| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Ben Gordon is officially a member of the Orlando Magic.
The team announced Friday morning that it has signed Gordon to a free-agent contract.
Gordon, a 31-year-old shooting guard, signed a two-year, $9 million deal in which the final season is fully...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Jodie Meeks' two-year career with the Lakers has come to an end.
The veteran shooting guard has agreed to a three-year, $19.5-million contract with the Detroit Pistons.
Yahoo Sports first reported Meeks' agreement with Detroit.
Meeks earned $1.65...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:37 PM
Veteran center Chris Kaman will not return to the Lakers after one season.
On Thursday, Kaman reached a verbal agreement to join the Portland Trail Blazers for two seasons (at approximately $10 million).
Teams can negotiate with free agents but cannot...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The Orlando Pro Summer League will begin Saturday morning on Amway Center's practice court. The league is closed to the public, but all of the games will be televised on NBA TV. Here's a look at some of the key storylines to watch.
The key rookies
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
The last time point guard Scottie Wilbekin played competitive games inside Amway Center, he and the Florida Gators were fighting for their NCAA Tournament lives.
Wilbekin has returned to Amway Center — this time to fight for his basketball future....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:09 PM
It took two summer-league games for the Orlando Magic to learn something about their rookie point guard, Elfrid Payton.
He bounces back well.
Two days after Payton played shakily in his pro debut, he nearly recorded a triple-double Monday as the Magic...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:11 PM
The Washington Wizards have been led back to the playoffs by John Wall, their dynamic all-star point guard. Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas once was one, too.
And just like Wall emerged as the most important player in the revival of the Wizards - they face...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:30 PM
In his two years away from the NBA, ex-Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy missed the challenge of pro basketball.
Now, he has a huge challenge ahead of him: rebuilding the Detroit Pistons.
Van Gundy agreed in principle Tuesday night to a five-year...
| May 22, 2014
| 3:41 PM
GAINESVILLE — UF coach Billy Donovan said he is not going anywhere, even though NBA teams reached out to him recently about their coaching vacancies.
Donovan said he has received a few phone calls and engaged in a couple of brief conversations...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Add Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry to the list of candidates the Lakers plan to interview for their head coaching vacancy, The Times has learned.
After talking with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak by phone Friday, Gentry has an...
| May 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orlando Magic now have an outpost in northwestern Pennsylvania.
After months of talks, Magic officials have finalized a one-to-one affiliation agreement with the NBA Development League’s Erie BayHawks. The agreement will begin with the 2014-15...