| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:57 AM
The Lakers rarely pick in the top 10 of the NBA draft. They'll do so on Thursday night with the seventh overall selection.
Lakers owner/executive Jeanie Buss, in an essay on her late father Jerry Buss for C-Suite Quarterly, recalled meeting one of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers took Kansas small forward Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.
The draft has shaped up to be one of the most open ended in years because the presumed No. 1 overall pick, Kansas center Joel Embiid,...
| 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 6, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Even when you’re a 31-year-old NBA veteran, it’s nice to go somewhere you’re wanted.
That’s how Ben Gordon feels about the Orlando Magic.
Two years removed from being sent from the Detroit Pistons to the Charlotte Bobcats as...
| 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 2, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The Orlando Magic weren’t expected to make major waves in free agency this offseason.
But the Magic still turned heads on Wednesday.
In a move that left many observers puzzled and some fans disappointed, the Magic reached a verbal agreement with...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Four games into the Orlando Pro Summer League, Tristan Spurlock still is waiting for his chance.
The forward UCF forward has yet to appear in any games played by the Detroit Pistons in the Orlando Pro Summer League. And Spurlock understands why he has...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Shabazz Napier struggled to find his shot for the second time in three NBA Summer League games as his Miami Heat lost to the Detroit Pistons, 80-78, on Tuesday night.
The former UConn star and first-round pick of the Heat was just 3-for-11 - missing all...