| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:09 PM
It took two summer-league games for the Orlando Magic to learn something about their rookie point guard, Elfrid Payton.
He bounces back well.
Two days after Payton played shakily in his pro debut, he nearly recorded a triple-double Monday as the Magic...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:14 PM
For those of you who tuned out of the World Cup when the United States lost or are just aren't into soccer like that, Germany beat the brakes off host nation Brazil in the World Cup.
The numbers are staggering.
The Germans were up 5-0 at half...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:42 AM
As they prepare for the 2014 NBA Draft next week, the Orlando Magic are attempting to obtain as much data as possible about Joel Embiid’s right foot injury so they can make an informed decision if Embiid is available when the team picks fourth...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker?
Jabari Parker or Andrew Wiggins?
Considering that the often-baffling Cleveland Cavaliers have the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night, neither of the consensus top two players may hear his name called first....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
The Lakers' Nick Young recently opted out of his contract to explore free agency, but if it were up to fan Ahmed Bin Sulayem of Dubai, the team will re-sign the high-scoring guard.
Sulayem, who is the executive chairman of the Dubai Multi Commodities...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Lance Stephenson leaving the Pacers for Michael Jordan's Hornets continued the evening out of the Eastern Conference that started with the Pacers' dysfunction down the stretch of last season.
With LeBron James moving from the Heat to the Cavaliers, Luol...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Wes Unseld Jr., the Orlando Magic's head coach for the Orlando Pro Summer League this year, discussed how his team played in its 83-77 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Here are some of the things he had to say:
How rookies Aaron Gordon and Elfrid...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Did the Orlando Magic give up too many assets in order to acquire Elfrid Payton from the Philadelphia 76ers on draft night?
That’s a fair, and important, question to ask.
If you take a cursory look at the deal, it does appear that Orlando gave...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:22 PM
The assembled media quickly formed a circle around Jordan Farmar, everyone seeking answers on why the free-agent point guard signed with the Clippers rather than stay with the Lakers.
Farmar smiled before he answered, saying that Clippers Coach Doc...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Even naked, maybe especially naked, Juwan Justice is the total package, ladies.
As seen on Thursday’s premiere of the the buzzed-about VH1 reality show “Dating Naked,” Justice (who has homes in Hollywood and Miami) is tall, handsome,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Two screws, one foot, zero predictability.
The top of the NBA draft looked like a sure thing to forecast a week ago (always a dangerous statement), the first few picks a simple lock until Joel Embiid unexpectedly underwent surgery for a stress...