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Next moves for the Magic: Is Orlando on the rise?

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The Orlando Magic proved this year that sometimes the best offseason addition is hiring the right coach. After inheriting a team that won 25 games in 2017-18, Steve Clifford and Orlando won 42 games and returned to the playoffs for the first time since 2012.

The challenge now comes with meeting those same expectations next season.

With Orlando eliminated from the postseason, let's look ahead to the free agency, draft and trade decisions facing this franchise in the offseason.

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