| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:55 AM
If Maryland plays North Carolina on Wednesday half as well as it did the last time a monster snowfall hit the region, Mark Turgeon will be a happy man.
With weather forecasters calling for up to a foot or more of snow starting tonight and into tomorrow,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:59 AM
The weekend's NBA all star game gave halftime show junkies a fix after their Super Bowl withdrawl, Danica Patrick ran a fast qualifying lap, and Christoph Waltz shows everyone the lighter side of Hitler. Welcome to the post-weekend edition of your daily...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 5:00 PM
The NBA All-Star Game came at an ideal time for the Miami Heat.
Then again, maybe it didn't.
While the players enjoyed a weekend away from the grind of an 82-game season, the break happened right when the Heat were playing their best basketball. The...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Hey K.C., I really loved that Wright Thompson piece on Michael Jordan in ESPN The Magazine. One of my favorite parts was learning Michael loves cowboy movies. I also have learned through various interviews that Bob Dylan is himself a lover of Westerns. As...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:18 AM
You watch, the Bulls will beat the Heat tonight and there will be a major run on insanity.
The possibility of the Bulls beating the reigning NBA champion makes me wish the New York Stock Exchange dealt in options on idiot fans. One investment would...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Orlando Magic owner and Amway co-founder Rich DeVos is said to be in good condition after suffering a mild stroke last month.
DeVos was admitted to Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Aug. 19, Amway officials said in a statement. He underwent...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Reggie Miller, Ralph Sampson and Don Nelson were among those enshrined as part of the 2012 Naismith Hall of Fame class.
Miller, a five-time NBA All-Star, Sampson, a three-time collegiate national player of the year, and Nelson, the winningest coach in...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:03 AM
Add Orlando, Fla., to the cities bidding to host the ACC men’s basketball tournament for the first time.
Steve Hogan, the CEO of Florida Citrus Sports, said Thursday that Orlando wants to bring the event to its Amway Center, new home of the NBA&...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:45 AM
Walking into Wreckers, the new sports bar at Gaylord Palms resort, can be mesmerizing. As a college basketball junkie, I was thunderstruck last week by the number of NCAA Tournament games shown and the enormity of Wreckers' main screens.
Picture it: A...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:10 AM
“Player development” is one of the most commonly used phrases around Amway Center these days. So it would be easy to conclude that player development has been an Orlando Magic weakness over the last few years.
That conclusion would be...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Sixteen years after Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic via free agency for the Los Angeles Lakers, another superstar Magic center appears to be headed to Southern California.
The Magic, Lakers, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers have...