| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:04 AM
LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian didn’t live in Chicago very long, but the celebrity couple was here long enough to lease a Gold Coast condo and have it featured on an episode of HGTV’s new interior design series, “Interiors, Inc.&...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Orlando’s lockout nightmare is coming to an end — just in time to save most of the 2011-12 NBA season and the 2012 All-Star Game at Amway Center.
NBA owners and players reached a tentative labor agreement early Saturday morning. In about a...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Q. Is the tentative agreement a done deal?
A. It could fall apart, but that's very, very unlikely. NBA Commissioner David Stern is confident that a majority of team owners will approve it. And a majority of players will agree to it, too. Remember,...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 5:05 PM
Will Gilbert Arenas remain with the Orlando Magic, or will he be waived using the amnesty provision included in the tentative labor agreement?
Magic officials cannot comment. David Stern’s lockout gag order remains in effect.
How will amnesty...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 3:17 AM
The New Jersey Nets plan to enter the Dwight Howard sweepstakes, but will the Orlando Magic listen?
The Nets plan to offer young center Brook Lopez and two future first-round picks and accept Hedo Turkoglu's massive contract in order to obtain Howard...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 10:58 PM
Your daily preview of what to expect in Magicville . . .
Chris Paul’s agent reportedly has told the New Orleans Hornets that Paul won’t sign an extension and wants a trade to the New York Knicks.
So the Orlando Magic may have their best...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:19 PM
Dwight Howard's long-term plans still remain a mystery to the Orlando Magic — and perhaps even to Howard himself.
As of 7 Friday night, Magic General Manager Otis Smith had not had any substantive discussions with Howard's powerhouse agent, Dan...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 2:22 PM
On a day Orlando Magic officials pledged publicly they’ll do everything they can to keep Dwight Howard, the team announced that the second-highest person in the team hierarchy — a person who has been in contact with Howard recently —...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Dwight Howard could not have been more clear Thursday about his long-term intentions.
He is sticking by his request to be traded from the Orlando Magic.
"It still stands," Howard said.
Asked whether he fluctuates day to day, he answered, "There is no...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:11 AM
MIAMI — The events of Dec. 18, 2010 — exactly one year ago today — will be remembered as a crucial turning point for the Orlando Magic.
The team completed two major trades:
• In the first trade, the Magic sent Vince Carter, Marcin...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...