The Best Orlando Magic Coaches Of All Time

10. Chris Jent

Chris Jent

Jent's  2nd Season with the Orlando Magic went in good capacity . He was appointed interim head coach for the final 18 games of the 2004–05 season (going 5–13), after  the dismissal of Johnny Davis.

9. Frank Vogel

Frank Vogel

On May 2016, Vogel became the head coach of the Orlando Magic, who oversaw a young, developing team. He went 54–110, missing the playoffs both seasons. On April 12, 2018, Vogel was fired by the Magic after the completion of the 2017–18 season.

8. Jamahl Mosley

Jamahl Mosley

Since his playing career, Mosely has been long respected. Sixteen years later, he is the head coach of the Orlando Magic — using the lessons he learned through a work ethic instilled in him from birth. 

7. Scott Skiles

Scott Skiles

The team's erstwhile point guard Skiles joined the Orlando Magic on May 29, 2015  as the franchise's 12th head coach. After coaching for one season, he stepped down , claiming he was "not the right head coach" for the Magic. 

6. Matt Guokas

Matt Guokas

Serving as the first coach of the Orlando Magic, Matt directed the team through its first four years, the last of which saw the Magic come within one game of making the playoffs in Shaquille O'Neal's rookie year. 

5. Chuck Daly

Chuck Daly

After a short respite, Daly returned to coaching with the Orlando Magic at the beginning of the 1997–98 season. Daly served two seasons with the Magic before deciding to retire permanently. 

4. Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers

Rivers won the Coach of the Year award in 2000 after his first year with the Magic. The team made the postseason in Rivers's next three years as head coach, but he was fired in 2003 after a 1–10 start to the season. 

3. Steve Clifford

Steve Clifford

On May 2018, Clifford stepped in as the head coach of the Orlando Magic. Despite a dismal start,he led the Magic on a dramatic turn-around,clinching the Magic's first Southeast Division title since the 2009–10 season.  

2. Brian Hill

Brian Hill

He was the head coach of the Orlando Magic from 1993 to 1997 and is the Magic's most successful coach with a record of 191–104. During that time period, he led the Magic to their first NBA Finals in 1995 and also led the team to a 60–22 record the following season. 

1. Stan Van Gundy

Stan Van Gundy

Van Gundy's first season with the Magic, he guided them to a 52-win season, earning the team's first division championship since the 1995–96 season. Van Gundy and the Magic won 59 games in 2008–09, the second most in franchise history .