1990–91 Orlando Magic season

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1990–91 Orlando Magic season
Head coach Matt Guokas
Arena Orlando Arena
Results
Record 31–51 (.378)
Place Division: 4th (Midwest)
Conference: 9th (Western)
Playoff finish DNQ

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television SportsChannel Florida, Sunshine Network, WKCF
Radio WFLF
< 1989–90 1991–92 >

The 1990-91 NBA season was the Magic's 2nd season in the NBA.[1] After playing in the Central Division in the East, the Magic would move into the Western Conference and settle into the Midwest Division. The Magic continued to struggle through the first half of their second season, losing 22 of their first 27 games on their way to posting an 11–33 mark through January. However, they would post a winning record in February as they won 8 of 11 games. The Magic finished fourth in the Midwest Division with a 31–51 record. Point guard Scott Skiles averaged 17.2 points, 8.4 assists per game and was named Most Improved Player of The Year. Rookie Dennis Scott averaged 15.7 points per game and led the team with 125 three-point field goals.

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1990 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality School/Club Team
1 4 Dennis Scott SF  United States Georgia Tech

Roster[edit]

Orlando Magic roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
C 42 United States Acres, Mark 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Oral Roberts
SG 25 United States Anderson, Nick 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Illinois
SF 45 United States Ansley, Michael 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Alabama
PF 33 United States Catledge, Terry 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 220 lb (100 kg) South Alabama
C 34 United States Kite, Greg 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 250 lb (113 kg) Brigham Young
SF 35 United States Reynolds, Jerry 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 200 lb (91 kg) LSU
SF 3 United States Scott, Dennis 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 229 lb (104 kg) Georgia Tech
PG 4 United States Skiles, Scott 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Michigan State
SG 32 United States Smith, Otis 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Jacksonville
PF 31 United States Turner, Jeff 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Vanderbilt
PG 11 United States Vincent, Sam 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Michigan State
PG 20 United States Wiley, Morlon 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Long Beach State
Head coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Midwest Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-San Antonio Spurs 55 27 .671 33–8 22–19 20–8
x-Utah Jazz 54 28 .659 1 36–5 18–23 21-7
x-Houston Rockets 52 30 .634 3 31-10 21–20 20-8
Orlando Magic 31 51 .378 24 24-17 7–34 13–15
Minnesota Timberwolves 29 53 .354 26 21-20 8-33 9-19
Dallas Mavericks 28 54 .341 27 20-21 8–33 7-21
Denver Nuggets 20 62 .244 35 17-24 3-38 8–20
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot
# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Portland Trail Blazers 63 19 .768
2 y-San Antonio Spurs 55 27 .671 8
3 x-Los Angeles Lakers 58 24 .707 5
4 x-Phoenix Suns 55 27 .671 8
5 x-Utah Jazz 54 28 .659 9
6 x-Houston Rockets 52 30 .634 11
7 x-Golden State Warriors 44 38 .537 19
8 x-Seattle SuperSonics 41 41 .500 22
9 Orlando Magic 31 51 .378 32
10 Los Angeles Clippers 31 51 .378 32
11 Minnesota Timberwolves 29 53 .354 34
12 Dallas Mavericks 28 54 .341 35
13 Sacramento Kings 25 57 .305 38
14 Denver Nuggets 20 62 .244 43
z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

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
Player GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Mark Acres 68 0 19.3 .509 .333 .512 5.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 4.2
Nick Anderson 70 42 28.2 .467 .293 .668 5.5 1.5 1.1 0.6 14.1
Michael Ansley 67 1 13.1 .548 .000 .717 3.8 0.4 0.4 0.1 5.7
Terry Catledge 51 38 28.6 .462 .000 .624 7.0 1.1 0.7 0.2 14.6
Greg Kite 82 82 27.1 .491 .000 .512 7.2 0.7 0.3 1.0 4.8
Mark McNamara 2 0 6.5 .000 .000 .000 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Jerry Reynolds 80 9 23.0 .434 .294 .802 3.7 2.5 1.2 0.7 12.9
Dennis Scott 82 73 28.5 .425 .374 .750 2.9 1.6 0.8 0.3 15.7
Scott Skiles 79 66 34.4 .445 .408 .902 3.4 8.4 1.1 0.1 17.2
Otis Smith 75 39 25.1 .451 .196 .734 5.2 2.3 1.1 0.5 13.9
Jeff Turner 71 43 23.7 .487 .400 .759 5.1 1.4 0.4 0.1 8.6
Sam Vincent 49 17 19.9 .431 .158 .825 2.2 4.0 0.6 0.1 8.3
Morlon Wiley 34 0 10.3 .417 .500 .680 0.5 2.1 0.7 0.0 3.3
Howard Wright 8 0 17.0 .366 .000 .619 4.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 5.4

Awards and Records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

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