| May 15, 2015
| 3:44 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Prediction: Former coach Stan Van Gundy could very well cost the Orlando Magic a chance to hire their potential future coach — Tom Thibodeau, who many believe will not be back with the Chicago Bulls next...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Even before Dwyane Wade's left hamstring balked and then his right gave way, before the starting point guard emerged as the team's best backup shooting guard, before Shannon Brown arrived, started and then departed, the question loomed:
How could the...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Phil Jackson has assured New York that he has a plan to save the Knicks.
"#knicknation Merry Christmas to all and Peace on earth," Jackson tweeted on Christmas Eve. "Please be assured your hopes and wishes are getting through to Santa. He will bring...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Kobe Bryant soon will pass Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA's all-time scoring list. That is unless another of his body parts goes out or he is suspended for threatening great bodily harm to his teammates.
In a most predictable of scenarios,...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Jameer Nelson never wanted to be an NBA nomad, but he likely has no clue where the closing chapters of his career will take him now.
After playing his first 10 NBA seasons in Orlando, the point guard finds himself on his second team within five months....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:01 PM
You figured that Stan Van Gundy might eventually miss the good old days in Orlando in his new dual role as coach and president of the woeful Detroit Pistons.
You just didn't think it would be this soon — with the early returns so horrendous.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:02 AM
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver hinted it was coming, pushed for it Friday in an op-ed piece in The New York Times, and now the NBA is buying in. Literally.
Before Silver and players' union leader Michele Roberts got into their revenue spat, the NBA...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Los Angeles Clippers brought the NBA version of Hollywood to Orlando on Wednesday night with Chris Paul and Blake Griffin. Despite their presence, coach Doc Rivers isn't happy with his team's play. Two All-Stars isn't enough? Do I hear three?
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Most of the sightings I hear about take place in venues in the city. Let’s start off with a sighting from the suburbs (my only recent sports sighting from the burbs) before getting to all of the city sightings:
- The Bears’ Matt Forte had...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — L.A. Clippers coach Doc Rivers brought up Nik Vucevic's situation while raving about the Magic center.
"Vucevic is an All-Star. He's a terrific player," Rivers said. "He's probably the best player in the league nobody knows. I...