| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Dear Orlando Magic: I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but your window of opportunity has closed before it even opened.
Now that NBA superstar Kevin Love is set to join fellow NBA superstars LeBron James and...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The Sports Xchange
NBA roundup: Miller, Jones know their Cavs roles
The Cleveland Cavaliers introduced two role players to next season's team on Wednesday to go alongside LeBron James as they try bring the first title to the city in 50 years.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Nike, Adidas and Under Armour are chasing Kevin Durant, who is a free agent in the shoe and apparel endorsement company race with a $60 million contract that tied him to the Swoosh expiring.
Durant, who has two years and $39 million remaining on his...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Madonna is the latest celebrity to weigh in on the Israel-Gaza conflict, adding herself to the growing pile of famous people who haven't been doing that very well since the fighting started weeks ago.
The Material Girl posted a shot of herself on...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Victor Oladipo had an idea of what to expect when he and Orlando Magic teammate Tobias Harris joined USA Basketball’s select team.
Oladipo knew the select team’s job was to help the national team prepare for the upcoming FIBA World Cup,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:46 PM
The Miami Heat saved confirmation of their biggest move of the NBA offseason for last, announcing Wednesday the signing of center Chris Bosh.
While terms were not formally announced by the team, Bosh agreed to a five-year, $118 million contract...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard has sold his five-bedroom Orlando-area home for $3.4 million — about $1.5 million less than the asking price.
The former Orlando Magic player put his 3-acre Longwood estate on the market more than five months...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Dwight Howard made a brief stand on a very touchy subject over the weekend.
On Saturday afternoon, the former Laker and current Houston Rocket sent out this short tweet: "#FreePalestine."
About 15 minutes later he deleted the message (although...
| Jun 25, 2014
NBA Commissioner David Stern congratulates Dwight Howard of Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy after he was drafted first overall by the Orlando Magic in the NBA draft on June 24, 2004....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:56 PM
On a cursory glance, what the Houston Rockets plan to do with Lake Howell High and UF alumnus Chandler Parsons makes no sense. Rockets officials are leaning toward declining their $964,000 team option on Parsons for the 2014-15 season and allow him to...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Did the Orlando Magic give up too many assets in order to acquire Elfrid Payton from the Philadelphia 76ers on draft night?
That’s a fair, and important, question to ask.
If you take a cursory look at the deal, it does appear that Orlando gave...