| Feb 21, 2011
| 4:17 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The NBA might no longer be his league, and this All-Star celebration never felt like his weekend, but at the last moment Sunday night, Kobe Bryant had something to say about all that.
Los Angeles is still his town, he screamed over the...
| May 12, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The Orlando Magic's 2011-12 season will be remembered as one of the most turbulent seasons in franchise history. Let's review some of the ups and the downs.
Most outstanding player
Dwight Howard arguably regressed offensively and defensively, but he...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:57 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — An MRI exam Friday on Jason Richardson's injured left knee brought some good news for the Orlando Magic.
A team spokesman said the test revealed Richardson only has a bone bruise, and team officials are labeling the starting...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Orlando Magic All-Star center Dwight Howard Thursday smashed Wilt Chamberlain's 50-year-old NBA record for the most free-throw attempts in a game -- shooting 39 times from the charity stripe as Orlando beat the Golden State Warriors 117-109 in Oakland....
| Mar 2, 2012
| 1:02 PM
50 years ago tonight Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in an NBA basketball game that was played in Hershey. Chamberlain was playing for the Philadelphia Warriors, and his 100 point game came against the New York Knicks. The Hall of Famer played all 48...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Kentucky’s Anthony Davis and Kansas’ Thomas Robinson have graced college basketball throughout this season, and tonight is their parting gift: a rare collision of consensus first-team All-Americans in the national championship game.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:32 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The Lakers reached an agreement late Thursday to acquire Orlando Magic All-Star center Dwight Howard in a four-team, eight-player, multi-draft-pick blockbuster deal in which Andrew Bynum lands with the Philadelphia 76ers, The Times...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Just when you thought that next season with the Lakers might be marginally better than this one — they pull a rabbit out of a hat and significantly improve their roster for years to come with the acquisition of the best center in the NBA, Dwight...
| Nov 6, 2009
In the spring of 1979, Earvin "Magic" Johnson and his Michigan State team faced off against Larry Bird and his undefeated Indiana State squad to decide the collegiate basketball championship. Johnson and the Spartans prevailed in a game that introduced...
| Nov 16, 2008
What's in a name? Well, if the name happens to be "Pussy Galore" or "Holly Goodhead" or "Plenty O'Toole," there's a bounty of salacious innuendo that prompts a tussle over the true identity of the gorgeous, well-endowed women known as Bond girls. Are they...
| Jun 13, 2010
John Wooden, the UCLA basketball coach who became an icon of American sports while guiding the Bruins to an unprecedented 10 national championships in the 1960s and '70s and remained in the spotlight during retirement with his "Pyramid of Success"...