| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:18 PM
The Magic were showing off the kind of big star from their past that they need in their future.
As part of their 25th anniversary season, they honored Tracy McGrady during their home opener on Friday night. He'd have given them 10 minutes if they had...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Dwight Howard walked past Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak in that Staples Center tunnel last spring and never really stopped, the allure of less pressure and a permanent honeymoon triggering a Texas two-step.
The hypersensitive hulk returns to...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Rookie Victor Oladipo had a career night in the Magic's win against the Nets on Sunday night. Of course, his NBA "career" is only 4 games old, but he already has a poster-worthy dunk.
Oladipo took command in the second half for the Magic, scoring 14...
| Jun 22, 2013
Gary Vitti is at home cooking dinner for a few friends. But you can't escape the feeling that he's got someplace else he'd rather be.
He loves to cook, no doubt about that. And he's good at it. But at this time of year, Vitti really ought to be...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Is Victor Oladipo the Orlando Magic equivalent of Florida Gulf Coast?
The Magic rookie, who played his first preseason game on Wednesday night, is leading top-seeded Penny Hardaway in voting in their match up in our Bracket Buster game to let you select...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:30 AM
TNT might be a part-timer when it comes to cable's sporting landscape, but that doesn't mean it isn't a player.
"We look for premium sports properties," Turner Broadcasting System sales, distribution and sports prexy David Levy says. "Whenever we...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:14 PM
The Magic are commemorating their 25th anniversary by bringing back their greatest players, and that requires the franchise to take the high road. We're talking nose-bleed high.
The Magic are working on plans to honor Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Sun Sentinel NBA writer Ira Winderman has covered the Miami Heat since their inception in 1988. In this piece he reflects on how he and the Heat made it through the first 25 seasons, as the two-time-defending NBA champions prepare to open training camp...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:11 PM
The Lakers enjoy an enormous fan base that extends from coast to coast, with Hawaii and Alaska and China thrown in.
But team officials would certainly like to avoid this type of national recognition.
A story about the rise in the use of Phencyclidine,...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Our 5-part Saturday series focusing on the Magic's position battles heading into their Oct. 1 training camp continues.
OK, there's really no race for the starting spot.
Nik Vucevic is the incumbent – and landslide winner....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Maybe I’m just as delusional as Dwight Howard, but I wouldn’t totally reject the idea that the Magic could one day hang his No. 12 jersey from the rafters.
Who knows what might happen in, say, 2025?
You figure Dwight will play another 10...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Dwight Howard wrecked the Orlando Magic franchise and destroyed the dreams of Magic fans everywhere -- and now he wants the organization to retire his jersey someday?
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and I guess that includes Dwight's ego.