| May 22, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The Magic won't be able to pass up Kansas shooting guard Ben McLemore -- a potential superstar -- with the No. 2 pick in the upcoming NBA draft.
Or so says Chris Mannix, the national NBA insider for Sports Illustrated.
"I just think McLemore has...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
What does it tell you about how far Miami has fallen as a national draw and how little clout the ACC has among its TV partners when Miami's game against Florida on Sept. 7 is kicking off at noon on ESPN? That's...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:21 PM
You know it's been a forgettable NBA season when the highlight of the year for Magic fans came Tuesday night when a few hundred of them cheered loudly at the Amway Center as they watched on TV as bunch of guys dressed in suits prayed for their bouncing...
| May 9, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Alex Len's agent said Thursday in an interview with The Baltimore Sun that the stress fracture and subsequent surgery that will sideline the former Maryland center for several months could impact where Len gets drafted next month, but added that many...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Is Alex Len better off not being the top pick in the 2013 draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers and instead going a few...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Except for the fact that his left foot is encased in a protective boot, and that most of his training is done sitting down, little has changed for former Maryland center Alex Len as he gets ready for next week's NBA draft.
The 7-1 center, who gave up...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:53 PM
In Mike Lelchitski's office at Sports International Group, Inc., the company his father, Boris, founded more than a decade ago after emigrating to the United States from Russia, there is a framed panoramic shot of Comcast Center from the first men's...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:54 AM
Now armed with the best odds to win the draft lottery, the league-worst Magic could have a chance to pick former Kentucky star center Nerlens Noel.
This normally would be an easy decision if they wind up with the No. 1 pick – except for one...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Pardon their dust. The Magic are a young team under construction.
Whatever move they make affects their future. The June draft certainly could impact a veteran.
Today, we're looking at five top lottery prospects and the effect the pick might have on...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Hope NBA Commissioner David Stern, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and their elegantly suited minions are happy in their plush, palatial New York offices.
Their stupid, senseless, dumb and dictatorial rules may have just robbed two talented young...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 2:32 PM
If March represents the madness that is college basketball, then February is the fever leading up to it.
The season is in full swing and with less than a month until Selection Sunday, you don't have to be Gus Johnson to know it's been an exciting one....