| Nov 9, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez insists he attempted to avoid all the summertime talk that he was being shopped to the Orlando Magic as part of a potential Dwight Howard trade.
But Friday’s game in Orlando still will be a bit strange for him...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:08 PM
Something seemed amiss from the opening minute Friday night.
The Orlando Magic’s Nik Vucevic appeared to corral a defensive rebound, but the Brooklyn Nets’ Brook Lopez ripped the ball out of Vucevic’s hands and then went up strong for a...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 5:46 PM
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — No two players on the Orlando Magic roster receive more criticism than Jameer Nelson and Hedo Turkoglu. Fans occasionally fault Nelson because of his defensive shortcomings and because he's not a pass-first point guard. The...
| 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 30, 2012
| 8:16 PM
It might get more dramatic, but certainly not any easier for the Magic.
The cavalcade of marquee opponents continues.
After falling to the star-studded Brooklyn Nets, 98-86, on Friday night at Amway Center, the Magic head West, starting their five-...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The latest rumor in the Dwight Howard saga is that the Orlando Magic might not trade Howard at all.
That isn’t new news. Magic general manager Rob Hennigan has been saying publicly for at least two weeks that he hasn’t ruled out having Howard...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Cheers rained down on Dwight Howard from the Amway Center stands Friday night. Typically sedate Orlando Magic fans erupted when public-address announcer Paul Porter called Howard's name during pregame introductions.
Everyone expected the focus to fall on...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Los Angeles Times
It's hard to come off the bench and get an All-Star nod. Example: James Harden, overlooked with the Thunder, but an obvious All-Star starting for the Rockets. It's the same for Clippers shooting guard...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:33 PM
It's bad luck that we'll never get to see Michael Jordan play against LeBron James in their primes. With MJ turning 50 earlier this week, we got to relive Jordan's greatest hits on every platform imaginable.
And hey, the Miami Heat are in town Thursday....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Thanks to an injury, Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) is watching the NBA playoffs from well off the sidelines. So he did what any athlete with a smartphone would do: He angrily live-tweeted the L.A. Lakers' loss to San Antonio in Game 1 on Sunday.
| Nov 11, 2011
(As the NBA endures the lockout, only now are the actual losses of games becoming real. To that end, we will offer a look on each scheduled game day of what would have been in play for the Miami Heat had they actually been playing.) The schedule: The Heat...