| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:48 PM
At the New Orleans Arena fans celebrated when the Hornets selected Anthony Davis as the first overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday.
With the 10th pick the Hornets drafted his friend Austin Rivers.
Rivers is the son of Boston Celtics head coach Doc...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 8:02 PM
Last year, the VooDoo was the laughing stock of arena football. They won three games. Now, they are on the doorstep of the postseason.
Voodoo quarterback Kurt Rocco, nursing a lower back injury, practiced Tuesday at the arena. Head coach Pat O'Hara...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:56 PM
Indiana's Frank Vogel will coach the Eastern Conference's All-Star team next month, the NBA announced Tuesday night.
The Pacers defeated the Sacramento Kings 116-92 Tuesday, moving their record to 30-7, tops in the conference. The All-Star coaching jobs...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Adidas and the NBA have unveiled the 2014 NBA All-Star game uniforms, which will be short-sleeved jerseys in vibrant colors with unique decals honoring New Orleans, the host city.
An official release on NBA.com said "the uniforms are inspired by New...
| Apr 5, 2013
Notre Dame guard Jewell Loyd was named Thursday as National Freshman of the Year by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
Loyd, a Niles West product from Lincolnwood, earlier had been named Big East Freshman of the Year.
She averaged 12.5 points...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 4:58 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Any chance that Orlando Magic shooting guard Arron Afflalo had of being named to the Eastern Conference All-Star team as an injury replacement has evaporated.
Miami Heat swingman Dwyane Wade, who had missed the Miami Heat's game...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:08 PM
In his fourth game since he returned from a concussion, Nik Vucevic made progress as the Orlando Magic lost to the Indiana Pacers 98-79 Monday night.
Vucevic played almost 35 minutes — the most he's played in a game since he returned from the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:10 PM
In 1988, a movie called "Young Guns" starred Emilio Estevez, Keifer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips and Charlie Sheen. The movie was so successful that it spawned a sequel.
Now, the Orlando Magic have their version of "Young Guns."
It's the name of...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:14 PM
TORONTO — Victor Oladipo will participate in All-Star weekend in New Orleans.
The Orlando Magic guard is one of 18 rookies and second-year players who have been chosen to participate in the Rising Stars Challenge on Feb. 14 at New Orleans Arena....