| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Kobe Bryant recently suggested that fans vote for younger players such as Damian Lillard for February's NBA All-Star Game.
The fans aren't listening.
On Thursday, the league released its latest set of returns and Bryant is the leading vote-getter in...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:44 PM
One shot or one play doesn’t necessarily determine the outcome of a game, coaches and players like to say, because there are so many shots and plays during the course of a game.
But there was one shot Thursday night, by Portland’s Nicolas...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:40 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — For the first three quarters Wednesday night, the Orlando Magic did most things right against the Portland Trail Blazers.
The Magic played energetically. They limited their mistakes. They even slowed the Trail Blazers' star...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 6:08 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — Although their depth on the interior has diminished lately, the Orlando Magic have no plans to sign a backup big man to a 10-day contract, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
On Saturday, the team waived 6-foot-10 Solomon Jones....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:39 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Call it "The Block."
On Wednesday night, Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo threw an errant pass that was intercepted by Nicolas Batum midway through the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Batum and Damian...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:11 PM
DALLAS — Victor Oladipo demonstrated what Orlando Magic executives and coaches love about him during a 20-second span Saturday night.
Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried poked the ball away from him midway through the second quarter, drove...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:31 PM
C.J. McCollum has landed in Phoenix and starts his six-team, 12-day workout tour Thursday leading up to the June 27 NBA Draft (see my story in Thursday morning’s print edition and online). The Lehigh graduate, a projected first-round pick, took........
| Jul 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
There already has been much anticipation regarding incoming rookie C.J. McCollum and reigning NBA rookie of the year Damian Lillard playing together. It’s happening sooner than expected. McCollum (at left), a Lehigh graduate taken 10th overall...