| 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’...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Dwight Howard was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a four-team trade Friday, leaving behind the Orlando Magic. While it marks the end of Orlando's Dwightmare, the trade news was celebrated in Los Angeles.
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| Nov 24, 2012
| 2:04 PM
The final basket center Nik Vucevic made Friday night is listed as a "driving layup" in the NBA's official play-by-play account. But there was nothing routine about it.
The layup helped secure a win, and it also epitomized why Orlando Magic coaches...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:34 PM
When you step inside the San Antonio Spurs' home arena, you can't miss the four NBA championship banners that hang from the ceiling. Each banner features a picture of the golden Larry O'Brien trophy set against a gleaming white background.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Most little kids would be shy in a locker room filled with huge basketball players and clamoring reporters.
Not Chris Paul's son.
After games, the 3-year-old whirls around the locker room charming his father's teammates and being irresistibly adorable....
| 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.
| Apr 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The sprint to the NBA playoffs is over and the postseason lineup is one of the most intriguing ever.
LeBron James vs. Carmelo Anthony, the young and confident Oklahoma City Thunder looking for an early knockout against the defending champion Dallas...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Magic owner Rich DeVos, recovering from a mild stroke last month, still came equipped with his usual wit Sunday night.
I asked him if he felt close to 100 percent. DeVos laughed from his wheelchair, “I’ve don’t think I’ve ever...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Blame it all on the "Big Fundamental".
The NBA announced early Wednesday that the ballot for the All-Star game will be changed to vote for two guards and three frouncourt players, essentially representing the two forward and center positions.
| Oct 27, 2012
| 1:36 PM
There were an unusually large number of scouts tracking the Heat during the latter stages of the preseason. Perhaps it was because of the lack of opportunity to scout in China. Perhaps it was because of Erik Spoelstra spending so much time talking about...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:13 AM
"Practice? We're talking about practice, man. We're talking about practice. We're talking about practice?"
With apologies to Allen Iverson, yes, we're talking about practice.
And in the case of Miami Heat forward Mike Miller, we're talking...
| May 18, 2012
| 12:51 AM
In a move to get the hometown crowd excited about the Indiana Pacers in their first home game against the Miami Heat in round two, the Pacers followed the motto of most playoff teams these days and draped every chair at Bankers Life Fieldhouse with a free...