| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Former Magic coach Stan Van Gundy says he’s talking to ESPN about joining its NBA studio show this season, but tells me Tuesday that nothing is finalized yet. My guess is that ESPN — whose studio show can't compare to TNT's Charles Barkley-led...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:22 AM
AEG chief Tim Leiweke is scheduled to answer questions from a City Council committee Monday morning about the future of a proposed downtown football stadium. The plan's future has been in flux ever since the announced sale of AEG, which......
| Sep 19, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Chris Paul apparently feels no ill will toward NBA commissioner David Stern for kaboshing a trade last year that would have sent the All-Star point guard to the Lakers.
Paul told GQ magazine that he preferred to play for the Clippers, rather than the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:03 AM
Add Orlando, Fla., to the cities bidding to host the ACC men’s basketball tournament for the first time.
Steve Hogan, the CEO of Florida Citrus Sports, said Thursday that Orlando wants to bring the event to its Amway Center, new home of the NBA&...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Publicly at least, David Stern has never pitied the Orlando Magic or Magic’s fans for Dwight Howard’s stay-or-go saga.
Stern’s stance hasn’t changed.
In an interview with USA Today, the NBA commissioner indicated he’s OK...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Clippers guard Chauncey Billups won the first Twyman-Stokes Award as the NBA's best teammate, the league announced Sunday.
Billups was selected in a vote by NBA players, who were asked to choose the best teammate based on "selfless play, on- and off-...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert has been fined $75,000 by the NBA for using a gay slur during his postgame news conference Saturday night.
Hibbert responded "no homo" to a question after the Pacers' 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat forced a...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Chris "Birdman" Andersen will be grounded for one game after the NBA suspended the Heat power forward for his part in an altercation with Pacers power forward Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 Thursday night in Miami.
In announcing the suspension, Stu Jackson,...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The other day I was thinking with my brain, as I sometimes do, and I came up with a fool-proof idea to revolutionize the entire National Basketball Association. It’s all about the structure of the season, and if you have any clout—with some...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:54 AM
(Published June, 2012)
The Miami Heat don't just battle on the basketball court. There are some serious fashion wars being waged as well.
Think hot pink pants. Fake glasses. Sweet suits.
And fashion stylists who plan for the season as much as...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Reality hits the Magic and their fans Sunday in Mexico, square in the la cara (face).
The club will take the floor not only to officially begin their rebuilding process. But for the first time since 2004, the Magic will start a season with somebody in...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:12 AM
NBA Commissioner David Stern announced on Thursday that he will step down as commissioner on Feb. 1, 2014, the 30th anniversary of the day he began a job that seemed unattractive at best and impossible at worst.
Stern also answered questions during the...