| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:53 PM
On Monday night, the Magic continue their preseason road tour against a team whose building blueprints they might want to study.
We've heard so much about the Magic's desire to emulate San Antonio and Oklahoma City, largely because young GM Rob Hennigan...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Chicago Bulls great Scottie Pippen will hit the court in Chicago this week, but this one won't be as familiar as United Center.
Pippen, 49, is scheduled to testify for the prosecution Friday at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in the trial of his former...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Forever 21 will leave a big footprint at 34 S. State St. when it finishes moving to its new location a few doors north, but big shoes are set to fill it.
Flight 23 at Footaction, a Jordan Brand-only store that debuted this year in New York, plans to...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:25 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- For each inductee he introduced Friday night, emcee Chick Hernandez ran through a list of that person's accomplishments at the University of Maryland.
For most who were announced, the 400 people gathered at tables in the Heise Room at...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Mark Turgeon's two distinct memories of Len Bias have lasted three decades.
The first occurred when Turgeon was a sophomore point guard at Kansas, sharing the same court at the Greak Alaskan Shootout with a junior rising star from...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
If Len Bias could attend his own Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, he'd do so as a 50-year-old man.
That's a heck of a thing to wrap your head around if, like me, you grew up as an obsessed ACC basketball fan in the 1980s. Lenny has lived as an idea...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 AM
NEW YORK — Ryan Tucker was a visitor at Yankee Stadium in June. He had just finished a long, arduous round of chemotherapy for treatment of a brain tumor and the prognosis was good as he was made an honorary Yankee during the team's "Hope Week."...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Part of the rhythm of the NBA is the continuum is that you get to pick up where you left off, especially the elite.
While the offseasons tend to be brief, there is ample time to reflect, reassess, rededicate.
Eventually, the Detroit Pistons...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 12:45 PM
As millions of viewers watched Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls face their rivals, the Boston Celtics, in the 1986 NBA basketball playoffs, what most viewers saw during that game was Jordan putting up a record 63 points for his team. What...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Magic Johnson created a mess earlier this month by saying the Lakers should "lose every game" and secure a top-five draft pick.
Some Lakers fans hated it, some loved it. Lakers players and coaches definitely didn't like it.
But when Johnson and good...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:23 PM
I know Byron Scott can't say it out loud, but the Lakers are a better team when Kobe is not playing. Their performance against Golden State was breathtakingly better than they have played all season. Blaming the rest of the team for just "standing around"...