| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:06 PM
The Houston Rockets landed their franchise center in Dwight Howard, who left the Lakers last week as a free agent.
"It's huge. It's really important for us," Jeremy Lin said Sunday at the Steve Nash Showdown. "When you talk about a franchise player or...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Did you see the story the other day where Daunte Culpepper lost his $3.6-million house in South Florida to foreclosure? It would be sad if it turns out Culpepper is yet another in a long line of professional...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:46 PM
So, a top 10 NBA draft pick, a former Orlando Magic guard, a Houston Rockets forward and a Euro Cup MVP walked into an Orlando recreation center gym the other night.
I promise this isn't the start of a joke.
How is this for a pick-up ball lineup? Austin...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Stunning. Simply stunning. That can be the only description of the most striking aspect of Durant v. Wade.
And, no, we're not (at least not yet) talking about where Kevin Durant believes Dwyane Wade ranks in the NBA's current hierarchy.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:33 AM
There is no easy way out. That is a central factor of the LeBron James free-agent equation that is best appreciated in advance.
In the wake of Paul George signing his five-year extension with the Indiana Pacers, the thought might be that it next...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Shaquille O'Neal has always been hard on center Dwight Howard. With Howard leaving the Lakers for the Houston Rockets, O'Neal was certain to get his jabs in quickly.
"It was expected," said O'Neal of Howard's defection during a news conference...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:35 AM
As I had previously analyzed the situation in my column, Dwight Howard is leaving the Lakers to sign with the Houston Rockets. This signing dramatically alters the power dynamic in the NBA.
My prediction was not based on any inside knowledge, but an...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Dwight Howard is feeling the California Love.
Dallas, too. Houston and Atlanta, you in the house?
Mr. Howard is entertaining all four suitors starting July 1 when the free-agency period begins. It's the NBA's version of match.com for a guy with...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Don't look now Magic, but Andrew Wiggins' pursuers are gaining on you.
Along with the usual bottom-feeding suspects -- Charlotte, Phoenix and Sacramento – the field chasing next year's prized lottery class is suddenly crowded.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Three years ago, the Heat staged their silly pep-rally, suggesting multiple titles could be won.
LeBron James: "Not two, not three, not four, not five, not six, not seven…"
LeBron was simply playing to the crowd that summer day as Miami...