Info & Stats: Orlando Magic Head Coach

All Topics: Opening Night win over Miami | Nerves on opening | Crunch time play vs. Miami | Jonathan Isaac is a special defensive talent | Embracing small ball now | Playing the right style of play now | Playing to players strengths | Playing bigger with Indiana when he had David West and Roy Hibbert | Playing with physicality in small ball |

Oct 19th 2017

Frank on Jonathan Isaac: “A special defensive talent.”


June 23rd 2017

All Topics: NBA Draft | Additions to team | Selecting Jonathan Isaac with the sixth overall pick | Style of play in the NBA | Roster | Developing players | Learning curve | Mid-season style of play changes | Missing the postseason | Wesley Iwundu |


Frank on what it was like missing the playoffs: “Miserable.”



May 24th 2016

All Topics: End of season with Indiana | Indiana not taking him back | Craziest last two weeks of his life | Would have stayed in Indiana for the rest of his life | Talent in Orlando | So much to like about Orlando | Big believer in defense | Larry Bird pace comments | Always being aligned with Larry | Does believe in fast basketball | Not surprising Toronto has evened their series up with Cleveland |

Frank on his recent whirlwind that’s had him leaving Indiana and headed to Orlando: “Craziest two weeks of my life.”


Jan 23rd 2014

All Topics: Losing to the Suns last night | Suns shot making was remarkable | Having the best record in the NBA | Home court advantage | Miami being the two time defending champs | Likes their chances against Miami this season | Understanding it’s going to take greatness to beat greatness | Paul George’s improvement | Lance Stephenson’s growth | How their roster was built | Larry Bird story | Jim O’Brien | Learning from O’Brien | Working with Larry

Frank on the mentality they need to beat Miami in the playoffs: “Understanding it’s going to take greatness to beat greatness.”


Mar 29th 2013

All Topics: Big win over Dallas last night | Very proud of our guys about how dialed in they’re on defense | Offense is a work in progress but it’s coming along | Paul George | Danny Granger being out has been a silver lining for Paul George | Granger needing surgery on his left knee | Granger being done for the season is a huge blow | Guys stepping up in Granger’s place | Orlando Johnson | Orlando is a sponge | Did mention to his guys that Dallas had a shaving party planned if they beat them | 2 seed in the Eastern Conference | Chicago snapping Miami’s winning streak | Playing physical against Miami | Rick Pitino | Working with Rick | Rick said he was a special case | How he got a gig with Pitino |

Frank on losing Danny Granger for the season: “It was a huge blow.”


May 11, 2012:

Frank on his Indiana Pacers squad: “I believe we can win the entire thing this year.”


Dec 14, 2011:

Frank on what Brian Shaw brings to the Indiana Pacers coaching staff: “Championship experience.”


Apr 11, 2011:

Frank on playing the #1 seed Chicago Bulls in the Playoffs: “We think we match up well.”



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