| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Former Gators star Scottie Wilbekin said the Orlando Magic would be a perfect landing land spot for him if he is lucky enough to end up in the NBA.
The Gainesville native said he worked out for the team on Tuesday – two days prior to Thursday...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Forward Shawn Marion informed the Cleveland Cavaliers that he intends to sign a free-agent deal with them this month, even though the team can only pay him the league's minimum salary, according to ESPN.com.
Marion, 36, reportedly wants to play...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Indiana Pacers star Paul George was on the road to recovery Saturday after having surgery on his right leg, which was fractured during a freak fall on Friday during a Team USA basketball scrimmage in Las Vegas.
George landed awkwardly against the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:42 PM
LAS VEGAS — Any NBA team employee's worst nightmare occurred Friday night in Las Vegas when Paul George's right leg buckled against the basket stanchion, his fibula and tibia fractured and his 2014-15 season likely over before it started.
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnist David Haugh.
For openers ...
As Paul George landed Friday night against the basket stanchion in Las Vegas, his right leg below the knee snapped to a nearly 90-degree angle, a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:53 AM
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league would re-open debate about the merits of participating in international events in the wake of Paul George's gruesome injury, but did not foresee a major shift in policy.
George, an Indiana Pacers All-Star,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Kobe Bryant is turning 36 Saturday, which means his career may or may not be flickering like a birthday candle.
Shaquille O'Neal and Steve Nash were All-Stars at that age. Tim Duncan averaged more points and rebounds than he had in either of the two...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Indiana Pacers forward Paul George apologized Thursday for insensitive remarks made via Twitter in reaction to the NFL announcing the indefinite suspension of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice.
"I want to apologize to all victims of domestic abuse...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Like many storied rivalries from the past, the careers of Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will be forever linked.
Although Brady is 10-4 in games against Manning’s teams — Indianapolis and Denver — since the 2004 playoffs they have...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Commissioner is a title far too limiting for David Stern.
He has been part comedian, part dictator, part visionary, part man on a mission, and there's nothing Ron Artest's fists, Gilbert Arenas' guns or Allen Iverson's wardrobe could possibly do to stop...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 11:04 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Defense won the NBA All-Star game. No joke.
Well, maybe a chuckle is in order.
The East wasn't exactly hand-in-the-face tough during a game that featured a record 318 points and zero blocked shots, but it did manage to stop the...