| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Even impartial observers Sunday night had to feel sorry for Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva.
Injuries to other Pistons guards forced Siva to play 47 minutes.
It would've been tough under any circumstances. But here's what made it even rougher: Siva...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:19 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Romero Osby added an efficient performance to his October résumé in the Orlando Magic's preseason exhibition Tuesday night, scoring six points, gathering three rebounds and collecting one steal in a 123-101 loss to the San Antonio...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:32 PM
NBA national TV schedule 2013-14: Regular-season nationally televised NBA games on TNT, ESPN, ABC, NBA TV and NBA LEAGUE PASS. The word “watchable” gets thrown around a lot in the NBA. More than just a measure of W’s and L’s, the...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Nick Anderson already knows what he wants etched on his tombstone. Somewhere, it's going to say "Orlando Magic."
Retired from basketball since 2002, he feels strongly about what the Magic and the city of Orlando have meant to him.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Position: Head coach.
Who's the man: Jacque Vaughn.
Why he got the job: The Magic not only adopted a youth movement in player personnel, but made Vaughn the league's youngest coach (then 37) when he was hired to replace Stan Van Gundy in the summer of...
| Oct 27, 2013
Position: Small forward.
Who's the starter: Maurice Harkless.
Why he's starting: Harkless, 20, is at the heart of the Magic's player-development plans. He is the team's youngest player – and one of its most athletic. He played just one season at...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Jason Kidd played in 1,391 NBA regular-season games and 158 postseason games.
But Sunday's matchup between the Orlando Magic and the Brooklyn Nets was a first for him: his first regular-season game as a head coach.
The Nets hired Kidd during the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Orlando Magic officials know Victor Oladipo will struggle at times during his rookie season, especially since Oladipo is learning how to run an offense as a point guard.
Wednesday was one of those rough nights.
In 20 minutes during the Magic's 108-104...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Victor Oladipo showed he can execute a 360 dunk during the Orlando Magic's win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night.
But would the Magic rookie be willing to unleash a few more dunks during the slam dunk contest at the 2014 All-Star Weekend in New...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Grant Hill retired as a basketball player a few months ago, but he's not done working.
He's a partner in Penta Mezzanine Fund, an Orlando-based private investment firm he co-founded.
He's done some public speaking.
And he's plunged into the world of...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:12 PM
A pregame look at the agenda for each Heat preseason game, with the Heat to host the Detroit Pistons at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Palace of Auburn Hills (no television):...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:22 AM
The NBA season begins Tuesday night, but you wonder if anyone in Philadelphia cares. According to the oddmakers in Vegas, the 76ers are expected to be one of the worst teams in the league with an over/under line of just 17 wins. That might be high. Some...