| Dec 7, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Dec 7 (The Sports Xchange) - Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade participated in Saturday's shootaround.
The Heat played the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.
Wade has missed the Heat's last two games. He was out Thursday against the Chicago Bulls...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:13 PM
A weird sort of swirl surrounds Magic shooting guard Arron Afflalo.
He's playing so well you can make a case that he should be in the All-Star Game. He's playing so well you can make a case that he should be traded.
Odd scenario, no?
But these are...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:48 PM
March 31, 2007: Derrick Rose is selected as Mr. Basketball of Illinois. Finally free of a media ban imposed by Simeon High School, Rose tells the Tribune that the person he admires most is his mother, Brenda.
May 20, 2008: The Bulls win the lottery,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:37 PM
A look at sports history highlights for Orlando through the years:
1936: Orlando Stadium, now known as the Florida Citrus Bowl, opens with a capacity of 8,900.
1947: The first Tangerine Bowl, later to become the Capital One Bowl, is played at...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 8:14 AM
It seems likely the Orlando Magic will continue to play rookie guard Victor Oladipo in critical fourth-quarter situations, despite his struggles late in Saturday night's 108-100 loss to the Dallas Mavericks.
Magic officials appear intent on giving...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 8:40 AM
It had been consecutive weeks for Ray Allen to relive a decision that lately has gotten more attention than The Decision.
No, Allen leaving the Boston Celtics in the 2012 offseason did not have nearly the seismic impact of LeBron James'...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:50 AM
It is late in the week, and still part of the national sports conversation involves Julius Randle, Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker. Throw in those twin guards, Andrew and Aaron Harrison, too, I suppose.
It is the weekend and college basketball, after...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Jason Kidd played in 1,391 NBA regular-season games and 158 postseason games.
But Sunday's matchup between the Orlando Magic and the Brooklyn Nets was a first for him: his first regular-season game as a head coach.
The Nets hired Kidd during the...
| Oct 27, 2013
Position: Small forward.
Who's the starter: Maurice Harkless.
Why he's starting: Harkless, 20, is at the heart of the Magic's player-development plans. He is the team's youngest player – and one of its most athletic. He played just one season at...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Who said Nik Vucevic can’t jump?
The Magic’s starting center -- known more for his sound fundamentals than being a dynamic athlete -- has made quite a leap in ESPN’s player rankings heading into the regular season.
Ranked as the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:27 PM
The NBA has interest in keeping Orlando on a "short rotation" of cities who will host the league's annual All-Star Game, according to Magic CEO Alex Martins.
Martins also said the Magic and the city of Orlando will apply to host the 2017 game.