| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:00 PM
That three-game winning streak by the Lakers seems long ago after another close loss, this time a 104-103 loss to the Hornets in Charlotte.
To those hoping the Lakers sink lower in the NBA draft lottery mix, it’s now a two-game losing streak....
| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:35 PM
BOSTON (AP) — The ever-changing Boston Celtics have found a second unit that comes with a lot of offensive firepower.
Newcomers Isaiah Thomas and Jonas Jerebko and relative newcomer Jae Crowder combined for more than half of the Celtics' points...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Bulls rookie forward Nikola Mirotic was named Wednesday as one of 20 players who will compete in the Rising Stars Challenge during the NBA All-Star weekend in February.
For the first time, the game featuring first- and second-year players will pit the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:35 PM
It ended with Dwyane Wade raising a single finger.
And, no, the Miami Heat are not No. 1.
That assuredly will have the league chiming in shortly on Wade's middle digit. But for the Heat, it was just part of a greater frustration Wednesday night at...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:49 PM
The Magic's signing of guard Ben Gordon as a free agent last summer to a two-year $8-million contract raised some eyebrows and was criticized in certain circles.
But Gordon feels he has proved his doubters wrong and recaptured his game after spending...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Hornets 96, Celtics 87: Al Jefferson scored 23 points and matched a season high with 14 rebounds as Charlotte surged past visiting Boston.
Kemba Walker added 18 points and seven assists for the Hornets, who have won back-to-back games following a 10-game...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 6:33 PM
The Miami Heat can finally feel good about themselves after a home game.
The Heat ended a three-game losing streak at AmericanAirlines Arena with a 94-93 victory Sunday against the Charlotte Hornets. They narrowly escaped after Hornets guard Kemba...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:53 PM
On Monday night, the Magic continue their preseason road tour against a team whose building blueprints they might want to study.
We've heard so much about the Magic's desire to emulate San Antonio and Oklahoma City, largely because young GM Rob Hennigan...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:12 PM
MIAMI — Dwyane Wade instantly took a liking to Victor Oladipo when they met several years ago.
But the friendship between Wade and Oladipo intensified this past summer when Oladipo spent part of August at Indiana University working out with Wade,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Victor Oladipo can't believe how much his life has changed the last few years.
As a high-school senior, none of the major recruiting rankings listed him among the top 100 college prospects. As a college freshman and sophomore at Indiana University,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:39 AM
USA Basketball today formally named Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris, Magic guard Victor Oladipo and 11 additional players to its select team.
The select team will train with the U.S. national team from July 28-July 31 in Las Vegas as the national...