| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Not to mimic the DirecTV commercial, but when you no longer can stomach wall-to-wall coverage NBA summer leagues, you start to scan through all that is written about free agency and those poised to challenge the Miami Heat. And when you start to read...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:50 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers University head men's basketball coach Eddie Jordan has announced that Monte Shubik will serve as the program's director of player services.
A native of Stoystown, Shubik arrives at Rutgers after working as...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Lakers are still in the chase but the Dallas Mavericks are reportedly out of the picture in the bidding for free-agent center Dwight Howard.
The Mavericks are no longer in the running, according to a tweet from ESPN's Marc Stein.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:28 PM
It is time to celebrate, Magic fans.
Blue and White, Ignite.
Correction: Blue and White, Delight ... In Dwight.
The Orlando Magic not only won the Dwight Howard trade, they won it as if they were the Miami Heat playing the Charlotte Bobcats in the...
| Jun 29, 2013
Erick Green was not a prototype point guard at Virginia Tech. Surrounded by young, marginal talent, he had to create offense first for himself and then others.
But at 6-foot-3, Green is small by NBA shooting guard specs, which prompted questions about...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Mother knows best. Just ask new Magic guard Doron Lamb.
When you see Lamb drive and float an arching shot over taller players in the lane, remember this:
His mom gets an assist.
She taught Doron "The Floater" when he was a fifth-grader.
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:01 PM
HOUSTON — The NBA players association unanimously voted to fire Billy Hunter on Saturday, ending weeks of speculation that began after an independent audit raised questions about the longtime executive director's business and hiring practices....
| May 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Yes, it is time for the yearly one-word rant now that the NBA has bestowed all of its annual individual awards: Why?
Actually, more to the point, the issue should be: When?
As much as anything, it is the Coach of the Year balloting, or,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Kobe Bryant, Blake Griffin, Chris Paul are finalists for the U.S. Olympics team....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Here is who should be named as the reserves for the Eastern Conference in the 2012 NBA All-Star Game....
| Feb 15, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doug Collins expects to use the same lineup tonight against the Orlando Magic that he’s been using in the Sixers’ recent games: Jrue Holiday, Jodie Meeks, Andre Iguodala, Elton Brand and Lavoy Allen....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The 61st All-Star Game brings the NBA’s best to Orlando’s Amway Center for the annual East vs. West exhibition. The spectacle is essentially a nightmare for anyone who appreciates defense; the West beat the East 148-143 in last year’s...