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  • This weekend: Grammy legends; ‘Extreme Makeover’ in Cocoa; Dwight Howard on ‘Cleveland Show’; Marge Simpson goes gray

     
    The weekend's biggest show will be the Grammys, which unfold from 8 to 11:30 p.m. Sunday on CBS. The awards are usually about today's biggest hitmakers, but this year's telecast is making a big deal over legends. And why not? Bob Dylan, Barbra Streisand...
  • Dwight Howard can win MVP with closing kick

     
    Here's Dwight Howard's chance to win MVP. His best chance. Why? Because he can lead a Magic comeback in the stretch run — and don't we love comeback stories? I mean, there's really not an overwhelming MVP favorite to date. Let's review: LeBron...
  • Kobe Bryant shows veteran's perspective on the NBA All-Star game

     
    There's usually a protocol in these games when the Lakers need a game-winning basket. Call timeout. Draw a play that will get Kobe Bryant open. And let the Black Mamba take care of the rest. The same logic could apply to the NBA All-Star game. But there...
  • Pau Gasol reflective on past three All-Star appearances

     
    Instead of attending the extravagant parties that make up All-Star weekend, Pau Gasol tossed and turned in his bed. Instead of dining out, he ordered room service. And instead of attending practice, Gasol remained in his room wondering if he could...
  • Kobe Bryant shows vintage dominance in West's 148-143 victory over East in 2011 NBA All-Star game

     
    After the tipped ball bounced into his direction, Kobe Bryant grabbed it, dribbled and then immediately scanned the floor. He noticed the open court in front of him where he could throw down a highlight-reel dunk that'd remind the 17,163 fans at Staples...
  • Orlando Magic launch MVP campaign for Dwight Howard

     
    The Orlando Magic re-launched their online campaign for Dwight Howard to win the MVP award at Dwight4MVP.com on Tuesday. The website, created and operated by the communications department within the organization, debuted last season before Howard finished...
  • Orlando Magic and NBA News: Thursday, March 3

     
    On a day when one Orlando Sentinel writer called for Dwight Howard to win the MVP, our links are filled with Howard's impact on defense, the wrench in Howard's MVP candidacy and some more praise of his recent play. Also, the Magic play the Heat tonight....
  • Can the Lakers catch up to Dallas or San Antonio in the Western Conference standings?

     
    For a while, the Lakers looked up at the Western Conference standings, noticed they weren't at the top and proclaimed it wasn't a big deal. The Lakers have longly touted the benefits of having home-court advantage knowing they haven't won a series the...
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers prepare for Charlotte Bobcats

     
    --The Times' Mike Bresnahan explains the Lakers' decision not to pick up any players on the waiver wire. Bresnahan will also have a live chat here at The Times' Lakers blog Friday at 2:30 p.m. --VideoNuze's video industry analyst Will Richmond writes an...
  • Ryan Anderson statistically among NBA elite’s power forwards

     
    The Orlando Magic know they got a steal when they acquired Ryan Anderson from the New Jersey Nets in the Vince Carter trade back in 2009. Incorrectly labeled a throw-in as part of that deal, Anderson has blossomed into a reliable player for the Magic...
  • Caught in the Web: Previewing the Lakers-Mavericks game

     
    What a way for the Lakers to end their trip: a stop in Big D with big implications. Will the Lakers bounce back from a tough 94-88 loss at Miami? Can they close on the Mavericks, currently second in the Western Conference but only 1 1/2 games ahead of the...
  • Andrew Bynum doesn't believe he'll be suspended for ejection in Lakers' 106-98 victory over Minnesota Timberwolves

     
    Holding his cellphone by his ear, Lakers center Andrew Bynum made it clear he was in no mood to talk. That's because the Lakers' 106-98 victory Friday over the Minnesota Timberwolves reflected plenty of ugly moments beyond the team's poor performance,...