| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:21 AM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis.
The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
The last time point guard Scottie Wilbekin played competitive games inside Amway Center, he and the Florida Gators were fighting for their NCAA Tournament lives.
Wilbekin has returned to Amway Center — this time to fight for his basketball future....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:09 PM
It took two summer-league games for the Orlando Magic to learn something about their rookie point guard, Elfrid Payton.
He bounces back well.
Two days after Payton played shakily in his pro debut, he nearly recorded a triple-double Monday as the Magic...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Carlos Boozer has been waived via the NBA's one-time amnesty provision.
Boozer will still earn the final $16.8 million on his contract for the coming season, but he'll be removed from Chicago's salary-cap and tax calculations -- which would enable the...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Shabazz Napier struggled to find his shot for the second time in three NBA Summer League games as his Miami Heat lost to the Detroit Pistons, 80-78, on Tuesday night.
The former UConn star and first-round pick of the Heat was just 3-for-11 - missing all...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Lakers will open summer league play in Las Vegas on July 11, the NBA announced on Thursday.
Battling the Toronto Raptors at the Cox Pavilion at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, the Lakers will presumably field a team starring the seventh pick...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:37 PM
The NBA's annual moratorium ended Thursday, allowing teams to sign free agents.
While it didn't take long before a number of players signed their deals, the Lakers remained in neutral while waiting for New York Knicks free agent Carmelo Anthony to...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Orlando Magic are about to accelerate their search for someone to coach their new NBA Development League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks.
According to an industry source with knowledge of the process, members of the Magic's front office will conduct...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:51 AM
In a departure from past years, the annual Orlando Pro Summer League will last seven days, and no team will play for more than three days in a row before it receives a rest day.
The summer league, which is hosted by the Orlando Magic, will run from July...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:30 PM
In his two years away from the NBA, ex-Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy missed the challenge of pro basketball.
Now, he has a huge challenge ahead of him: rebuilding the Detroit Pistons.
Van Gundy agreed in principle Tuesday night to a five-year...