| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:49 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Orlando Magic know that just about no one expects them to win their first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers.
Prognosticators say the Magic have no chance without injured All-Star Dwight Howard. The Pacers supposedly...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Vogel Ends Regular Season With Award
In yesterday's Pacers Playoff Notebook, I had noted that Indiana Pacers Head Coach Frank Vogel "Vogel will be the first to give the credit to the players, his staff, and the fans of the Pacers for his success". So, it...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 8:35 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The way experts talked about the first-round playoff series between the Orlando Magic and the Indiana Pacers, you would've thought the Magic had no chance without Dwight Howard.
The Magic silenced that talk Saturday night....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Metta World Peace took a break to meditate before he conducted a baffling conversation with reporters in which he said he knew nothing about getting a retroactive flagrant foul from the NBA for a play in Denver on Monday and that he had forgotten he...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Lakers forward Pau Gasol will be sidelined for an indefinite period after sustaining a tear of the plantar fascia in his right foot.
Gasol suffered the injury in Tuesday's game against Brooklyn.
Gasol had an MRI in Boston Wednesday on his right...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 7:34 PM
The Miami Heat predictably rolled over the Los Angeles Lakers by 10 points Sunday afternoon, in a picture-perfect contrast about the finicky nature of the NBA's Dream Team concept.
The Heat have a dynasty brewing. The Lakers only seem to revel in...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Lakers had a one-point lead with two minutes left in a game against New Orleans on Tuesday.
With the outcome on the line, Kobe Bryant, one of the game's best closers, passed the ball to Earl Clark, a player many fans hadn't heard of until recently....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Lakers 111 - Timberwolves 100 (end of regulation)
The Lakers finally broke the Minnesota Timberwolves' zone, going inside to Pau Gasol to hold on with a 111-100 win.
Dwight Howard sat out, flying back to Los Angeles to get his injured shoulder...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:10 PM
The NBA's Hot Stove League is heating up, but the trade winds mostly leave players cold. With the Feb. 21 deadline looming, it is an uncomfortable time of year.
J.J. Redick's name has been bandied about. You can't blame J.J. for wondering if he might...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
How about a new coach?
The best Pau Gasol trade? Mike D'Antoni for any coach with enough common sense to find a way to make it work. Once again, D'Antoni being so wedded to a system has compromised his ability to maximize his...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:41 PM
If you want a little taste of the NBA All-Star hoopla without (we hope) the craziness and expense of the big-ticket events, well the Orlando Public Library just might have an event for you. Magic players Glen Davis, Ryan Anderson and Earl Clark are to...