| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Nik Vucevic is 7 feet tall now, but when he first started playing basketball as a kid in Europe, he was shorter than the forwards and centers on his youth teams. For that reason, coaches originally played him at point guard. As time went on, he moved into...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
CINCINNATI — Jacque Vaughn would like to see his Orlando Magic improve their transition defense and play a more physical brand of basketball in tonight’s exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Magic completed their shootaround at U....
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:11 PM
CINCINNATI — Each October, guys like DeQuan Jones round out NBA rosters. Teams need a few undrafted rookies and journeymen free agents this time of year to ensure they have enough healthy bodies for scrimmages in practice and for preseason...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Jacque Vaughn hopes to see his team improve its transition defense when it enters the second half of its preseason schedule tonight at home against the Indiana Pacers.
“I think the transition defense is always going to be the core of our basketball...
| 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 22, 2012
| 5:59 PM
In his 12 seasons as an NBA player, Jacque Vaughn never entered a preseason without a guaranteed contract. So he had a financial safety net. He would have received the remaining money on his deals even if a team waived him before the start of a regular...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:42 AM
The Orlando Magic waived swingman Christian Eyenga and point guard Armon Johnson this morning, team officials said.
The moves, which were expected, reduced the team's roster to 18 players.
All NBA teams must have no more than 15 players on their rosters...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 8:50 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - The lineup of players began to read like a "Who's Who" of basketball.
Their was a match-up with a well established pro-am league that earned some national attention. The basketball was lauded as being among the best offered in a locked-out...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-Wimbledon Championships, women's semifinals, 6 a.m. (ESPN2), 11 a.m. (NBC)
Soccer-FIFA Women's World Cup, Canada vs. France, 10:45 a.m. (ESPN); Germany vs. Nigeria, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball-San Francisco Giants at...