| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:20 PM
The Lakers will play the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night in the first round of the NBA's Las Vegas summer league tournament.
After their first win on Monday, beating the Golden State Warriors at the buzzer (89-88) on a Jordan Clarkson tip-in,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:42 AM
The Magic traded their best player, Arron Afflalo, back to the Denver Nuggets on Thursday before the draft for promising Evan Fournier and a late second-round pick (No. 56).
My reaction: That’s all they could get for Afflalo?
The reality: The...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:17 PM
Two years ago, the Orlando Magic acquired a 26-year-old player from the Denver Nuggets. That player, Arron Afflalo, actually welcomed the move to a rebuilding team. In that case, Afflalo hungered to be the focal point of a team's offense, and the Magic...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The Orlando Magic wrapped up its 25th season in the NBA on April 16, but the Magic have had 30 first-round draft picks in those 25 years in the league.
Some picks, like Shaquille O'Neal and Dwight Howard, went on to be stars with the Magic before...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:27 PM
The Orlando Magic are hoping for some more lottery magic from Pat Williams.
Williams, the franchise’s co-founder, will represent the team at the 2014 NBA Draft Lottery a week from today in Manhattan.
“Obviously, this is an important...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Through no fault of their own, the Orlando Magic, Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers and other lottery-bound teams have hit a snag as they prepare for the 2014 NBA Draft.
Joel Embiid, Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins — the draft's top-three...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:03 AM
But not impossible.
That’s the best way to describe the Orlando Magic’s chances of leaving Tuesday night’s 2014 NBA Draft Lottery with two of the top-three picks in the upcoming draft.
The Magic will have two first-...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:21 PM
The Lakers are looking for a new head coach to replace Mike D'Antoni, but the potential candidates seem to be saying more about the job than the team itself.
"Mitch Kupchak and I were roommates in college and Mitch has been a very good friend of mine...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:57 PM
CHICAGO — The 2014 NBA Draft Combine feels anticlimactic.
Although this is the most hyped draft class in over a decade, the consensus top prospects — Joel Embiid, Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins — are skipping the event. They aren't...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
After two challenging seasons, Mike D'Antoni has stepped down as coach of the Lakers.
The Lakers, coming off their worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles in 1960, said they will begin their coaching search immediately. What kind of coach...
| May 20, 2014
| 4:32 AM
Tonight in midtown Manhattan, 14 pingpong balls numbered 1 to 14 will descend into an air-mixing lottery drum. The machine will turn on, sending the white spheres in different directions.
After 20 seconds, one pingpong ball will be drawn. After...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM