| Jun 16, 2013
| 4:17 PM
What could prevent the Magic from taking more baby steps ... is merely the formation of the next NBA superpower. That's all.
If you believe the Internet intel, the Los Angeles Clippers and the Magic have been discussing a trade that would send promising...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 11:38 AM
This Sunday or next Sunday: Which matters more?
The first of consecutive Sunday games for the Miami Heat is against an established rival, on the road, nationally televised by ABC.
The second is against an emerging, big muscle threat, albeit...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Amid this third consecutive trip to the NBA Finals, and with increasingly punitive salary-cap and luxury-tax penalties about to kick in from the new collective-bargaining agreement, the question becomes how the Miami Heat will be able to sustain their...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 8:58 PM
We saw in Game 6 the Heat couldn't defend a halftime lead, couldn't defend their second-half basket and couldn't defend their individual reputations when Indiana picked those apart, too.
We'll see if they can defend their legacy Monday night in Game 7....
| May 31, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Funny how things work.
Winding up in Los Angeles didn't enhance Dwight Howard's Q rating, but Steve Clifford's move to the Lakers did wonders for the longtime assistant coach.
Clifford not only found work in L.A. after losing his job when Stan Van...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:25 PM
It would be David Stern's worst Dwightmare.
And the Orlando Magic's dream come true.
The Indiana Pacers vs. the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals.
And if there is a basketball god up there in hoops heaven, it should happen.
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:40 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George made no attempt to downplay the importance of his matchup with LeBron James.
"It's a chance to for me to see where I'm at, going against one of the best, if not, the best in the league," George said. "Another...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:16 PM
A year ago at this time, the NBA was getting ready to get started.
To a degree, that's the case again this season, only this time it has nothing to do with a lockout.
Yes, the New York Knicks have had their moments, the Oklahoma City...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:47 PM
That's LeBron James' view on what we're not seeing in these NBA playoffs.
"It's terrible that we don't have Derrick Rose, and now Russell Westbrook, David Lee, and a lot of guys that's just not in the lineup," he said of the...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Obviously, Magic fans have known for some time — say, since January — that the club was not going to receive a postseason invitation. (Thanks again, Dwight.)
Still, it's weird after six consecutive seasons of playoff appearances not to see...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:20 AM
DALLAS (AP) — Paul George and Indiana Pacers went on an offensive surge in the third quarter to sink the Dallas Mavericks.
However, all Pacers coach Frank Vogel could talk about was his top-ranked defense.
George had 24 points and eight rebounds...