| Apr 24, 2011
| 10:45 PM
ATLANTA — In the Orlando Magic's postgame locker room Sunday night, Stan Van Gundy turned to his assistant coaches and asked a question. Should they take their players directly from Orlando International Airport to Amway Center upon arrival in...
| May 10, 2011
| 6:30 AM
It wasn’t all the shots Derrick Rose took at the end of Game 4. It was all the shots he didn’t take at the beginning.
It wasn’t all the energy and aggressiveness Rose expended trying to take over the fourth quarter of Sunday’s...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:50 PM
Orlando Magic fans wanted the franchise to make a major splash during Thursday night's 2011 NBA draft. Even superstar Dwight Howard hoped something would be done to upgrade the roster.
Acquiring a pair of second-round selections, University of Richmond...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Now we're talking about the best of the best.
We're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position over five weeks.
This week, we're on small forwards.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:47 PM
— John Wall was dribbling up the court at a frenetic pace, with defenders backpedaling helplessly and teammates gasping to catch up. Wall whirled the ball behind his back to juke Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague and open what appeared to be a clear...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 8:17 PM
The Atlanta Hawks have changed since they ousted the Orlando Magic from the 2011 playoffs.
But the result remains the same.
In the teams’ first meeting since April, the Magic forced overtime with a late comeback but were undone by turnovers and...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Aggressive spending in recent years clogged the Orlando Magic payroll and hampered team executives' efforts to pair Dwight Howard with another star.
But what complicated things in the first place might provide the fastest path back to relevance.
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland finalized the elimination of seven athletic teams, but managed to preserve men’s outdoor...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:55 AM
ARRON AFFLALO, SHOOTING GUARD
HT: 6-5 WT: 215 COLLEGE: UCLA
AGE: Turns 28 on Oct. 15, 2013.
NBA SEASONS: 2012-13 is his sixth.
TWITTER HANDLE: @arronafflalo
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:32 PM
TV: Comcast SportsNet
The first time Washington Wizards rookie Bradley Beal attempted to embarrass an opponent with a thunderous jam, he got a painful lesson on the need to think before dunking. Beal picked the wrong...