| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:54 PM
The Orlando Magic have reached their most important day since they traded Dwight Howard almost two years ago.
The 2014 NBA Draft is crucial.
"It's important," Magic GM Rob Hennigan said. "Every draft's going to be important for us. We need to make...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
At some point on Tuesday, perhaps as early as 12:01 a.m., the Orlando Magic will call LeBron James' agent to see if James has any interest in joining the Magic in free agency.
Once the Magic are rebuffed — and even the Magic expect to be...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:21 AM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis.
The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:55 PM
The Magic wanted extra draft picks. The Bulls needed to cut some salary to open cap space for a pair of free-agent signings.
On Monday, the teams made a trade to fulfill both objectives.
The Magic sent the draft rights to European big man Milovan...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:37 PM
Veteran center Chris Kaman will not return to the Lakers after one season.
On Thursday, Kaman reached a verbal agreement to join the Portland Trail Blazers for two seasons (at approximately $10 million).
Teams can negotiate with free agents but cannot...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:39 PM
The Lakers' relatively quiet off-season finally got going as the franchise made a full-on pitch to New York Knicks free agent Carmelo Anthony.
Anthony visited the Lakers on Thursday, after previous meetings with the Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets and...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 11:16 AM
Oklahoma Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, citing rest as his top priority, has declared himself unavailable for the United States basketball team at this year's World Cup in Spain.
Westbrook, 25, who won gold medals on the U.S. team at the 2010 World...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:37 PM
The NBA's annual moratorium ended Thursday, allowing teams to sign free agents.
While it didn't take long before a number of players signed their deals, the Lakers remained in neutral while waiting for New York Knicks free agent Carmelo Anthony to...
| 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 11, 2014
| 8:43 PM
The Lakers are losing another player to free agency.
Guard Kent Bazemore, acquired by the Lakers before the February trade deadline for point guard Steve Blake, will sign a two-year, $4-million deal with the Atlanta Hawks, according to his agent...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Portland Trail Blazers tonight at Amway Center, coach Jacque Vaughn said after the Magic completed their shootaround this morning.