| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Dwight Howard’s availability for the Houston Rockets’ game against the Miami Heat will be determined close to the 8 p.m. tipoff time because Howard has a sore lower back, the Houston Chronicle reported earlier today.
Why mention that?...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Former Gators center Patric Young looked to improve his draft stock on Thursday during the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago.
Young, a likely second-round pick, engaged reporters, measured well and even hit six NBA-range 3-pointers (in 20 attempts),...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Although he stresses he’s happy not coaching, former Orlando Magic and Miami Heat coach Stan Van Gundy appears to be leaving the door at least slightly ajar for a possible return to the NBA as coach of the Golden State Warriors.
| 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 5, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Orlando Magic big man Kyle O’Quinn has one of the most famous beards in the NBA.
But say goodbye to O’Quinn’s beard, at least for now.
O’Quinn will have his famed beard shaved on Tuesday, May 6.
He’s doing it for a good...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Center Nik Vucevic will sit out his third consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Brooklyn Nets tonight at Amway Center.
Vucevic has a sore left Achilles’ tendon, he and the Magic say.
“He did do some court work yesterday, but he&...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Former Orlando Magic and Miami Heat star Shaquille O'Neal has apologized for insulting a Michigan man with a rare genetic disorder on his Instagram page, MLive.com reports.
The former NBA star poked fun at 23-year-old Jahmel Binion, who has a rare...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The Orlando Magic’s final place in the league standings — and their odds for the crucial 2014 NBA Draft Lottery on May 20 — will be at stake tonight.
A loss in their season finale against the Indiana Pacers or a win by the Utah Jazz...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:41 PM
There were no significant surprises when NBA officials released the 2013-14 Rookie of the Year Award voting totals Monday.
In yet another sign that voters tend to place a higher emphasis on offensive production than on defensive contributions, the...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:02 PM
The Orlando Magic will not play outside the U.S. or Canada during the 2014-15 regular season despite the team’s request to do so.
Today, league officials announced their entire Global Games regular-season schedule, and the Magic aren’t on...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Stan Van Gundy, we're going to miss you in Central Florida.
You led the Orlando Magic to five great seasons and won us over with your side-line enthusiasm and postgame straightforwardness.
But now you're headed to Detroit. The Motor City. The Big D....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:14 AM
LeBron James is the most searched-for athlete in Florida, along with 22 other states, according to Google search data compiled by BestTickets.com.
The Miami Heat star is the most searched-for athlete in nearly half of the U.S., including most of the...