| Jan 7, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Students remain on break, temps dipped to single digits, and tipoff was after 9 p.m. So even with undefeated and second-ranked Syracuse in town, Cassell Coliseum offered negligible homecourt advantage to Virginia Tech on Tuesday.
But when freshman Ben...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Victor Oladipo and Michael Carter-Williams are forever linked.
They were selected in the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft. They're guards. And they've emerged as the two leading candidates to be named the 2013-14 NBA Rookie of the Year.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:33 PM
With almost one month of the regular season completed, the Philadelphia 76ers’ Michael Carter-Williams and the Orlando Magic’s Victor Oladipo have emerged as the leading candidates for 2013-14 NBA Rookie of the Year honors.
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Center Nik Vucevic missed a game for the first time this season when the Orlando Magic played the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night at Wells Fargo Center.
Vucevic suffered a sprained left ankle when he drifted over the baseline...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:13 PM
PHILADELPHIA — When it ended — and it ended 3 hours, 12 minutes after it began — you could tell that what had just transpired had taken a toll on the Orlando Magic.
A hoarseness crept into Jacque Vaughn’s voice. Glen Davis sat at...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:52 PM
NEW YORK — The Orlando Magic's objective for Wednesday was simple.
And plenty of it.
After playing a game on Monday night, the Magic lost a double-overtime thriller Tuesday night to the Philadelphia 76ers 126-125.
In the marathon game,...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Victor Oladipo showed he can execute a 360 dunk during the Orlando Magic's win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night.
But would the Magic rookie be willing to unleash a few more dunks during the slam dunk contest at the 2014 All-Star Weekend in New...
| 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...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:27 PM
The Philadelphia 76ers turned down their dubious date with destiny Saturday night, beating the Detroit Pistons 123-98 to end an NBA-record-tying 26-game losing streak.
Guard Michael Carter-Williams and forward Thaddeus Young each scored 21 points and...
| 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,...