| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:32 PM
The Lakers were extremely close to a perfect Week 10, losing only one of three, a last-second defeat by the Memphis Grizzlies.
At 11-23, the Lakers are still in 14th place in the Western Conference.
They'll play four times through Week 11, visiting...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:12 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- This was a victory that came with a sigh of relief.
The Orlando Magic hung on to beat the Boston Celtics 100-95 on Tuesday night, but not before letting a 27-point, fourth-quarter lead shrink to three in the closing minutes of a horrid...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 8:04 PM
If you were familiar with the Orlando Magic’s pattern, you could foresee this outcome.
The Magic led the Cleveland Cavaliers 75-71 heading into the fourth quarter.
The lead never felt safe because it wasn’t safe.
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Entering Friday, Pau Gasol's 16 double-doubles tied him with the Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge and the Grizzlies' Zach Randolph, one behind league leaders John Wall of the Wizards and Nikola Vucevic of the Magic.
Gasol has led the Bulls in scoring...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 8:25 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Magic certainly don't have a LeBron James. And as they witnessed at Time Warner Cable Arena, they don't have a Kemba Walker, either.
To win games, the Magic must usually take up a collection, which is what they did Saturday...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:26 PM
If the Magic are to break their 10-game series losing streak against the Miami Heat on Monday night — the longest current losing streak against any team — they likely will need heavy doses of center Nikola Vucevic.
Vucevic has often...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:10 PM
For Orlando Magic players to reach where they want to go, they must have fewer nights like Tuesday night.
Playing their fourth game in five nights, the Magic ran out of energy.
The Detroit Pistons dominated the glass and benefitted from a near-...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 1:24 PM
Dewayne Dedmon has plenty to be thankful for when he looks over the last year.
On Jan. 1, 2014, he was a member of the NBA Development League's Santa Cruz Warriors, hoping an NBA team would just give him a chance.
On Thursday, exactly one year later,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:03 PM
The reality facing the Magic on the court is much different than the reality facing them in the Eastern Conference standings.
The standings say they are nowhere near out of the playoff race, considering the East is so weak. At 13-24, Orlando is just...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 11-25; Magic 13-25.
Record vs. Magic (2013-14): 1-1.
Update: Former USC center Nikola Vucevic has become a double-double threat for...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 8:13 PM
When the Orlando Magic assembled in their locker room around 9:35 Saturday night, after yet another dreadful loss at home, coach Jacque Vaughn told his players to ask themselves a simple question.
What can they do better individually to help the team...