| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Continuing debate about whether 76ers president/general manager Sam Hinkie made the right decision to nuke the team's core and start building from scratch is a moot exercise.
The only question now is how patient a notoriously impatient fan base is...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:13 PM
A Philadelphia 76ers guard sprinted up the court and pushed the ball to the foul line in the Orlando Magic's defensive end. The guard suddenly slowed, then dished to teammate K.J. McDaniels to set up an easy layup.
But Magic rookies Elfrid Payton and...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo has been named to the 2013-14 NBA All-Rookie First Team, league officials announced moments ago.
Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams, Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke, Brooklyn Nets center Mason...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:41 PM
There were no significant surprises when NBA officials released the 2013-14 Rookie of the Year Award voting totals Monday.
In yet another sign that voters tend to place a higher emphasis on offensive production than on defensive contributions, the...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Lakers forward Ryan Kelly received consideration, but not enough votes to make the NBA's all-rookie first or second teams.
Voted on by a panel of 125 sportswriters and broadcasters, Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams was the only unanimous...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:00 AM
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Almost everyone gets to see the crazy step-back three-pointers and wild flip-ins that make Kevin Durant so great, his top plays consuming hours of air time on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV, etc.
Considerably fewer have been privy to the madness that is Byron...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:58 AM
A look at Heat single-game bests (through April 16):
2013-14 Heat: 61, LeBron James, March 3 vs. Bobcats.
Heat record: 61, LeBron James, March 3, 2014 vs. Bobcats.
2013-14 Opponent: 43, Blake Griffin,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 9:55 AM
SAN ANTONIO — Rookie Victor Oladipo will miss his second consecutive game and will be held out when the Orlando Magic face the San Antonio Spurs tonight.
The stated reason continues to be a sore left ankle.
“He’s played 60 games,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:27 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Victor Oladipo woke up at 7 Friday morning with a realization.
He’s a part of All-Star Weekend.
To many people who’ve watched the Orlando Magic closely this season, there wasn’t any doubt NBA officials would...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:25 AM
"Summer Dreams" (CBS, Saturday). A vivid, elegantly made, two-hour documentary centering on the NBA Summer League, a 10-day yearly event, held in Orlando, Fla., and Las Vegas, where pro-ball hopefuls and rookies run and dribble, pass and shoot before a...