 4 Orlando 93 Detroit 108 3–4 The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills ESPN 12:30et Recap
Detroit wins series 4–3

Player statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Awards and honors[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]