| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Monday night's home game against the New York Knicks was as close as the Orlando Magic will get to playing on Christmas this year.
As recently as two years ago, however, the Magic could count on being included in the NBA's annual slate of Christmas...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Is time running out on Mike Woodson as coach of the New York Knicks?
It certainly was running out on Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks teammates on Monday night after Woodson declined to call a timeout with 6.9 seconds left. The ball was in the backcourt...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:22 PM
NEW YORK — The Orlando Magic started Friday night's game against the New York Knicks well.
In the first few minutes, Jameer Nelson threw a pinpoint bounce pass that Arron Afflalo converted into a layup. Nelson hit a 3-pointer. Victor Oladipo...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Over the past week, we've seen Dwight Howard booed in Orlando, Carmelo Anthony jeered in Denver, Raymond Felton derided in Portland.
All as expected. In the NBA, you can't go home again.
LeBron James, of course, knows that as well as anyone,...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony hung from the rim, the helpless defender who tried to stop his dunk lying on the court below after falling down.
Pretty soon, Anthony's jumper was falling, too.
Once that happened, the New York Knicks blew away...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:29 PM
NEW YORK — They showed up Wednesday at Madison Square Garden wearing black. They left wearing some egg on their faces.
Somewhere between deciding they would dress appropriately for the Celtics' funeral and J.R. Smith's deciding that New York...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
If you are anywhere near a TV tonight, Dec. 12, you'll be hard-pressed to miss 12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief , a live concert from Madison Square Garden in New York City to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy, since it is airing on many channels...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Troy Williams will be here in two years. Bank on it. Here being the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 weekend.
Slashing, scoring, perhaps winning.
The overriding question: Which jersey will Williams be wearing?
A 6-foot-6 small forward at...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Dan Majerle laughed when the fact was pointed out to him, because it meant the Miami Heat not only have gotten on in years, but so has he.
"Wow, time flies," he said from his office at the US Airways Center in Phoenix. "I can't be that old. Twenty-...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:03 PM
The last few summers, the Orlando Magic approached free agency aggressively. If former general manager Otis Smith believed the roster lacked something, he moved to fill that need, and team ownership willingly opened its wallet.
But the Magic figured to...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Like it or not, the Magic are Jameer Nelson's team now.
Dwight Howard isn't walking through that door anymore.
The Magic re-signed Jameer last week to a three-year deal, needing him as much on the floor as off it. The feeling was mutual.