| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Referee Dick Bavetta is such great fun whether he's holding a ball as part of a skit with a team mascot, racing Charles Barkley or casually yukking it up with a superstar that you wish he could work another 2,633 consecutive games.
The 74-year-old has...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Milwaukee Bucks 108 - Lakers 105 (end of regulation)
The only true win for the Lakers on Thursday night in Milwaukee against the Bucks was a loss.
Already out of the playoffs, the Lakers hurt their draft position with back-to-back wins over the...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Less than a year has passed since the Milwaukee Bucks traded Tobias Harris to the Orlando Magic, but when Harris looks at his former team, it's barely recognizable.
Harris got an up-close view Friday night when the Magic hosted the Bucks at Amway...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The Lakers hoped to land a top-three pick in the NBA draft lottery last month. Instead, the team dropped from the sixth to seventh when the lottery order was announced.
Do the Lakers have any means to climb in the draft? If so, to what end?
| Feb 20, 2012
| 9:42 PM
MILWAUKEE — The Orlando Magic have a knack for late fourth-quarter comebacks against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Orlando eked out its third come-from-behind win over Milwaukee in 10 days Monday night, stunning the Bucks 93-90 at Bradley Center.
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:15 AM
There have been plays or moments during games that caused candid reactions on the Miami Heat bench this season.
Most were reserved for the out of ordinary, such as Mike Miller dunking, Mario Chalmers hitting 10 3-pointers or Shane Battier blocking a...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 11:09 PM
MILWAUKEE — On a night the Orlando Magic qualified for the playoffs, the team showed it's not ready for the playoffs, at least not yet.
The Magic turned the ball over and over again on Wednesday. They missed too many free throws. They allowed their...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 11:22 PM
MILWAUKEE — Wednesday night's game between the Orlando Magic and the Milwaukee Bucks supposedly featured two of pro basketball's most annoying coaches.
Or at least that's what a recent Sports Illustrated poll indicates.
The magazine asked 138...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 5:25 PM
As VCU players reviewed tape of their mid-February loss to George Mason, forward Jamie Skeen stood up and told coach Shaka Smart to hit the pause button.
The room was silent. The 6-foot-9, 240-pound Skeen is the Rams' most imposing presence, a rugged...