2011-2012 Orlando Magic Coaching Staff And Support Staff
Many people look at the Orlando Magic and just think about the players. However, the team is more than just the players. The team includes the coaching staff and the support staff. Once again, for the 2011-2012, Stan Van Gundy will be at the helm as the head coach. To help Van Gundy, he as five assistant coaches, a strength and conditioning coach and an athletic trainer and a strength and conditioning coordinator.
In 2007 Van Gundy came to the magic and led them to the division crown.The full explanation can be found at http://kobebeefnba.com/2011/08/03/stan-van-gundy-has-skills/ The assistant coaches, are usually assigned certain games and they need to come up with a game plan to put the Magic on the winning end. The trainers and conditioners, help the players to get in shape. They do this so they can do all the running they have to do, but also, so they will not injure themselves easily.
There is also front office support staff that play a big roll in the Magic’s success. There is the communications department, in charge of the programming and other communications, the public relations department, The general manager and the team announcers. All of these teams have one thing in common, a love for basketball and a love for the Magic.