| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Kobe Bryant and the Lakers have fans all over the world, including the Philippines.
Dwight Howard, playing an exhibition game Thursday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Philippines, received scattered boos and "Kobe" chants as the Houston...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Former Magic coach Stan Van Gundy was one of the key advisors who helped Dwight Howard decide to sign with the Houston Rockets.
That's what Dwight Howard told reporters in Houston what Stan confirmed to Open Mike.
From Dwight, courtesy of the Houston...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Who said Nik Vucevic can’t jump?
The Magic’s starting center -- known more for his sound fundamentals than being a dynamic athlete -- has made quite a leap in ESPN’s player rankings heading into the regular season.
Ranked as the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:00 PM
It may not have been an "official" mental disorder, but a condition known as Linsanity broke out for a few crazy weeks in February 2012. That was when New York Knicks backup point guard Jeremy Lin — the second Asian American ever to play in the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:13 PM
Born in Colon, Panama, and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., Gary Forbes had basketball on his mind when he was growing up. When he discovered he had Type 1 diabetes, he worried that it would derail his NBA plans. But, with the help of his diabetic father, he...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Pau Gasol has returned to Los Angeles after spending the summer in his native Spain.
The veteran forward/center has been sidelined since May, recovering from procedures to alleviate tendinosis in both knees. Just recently he resumed basketball...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:32 PM
NBA free agent Dwight Howard is leaving the Los Angeles Lakers for the Houston Rockets....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Phil Jackson would like to see Dwight Howard return to the Lakers.
The free-agent center is expected to explore other options in July, but he could re-sign with the Lakers for up to $118 million.
"I really have always had a very positive...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:32 PM
[Update: The Dwight Howard decision finally came, and the free-agent center chose the Houston Rockets over the Lakers.] The Lakers are trying to persuade Dwight Howard to stay with the franchise for five more years. Magic Johnson tweeted the same...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
In celebrating their agreement with free-agent center Dwight Howard, the Houston Rockets said too much.
According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com, the Rockets have been fined $150,000 by the NBA for "unauthorized comments made by team personnel about Howard...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:22 PM
Well what do you know? Youth.
And not just Norris Cole.
It has been a while since promise and potential entered the Miami Heat locker room, at least when it has come to potential difference makers.
With Greg Oden and Michael Beasley,...