| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Not to mimic the DirecTV commercial, but when you no longer can stomach wall-to-wall coverage NBA summer leagues, you start to scan through all that is written about free agency and those poised to challenge the Miami Heat. And when you start to read...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Feeling left out during this free-agent frenzy, Magic fans?
Well, your time is coming.
More on LaMarcus Aldridge later.
The Magic have acquired some pieces in their rebuild, but they need a star and preferably two.
They could have enough cap...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:47 PM
It was just over a year ago when we started to learn the lesson that it's about more than the names.
Dwight Howard, Steve Nash and Antawn Jamison helped deliver that reality, after jumping aboard the Los Angeles Lakers alongside Kobe Bryant.
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:37 PM
It couldn't have gone any other way if you've been following the Magic this season. The Magic had to fight off the Charlotte Mildcats — one of the NBA's worst teams in history — after losing another player to another injury, Glen “Big...