| Feb 7, 2014
| 9:44 AM
The toughest task in the NBA these days is trying to slow down Kevin Durant.
In the Oklahoma City Thunder’s last 10 games, Durant has averaged 33.0 points per game and made 58.1 percent of his shots. The 6-foot-9 forward has one of the fastest...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:48 AM
In his two seasons with the Orlando Magic, former first-round pick Daniel Orton played in a total of 16 regular-season games.
Injuries and playing time haven’t been problems so far with his new team, the Philadelphia 76ers.
Orton hopes to give...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Like the psycho girlfriend or boyfriend who may pop up in your life, Juan Pablo Montoya and NASCAR were always a bad fit.
He was always an interloper — a guy from another country, for starters — who used to hang with the fancy-schmantzy...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:56 AM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — The last time the Orlando Magic faced the Detroit Pistons, the Pistons collected 19 offensive rebounds.
The Magic expect an even tougher challenge tonight.
Nik Vucevic, Orlando’s leading rebounder, will miss his...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Is Orlando a soccer town?
Considering Orlando City won the 2013 USL Pro League Championship and Major League Soccer has all but made it official that a franchise is coming soon, Orlando residents ought to know the difference between a corner kick and...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Say cheese Orlando, because I know we can do better than Detroit.
Earlier today, about 400 Detroit area residents stood in the cold on the steps of the Detroit Institute of Arts to take a group "selfie".
The photo gathering was part of Detroit Week,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Pepsi has released a limited-edition soda can that commemorates the Orlando Magic’s 25th-anniversary season.
The 12-ounce cans recently arrived in retail stores in Central Florida, and the cans feature the team’s 25th-anniversary logo.
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Orlando Magic players started this six-game homestand with high hopes.
Time is running out to turn those expectations into reality.
After beginning the homestand with three consecutive losses, the Magic’s schedule is getting tougher, with a game...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 10:35 AM
No disrespect to the Grinch, but the noise in Whoville is nothing compared with this.
In the first of two sensory-challenging shows on Saturday at Amway Center, Trans-Siberian Orchestra offered its annual rock-opera yuletide salute, a 2-1/2-hour...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Two of the most enduring names in pop music will team for a concert in Orlando next year.
Paul Simon and Sting will perform together on March 16 at Amway Center. Tickets for the 8 p.m. show -- ranging from $57.50 to $278.35 -- will go on sale to the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Love her or hate her, she's one of the most polarizing figures in pop music -- and she's coming to Orlando.
Miley Cyrus will bring The Bangerz Tour to town for a March 24 show at Amway Center in Orlando. Tickets will go on sale to the general public...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:38 PM
On Barry Manilow’s last visit to Orlando, in 2011, the pop veteran arrived with a 70-piece orchestra, enough firepower to turn the crescendos of “Could It Be Magic” and “Somewhere In the Night” into nuclear-sized explosions....