| Oct 6, 2011
| 1:36 PM
In an effort to address concerns and retain their most loyal customers, the Orlando Magic have been in contact with their 14,000-plus season-ticket holders about the NBA lockout since July.
The Magic have created what they’re calling their “...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 8:22 PM
The NBA announced Monday that it has canceled the first two weeks of the 2011-12 regular season after a seven-hour meeting in New York City between league officials and the players' union ended without a new collective bargaining agreement.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 8:26 PM
If you want to see Derrick Rose and the Bulls take on Dirk Nowitzki and the defending NBA champion Mavericks on Nov. 1, you'll have to fire up a video game.
That delicious matchup — as well as all teams' regular-season games from Nov. 1 to 14 ...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:58 AM
NEW YORK -- The NBA began a lockout of its players early Friday, a statement from the league said.
The lockout will continue until a new collective bargaining agreement is reached with the National Basketball Players Association.
| Apr 23, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Anthony Gill is returning to the site of one of his greatest days as a basketball player.
Two years ago, Gill had a chance in Charlottesville in the National Basketball Players Association Top 100 camp for high school players to face a guy that...
| May 21, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Orlando Magic and Otis Smith, the team’s president of basketball operations and general manager, have parted ways.
The Magic historically have promoted from within, elevating John Weisbrod to the general manager’s job in March 2004 and...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 12:26 PM
I detest the gag order that the NBA has imposed on its employees and on its teams, preventing them from making any comments about the league’s ongoing labor dispute.
I believe in the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which, among other...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:12 PM
Players union officials on Tuesday said they will not accept the offer that’s currently on the table from team owners, even though NBA Commissioner David Stern says the league’s next proposal will be much worse.
But Orlando Magic guard J.J....
| Nov 5, 2011
| 7:04 PM
A chance for basketball fans in Central Indiana to catch some professional basketball will not happen after all.
Late Saturday night, the Indy Pro Am announced that their "King Of The Castle" game against the Rio All Stars would be canceled, citing the...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 10:14 PM
The Orlando Magic would begin playing a 72-game regular season as early as Dec. 15, and the 2012 All-Star Game would be played Feb. 26 at Amway Center if the players’ union accepts a new offer from league owners.
Note the word “if.”...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 11:12 AM
The NBA lockout is still on-and it might be for a long time.
On Monday the NBA player's union rejected the latest labor proposal, which continues the lockout that began on July 1st.
During a news conference following the players union's rejection of...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:05 PM
In a statement sent to FOX40, Mayor Kevin Johnson seemed optimistic about the resolution of the NBA lockout.
The statement reads:
"It is often darkest before dawn. We have seen similar patterns of negotiations in past lock-outs. I remain hopeful...