| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Wednesday could have been the first day of the rest of Dwight Howard's career with the Lakers.
Instead, it might be the final day for Metta World Peace with the Lakers.
On the same day free agents can officially sign with their new teams, the one-week...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The Lakers waived Metta World Peace via the NBA's so-called amnesty provision Thursday, a cost-cutting move that could save them about $15 million in luxury taxes.
When Dwight Howard bolted for Houston last week as a free agent, it ensured a roster spot...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Wrote today's column in the Sun Sentinel on Brandon Knight, the former Pine Crest and Kentucky star now entering his second season with the Detroit Pistons.
After Knight's appearance at Sawgrass Springs Middle School on behalf of the Alliance for a...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 7:31 AM
The next big thing in Broward County boys basketball? Think two, as in 6-foot-8 twin brothers Andrew and Brett Haeffner, who’re just eighth-graders at Pine Crest.
As if blossoming 6-10 sophomore center Antonio Vrankovic wasn’t enough for...
| Dec 8, 2012
The acting out started early, the horrific memories torturing the subconscious.
Those lazy afternoons along the New River were supposed to be a youthful escape from the inner-city life in Fort Lauderdale.
They weren't. And only now, after opening up...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:18 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — It seemed like the Detroit Pistons couldn’t give away tickets to Tuesday night’s exhibition game against the Orlando Magic. With the Detroit Tigers playing nearby in the American League Championship Series and a key...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Grandview Prep senior guard Ivan Canete finished seventh in voting for this year’s Florida Dairy Farmers Mr. Basketball, the results of which were released Tuesday.
Orlando Lake Highland Prep junior guard Joel Berry won the award for the second...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:00 AM
On Sunday evening, DeAndre Jordan's name was trending on Twitter, the Clippers' center was leading the NBA with the most mentions per hour on NBA.com, and NBA superstars were tweeting about him.
It happened after Jordan sprinted down the middle of...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 6:55 AM
It's not quite Mother's Day in America yet, but you can send your parents cool footage of a physicist talking about rubber bands. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 11, 2013.
Richard Feynman's discussion of hacking elasticity...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:57 AM
With ample time on their hands because of the strike, some of the elite players in the NBA are taking part in an exhibition game next month to raise money for President Obama's reelection campaign.
The game is set for 4 p.m. on Dec. 12 in Washington, D....
| Apr 2, 2011
| 10:22 PM
Every game in this march toward history isn't going to be fine art. Every opponent isn't going to fall to the breathtaking drives of Kemba Walker or the effortless grace of Jeremy Lamb.
So there was UConn down the stretch against Kentucky Saturday night,...