| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:22 AM
LeBron James keeps proving that he's one of the most powerful dunkers in the NBA.
After posterizing Sacramento Kings' Ben McLemore on Friday, James jammed over Atlanta's Paul Millsap on Monday.
Millsap tried to take a charge when he saw James...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:43 PM
ATLANTA — Not so long ago, the Orlando Magic used to dominate the Atlanta Hawks.
Atlanta controls the rivalry now.
The Hawks extended their regular-season winning streak over the Magic to 11 consecutive games Saturday night,...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Jeff Green capped a last-minute Boston rally with a three-point shot at the buzzer and the Celtics stunned the Heat, 111-110, Saturday at Miami. The Heat had led 110-106 with 3.6 seconds on LeBron James' two free throws. Gerald Wallace responded with a...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:37 PM
BOSTON — Orlando Magic rookie Victor Oladipo compiled 23 assists and 28 turnovers in his first seven NBA regular-season games.
Those statistics seem alarming.
But then you should consider the experience of someone to whom he's often compared:...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers have a chance to finish the first week of the season with a .500 record despite playing without Kobe Bryant (Achilles' tendon).
After upsetting the Clippers on opening night, the Lakers were blown out by the Golden State Warriors on...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The Lakers fell to the Hawks on the road Monday night in Atlanta, 114-100.
After a strong first half, the Lakers allowed 67 points in the second, getting simply outworked by the Hawks.
Six Hawks scored in double figures including Al Horford (19), Paul...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:48 PM
Darren Collison scored a season-high 25 points and added four rebounds as the Indiana Pacers held off the Utah Jazz, 104-99, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Tuesday night.
Utah erased a 21-point third quarter deficit, but the Pacers managed to hold on....
| May 22, 2011
The Orlando Magic traded their first-round pick to the Phoenix Suns in December, leaving them with only the No. 53 selection at the NBA Draft on June 23. That could change, of course, as it’s generally very easy for teams to purchase second round...
| Nov 8, 2011
(As the NBA endures the lockout, only now are the actual losses of games becoming real. To that end, we will offer a look on each scheduled game day of what would have been in play for the Miami Heat had they actually been playing.) The schedule: The Heat...