| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The exact details of the Orlando Magic’s long-range plan remain unclear, but whatever path the team follows, it will bear the imprint of the San Antonio Spurs’ model. This past offseason, the Magic hired two products of the Spurs’ wildly...
| May 19, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Never in the 23-year history of the Magic franchise has ownership had so much on its off-season plate.
It is deciding the fates of coach Stan Van Gundy and GM Otis Smith. And with a nod one way or the other by Dwight Howard, the Magic either have hope to...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The thought crosses former Magic forward Monty Williams' mind from time to time. He can't escape it.
And as the New Orleans Hornets coach was coming down from the high of his team winning the NBA Draft lottery last week, it revisited him.
| Jun 7, 2012
| 6:59 AM
They came ready to roar, to conduct an ear-splitting warmup for their first foray into the NBA Finals.
The noise came eventually, after 24 forgettable minutes, Oklahoma City Thunder fans raising the volume decibel by decibel until Chesapeake Energy Arena...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:53 AM
The exact details of the Orlando Magic’s long-range plan remain unclear. But whatever path the team follows, it will bear the imprint of the San Antonio Spurs’ model.
This past offseason, the Magic hired two products of the Spurs’...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Choice (and remember, death is not an option): The NBA’s regular season or the NBA’s Eastern Conference?
Except for Miami, of course. The Heat are so good they should be in the West. The rest of the East is the junior varsity.
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:08 PM
This just in: The Rolling Stones announced they are holding out Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Ron Wood for next Saturday's concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. They're old and tired, and have been on the road forever, you see.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 7:03 PM
MIAMI — Here was San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich, showing how dumb a smart person can be, saying he turned a big game against the Heat into a big mess to rest his players amid a busy schedule.
"It's pretty easy to understand,'' he said. "I don'...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:21 AM
NBA Commissioner David Stern should suspend San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich for a game and fine the Spurs heavily for the no-show stunt Pop pulled against the Miami Heat on Thursday night.
Popovich sent his three aging stars – Tim Duncan, Tony...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 2:19 PM
How frightening can retirement be? This frightening: Tuesday, former Miami Heat guard Eddie House found himself trying to stand as a voice of reason amid a televised debate with Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith.
Perhaps that's why, even 34 and...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Sometimes it's not about coaches, even as the Los Angeles Lakers have made it almost solely about that at the start of this season.
Sometimes championship legacy is about the players, those who bridge eras, maintain continuity.
| Feb 10, 2012
| 11:55 AM
The rest of the NBA All-Star teams heading to Orlando will be announced tonight. Magic beat writer Josh Robbins gave you his picks for the Eastern Conference reserves earlier today, and here are mine for the West: PG Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City, 22.3...