| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:02 AM
With reputations that precede them, Class of 2015 basketball prospects Antonio Blakeney and Alex Owens made matching moves from Southwest Florida to Oak Ridge this past spring.
The buzz bounced around Orlando hoops circles and sparked questions from the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:03 AM
The Miami Heat washed their hands, walked away, managed to flip Michael Beasley to the Minnesota Timberwolves for the cap space that allowed the signing of Mike Miller. Three trips to the NBA Finals and two championships followed.
But there also...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Former Lake Howell and UF basketball standout Nick Calathes made it official Wednesday, signing an NBA contract with the Memphis Grizzlies that has been in the works for weeks.
Calathes indicated his deal with the Western Conference runners-up...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Throughout the Magic's 25th anniversary season, we will take a look back at some of the most memorable moments and players in franchise history.
TODAY'S MEMOIR : "A Very Quiet 50" Points.
Shaquille O'Neal brought down the backboard. Nick Anderson...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:14 PM
Ex-Towson Catholic star Greene to Celtics
Former Towson Catholic star Donte Greene was traded from the Memphis Grizzlies to the Boston Celtics in a swap of former Syracuse first-round draft picks Thursday. In exchange for Greene, who averaged 5....
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Kobe Bryant has this thing he does, just when the Lakers are moments from being flattened by an oncoming train, he smiles and says, "What whistle?"
Call it the no-look quote.
Bryant has been doing this for years, his normal confidence level going into...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 1:33 PM
From the moment they posed and postured on stage on that July evening in 2010, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh stood as the focus.
Never has that been more apparent than this offseason, especially now that the Miami Heat's financial...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Finally! Finally a game that will give the Miami Heat a read on where they stand from a playoff perspective, a huge regular-season mile-marker, Christmas, well, in December.
As sexy as Tuesday night's game against the Indiana...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Shane Battier finds it humorous. That doesn't mean he also doesn't respect the challenge ahead.
But the notion of championship fatigue, one most recently offered by TNT analyst Steve Kerr amid his forecast of the Chicago Bulls coming out of the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan, he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves.
Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts.
It's tough to earn...
| Dec 3, 2009
Allen Iverson's return to Philadelphia feels like the same situation we witnessed in Memphis, only with a longer fuse.
Iverson returns to the city he considers his professional home, the site of his greatest successes and triumphs. He figures to get a...