| Jan 2, 2014
| 6:01 PM
My first impression of Lake Forest's Evan Boudreaux last season was a good one.
I did not see him when he was a freshman, and the attention he was receiving in the recruiting world seemed warranted.
What's not to like about a 6-foot-7 junior with...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Will the Lakers trade Pau Gasol to the Cleveland Cavaliers before Andrew Bynum's contract becomes fully guaranteed?
According to a late-night tweet Saturday from ESPN-LA 710 Radio, the answer is yes ... or maybe no.
"BREAKING NEWS — League...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 6:08 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — Although their depth on the interior has diminished lately, the Orlando Magic have no plans to sign a backup big man to a 10-day contract, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
On Saturday, the team waived 6-foot-10 Solomon Jones....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:39 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Call it "The Block."
On Wednesday night, Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo threw an errant pass that was intercepted by Nicolas Batum midway through the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Batum and Damian...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:06 AM
The Lakers have lost 10 of their last 11 games, dropping to 13th place in the Western Conference.
With a record of 14-23, the Lakers are now only 2 1/2 games ahead of the last-place Utah Jazz (12-26). The Lakers have a half-game edge over the...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:11 PM
DALLAS — Victor Oladipo demonstrated what Orlando Magic executives and coaches love about him during a 20-second span Saturday night.
Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried poked the ball away from him midway through the second quarter, drove...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:57 AM
Welcome to a second season of Morning Shootaround. We will follow the Terps throughout the 2013-14 season, but in this space this year, we will provide a look ahead, rather than back. We will try to analyze Maryland's strengths and weaknesses, as well...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:44 AM
If the Orlando Magic are going to break their season-high, eight-game losing streak when they host the Chicago Bulls tonight, they’ll have to do it without two key starters.
Swingman Arron Afflalo and center Nik Vucevic will not play tonight,...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:24 PM
The stretch of games from Dec. 9 through Jan. 10 must have been one of the most difficult, heart-wrenching periods of Kyle O'Quinn's basketball career.
O'Quinn appeared in just nine of the 16 games the Orlando Magic played during that period. And even...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Predicting how a professional sports team will fare in the second half of its season can be a dangerous endeavor. So many variables can come into play. Will anyone suffer injuries? When will injured players return? Will the team make trades? Will young...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The Orlando Magic reached the midway point of this season with an 11-30 record.
It’s the second-worst record in the league.
But it’s also tied for the third-worst record in franchise history at the halfway mark of a season.