| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:09 PM
You'll never guess which star who finally found happiness after chasing big-market free-agent dreams is advising New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony.
Yes, Dwight Howard.
"If you don't win, you're not going to get all the [off-court] stuff you want...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:08 PM
I often receive emails or questions from fans asking why the current Magic can't win more games during a rebuilding the way the old Heart & Hustle Magic did.
That beloved team in 1999-2000 — led by Friday night's honoree, Darrell Armstrong —...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:32 PM
And now the Magic again wait for lottery luck.
They're like a bettor at the track, cheering a favorite horse to the finish line, hoping the jockey has positioned it for the stretch run.
Draft hopes will have to get the faithful through the rest of the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The Magic made a deal after all on Thursday, deciding the deadline had come on the Big Baby Era in Orlando.
Glen Davis is no longer part of the team, leaving the club and Davis' agent to try to hash out a buyout after the Magic couldn't trade him.
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Rob, psst. Over here. It's me. Guy with the pointy ears and pitchfork. The NBA Devil.
Yeah, sorry the room temperature got a little warm.
I've been down in Georgia, where I was looking for a shooting guard to steal.
I brought along the Mrs. —...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Hello, Mr. Hennigan. It's me. Your guy with the halo, accompanied by the harp music. The NBA Angel.
Thank you for seeing me. I'm heaven-sent. Just left my pearly gated community.
I see you've eaten some devil's food cake. Here, try some of the cake...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:07 PM
NBA All Stars apparently feel they need a break after All Star break. They want more time off, and new Commissioner Adam Silver is considering giving them a breather.
Silver spoke with players, including All-Star Chris Paul, new president of the players...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Raise your hand if you've ever visited empty, dilapidated Tinker Field because of its historical significance?
Still waiting …
I didn't think so.
Then why is there this political...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:58 PM
As we've talked about ad nauseam, the Magic will have a significant draft choice in June.
They actually have two. We apologize for ignoring the other — the little tag-along brother.
All the attention in the first-round family has been paid to...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:48 PM
We now interrupt all this laughable losing, exhaustive scouting, background checks and booked rooms in Lawrence, Kan., for the following bulletin from the 2014 draft party:
Not everyone is guaranteeing to RSVP.
There are whispers that Joel...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Why would Florida State defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt leave the Seminoles after one season — and a national-championship season at that — to make a lateral move to Georgia? Hard to figure, but one...