| 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...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Former Mount St. Joseph basketball standout Henry Sims has signed a 10-day contract with the New Orleans Hornets.
Sims, who went undrafted after a four-year career at Georgetown, was playing in the NBA D-League for the Erie Bayhawks before signing...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Tobias Harris might return soon to the Orlando Magic's playing rotation.
Harris, who has been hampered by a high-ankle sprain since October, participated in the team's practice Thursday.
It's possible he'll play when the Magic host the Cleveland...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2013
NCAA Tournament 2013 schedule and TV channels: Sweet 16 starts Thursday, March 28, on CBS and TBS. The 68 teams picked to compete in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament are revealed Sunday, March 17, in the NCAA Basketball Championship Selection...
| Feb 19, 2013
Sheldon and the zombies have a lot of fans in Central Florida. The two most-watched series for the past week were “The Big Bang Theory” with Sheldon (Jim Parsons) and “The Walking Dead,” which depicts a zombie apocalypse. The...