| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Cheers rained down on Dwight Howard from the Amway Center stands Friday night. Typically sedate Orlando Magic fans erupted when public-address announcer Paul Porter called Howard's name during pregame introductions.
Everyone expected the focus to fall on...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
NBA free agents (* -- indicates restricted free agent, with team allowed to match outside offers to retain player):
Best of who is left: Alexis Ajinca, Gilbert Arenas, Keith Bogans, Erick Dampier, Francisco Elson, Melvin Ely, Kryrlo Fesenko, Eddie House,...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Lebron James isn’t at the top anymore. Last year, James earned the top spot for being the NBA’s most disliked player in a Forbes.com poll.
However he is ranked second.
Who is in first place this year?
New Jersey Nets power forward Kris...
| Dec 27, 2011
LeBron still enemy No. 1
By fans? By players? Different answers.
With fans, LeBron James, whether he chooses to wear the tag of villain or not, is public enemy No. 1 for the way he changed the free-agency landscape and...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:57 PM
No one needed a reminder, but Dwight Howard on Thursday night demonstrated why the Orlando Magic are desperate to keep him and why the New Jersey Nets are equally anxious to acquire him.
He gathered rebound after rebound. He swatted away shots, sending...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Skechers, the athletic shoe company, has unveiled the star of its upcoming Super Bowl commercial -- and it's not Kim Kardashian.
It's a little dog named Mr. Quiggly.
Mr. Quiggly, a French bulldog, has replaced the reality television celebrity...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:02 AM
The Orlando Magic's practice court at Amway Center will be a focal point of the professional basketball world this week.
Rookies will have an opportunity to learn and to prove they belong in the NBA. Second- and third-year NBA players can show they're...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:04 AM
LeAnn Rimes and husband Eddie Cibrian didn’t live in Chicago very long, but the celebrity couple was here long enough to lease a Gold Coast condo and have it featured on an episode of HGTV’s new interior design series, “Interiors, Inc.&...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Re-signing point guard Deron Williams and acquiring shooting guard Joe Johnson have given the New Jersey Nets an All-Star backcourt that can get the franchise back to the playoffs in its first season in Brooklyn.
Speaking at a news conference on Friday,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Danny Granger returned from an ankle injury to score 32 points and help Indiana snap a five-game losing streak by dumping visiting New Jersey 93-88.
The loss was the eighth in a row for the Nets, who have dropped 10 of 11. The Pacers, who played their...