| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Dwight Howard has made it official: After he's done barnstorming in exhibitions across the globe, he'll host a benefit game between current and former Orlando Magic players on Nov. 13 at UCF Arena.
"Get them tickets early," Howard wrote on Twitter....
| Sep 9, 2011
| 10:03 AM
The band members from Lady Antebellum dined at Coco Pazzo in River North Tuesday. The country music trio headed to Green Bay the following day to perform at Thursday's NFL season opener at Lambeau Field and will return to Chicago for their show at Joe's...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Orlando Magic guard Chris Duhon knew almost instantly that he wanted to help the 1,700 homeless children who attend Seminole County public schools.
“Although I was never homeless, I was raised by a single mom,” Duhon told the Orlando...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 5:54 PM
On Saturday night, Chris Duhon held his foundation’s Ten Pins for Kids bowling tournament to benefit Seminole County Public Schools’ Families in Transition program, which helps about 1,700 homeless children.
In this video, Duhon explains why...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:17 AM
The Orlando Magic were supposed to open their 2011-12 regular season tonight.
But instead of Dwight Howard and his teammates hosting the Charlotte Bobcats at 7 p.m., Amway Center will be silent.
The league’s ongoing lockout, now in its 125th day,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 10:14 PM
The Orlando Magic would begin playing a 72-game regular season as early as Dec. 15, and the 2012 All-Star Game would be played Feb. 26 at Amway Center if the players’ union accepts a new offer from league owners.
Note the word “if.”...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 10:45 AM
So much for a new collective bargaining agreement actually helping the Orlando Magic retain Dwight Howard for years to come.
Some details of the owners’ latest — and, supposedly, last, best — offer have trickled out, and one of those...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Mike Krzyzewski lives and works in the penthouse district. Has for 25 years. Final Fours, private jets, powerful connections.
But his unsurpassed record is rooted in modesty. Working-class Chicago, military service, losing seasons.
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Years from now, people will study how the NBA’s owners and players allowed their labor dispute to descend into catastrophe.
Why did this tale of brinksmanship go so horribly wrong?
There are critical lessons to be learned — for labor unions,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Sixteen years after Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic via free agency for the Los Angeles Lakers, another superstar Magic center appears to be headed to Southern California.
The Magic, Lakers, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers have...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...