| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Coaches are now competing with Dwight Howard in the category of Best NBA Drama.
You know there's some sort of bizarre occurrences….
When Jason Kidd becomes the Brooklyn Nets coach only days after shedding his Knicks jersey while coach of the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Phil Jackson's book tour continues on Wednesday with "An Evening With Phil Jackson in Conversation With John Salley."
Hosted by the Alex Theatre in Glendale, Jackson will discuss his memoir, "Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success."
Jackson writes about...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Obviously, Magic fans have known for some time — say, since January — that the club was not going to receive a postseason invitation. (Thanks again, Dwight.)
Still, it's weird after six consecutive seasons of playoff appearances not to see...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 11:30 PM
One of the most hyped teams in NBA history fell exhaustedly into the playoffs Wednesday.
Appropriately, it happened with only three hours left in the season. Fittingly, it was clinched when they were just standing around.
Ten minutes before the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Since Steve Blake went to the Los Angeles Lakers three years ago, the former Maryland point guard had rarely been much of a factor – first playing behind Derek Fisher, then Ramon Sessions and finally this season behind Steve Nash. Many Lakers fans...
| Apr 28, 2013
It is the chant that has defined the season, yet somehow has not defined the man.
The most amazing thing about the derisive jeer that has rained upon Mike D'Antoni's slumped shoulders for the last six months is that not once has he jeered back.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Unable to find the remote control recently in my Brooklyn hotel room between Bulls playoff games, I took it as a sign to educate myself on Thursday's NFL draft by watching a show about the Bears that popped on the television.
Well, technically, the TV...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 1:38 PM
OK, Orlando, do you want the good news or the bad news?
The good news, you say? Congratulations! You have been named as the healthiest major city in Florida!
The bad news?
Out of the 50 largest communities in these United States, you were just 34th....
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:34 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State men's basketball assistant Corey Williams will soon be leaving the Panhandle for Central Florida. A source told the Orlando Sentinel that he is expected to take over the head-coaching position at Stetson.
| May 28, 2013
The firing of Vinny Del Negro remains troublesome. The obvious involvement of Chris Paul remains perplexing.
Both are class people, the kind with whom you'd enjoy sharing dinner and talking about books and family. Both worked hard for an entire season...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Being with the Lakers might not have boosted Dwight Howard’s Q rating, but it certainly didn’t hurt Steve Clifford’s resume'.
Clifford not only found work in L.A. as an assistant last season after losing his job when Stan Van Gundy and...