| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:50 PM
Orlando Magic fans wanted the franchise to make a major splash during Thursday night's 2011 NBA draft. Even superstar Dwight Howard hoped something would be done to upgrade the roster.
Acquiring a pair of second-round selections, University of Richmond...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 6:37 PM
To Josh Selby, the Memphis Grizzlies represent a clean slate, and a team that doesn't care about his past, only his potential.
To the Memphis Grizzlies — who snagged the Lake Clifton graduate with the 49th pick in Thursday's NBA Draft — Selby...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Let the debate begin.
Over the next five weeks, we'll rank the NBA's top 10 players at each position.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential or their career achievements. Instead, these rankings...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 6:59 AM
It's clearly a two-man race to determine the top two-guard in the NBA.
D-Wade or Kobe?
Kobe or D-Wade?
Our rankings of the NBA's top 10 players at each position continues in this five-week series.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
If Fran Vázquez ever plays for the Orlando Magic, it won't be before the 2014-15 season.
The Magic's 2005 first-round draft pick has decided to keep playing in Europe.
In an interview Tuesday, Vázquez's agent, José Cobelo, confirmed that Vázquez...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The latest rumor in the Dwight Howard saga is that the Orlando Magic might not trade Howard at all.
That isn’t new news. Magic general manager Rob Hennigan has been saying publicly for at least two weeks that he hasn’t ruled out having Howard...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 5:24 PM
Do not be ashamed if the Dwight Howard saga confuses you.
The NBA's new collective-bargaining agreement contains plenty of perplexing intricacies.
Here, we try to separate fact from fiction.
What is Howard's contract status?
His current contract...
| Apr 18, 2011
The news was delivered to Lakers forward Ron Artest faster than a speedy scorer. His apparent indifference appeared as show as when Artest flexes his muscles. And his defiance sounded as defensive as ...well, his defense. We're of course talking about...
| Jun 1, 2011
The Golden State Warriors recently brought in Jerry West as a consultant, and West's comments seem to insinuate that the team is looking to deal Monta Ellis. “I've seen teams trade players that score tons of points and people say, ‘How in...
| Jun 8, 2011
The Orlando Magic are one of a handful of teams who've spoken to the Golden State Warriors about acquiring Monta Ellis, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Based on comments from new team consultant Jerry West last week, it appears the Warriors are...
| Jun 10, 2011
-- The Times' Jerry Crowe wonders why Kobe Bryant has still refused to publicly comment on the Mike Brown hire. -- I talk to Lakers forward Matt Barnes about the progress on his surgically repaired right knee. He expects to be able to start running in a...