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  • Elfrid Payton impresses as Magic open preseason with 108-101 OT win over Heat

    Elfrid Payton impresses as Magic open preseason with 108-101 OT win over Heat
    MIAMI — Elfrid Payton surprised himself Tuesday night. The Orlando Magic rookie point guard expected butterflies to rattle inside his stomach as his NBA preseason debut against the Miami Heat approached. But the nervousness never quite...
  • Byron Scott wants Lakers to average 10 to 15 three-point shots a game

    Byron Scott wants Lakers to average 10 to 15 three-point shots a game
    The Lakers are quickly adjusting to life after Mike D'Antoni, who resigned as coach  after a 27-55 season. His replacement, Byron Scott, has spent most of training camp focusing on defense and conditioning. The team's offense will also have a very...
  • ASK IRA: Do Heat have enough at the rim?

    ASK IRA: Do Heat have enough at the rim?
    Q: As predicted, Luol Deng will be terrific, however the Heat have no answer under the basket. This is not a surprise, but an enigma. -- Chet. A: Deng certainly had his moments in his home preseason debut Tuesday, sort of what was expected,...
  • What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?

    What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?
    Two days after the Kings had won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three seasons — probably before some players had gotten any sleep — General Manager Dean Lombardi was back at work, focusing on his next project. A student of sports...
  • Five take-aways from Clippers' 112-94 loss to Golden State Warriors

    Five take-aways from Clippers' 112-94 loss to Golden State Warriors
    It was just the preseason, and that qualifies as one of the highlights of the Clippers’ 112-94 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night at Staples Center in their exhibition opener. Here are five take-aways from the game: 1. Blake...
  • Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 8

    Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 8
    Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: Artegon Marketplace set to open; working from home long-distance; speed limits going up; and more. 1. The Artegon Marketplace on International Drive is set to open next month. The 1.1 million...
  • Heat prepared for facing LeBron for the first time

    Heat prepared for facing LeBron for the first time
    Heat coach Erik Spoelstra has yet to think about it. At the moment, his mind is on preparing for this season. No time to wonder what it will be like when the Heat face LeBron James for the first time since his South Florida exit. Even though Saturday'...
  • Tuesday's multi-sport college and local roundup: Coaches pick ODU fourth in C-USA men's basketball as Bacote makes preseason all-conference team

    COLLEGES: Men's basketball: Old Dominion was predicted fourth in Conference USA by the league’s coaches, and the Monarchs’ Aaron Bacote was named to the preseason all-conference team. Bacote, a Bethel High graduate, led ODU by averaging 15.5...
  • Dwyane Wade says 'the sky's the limit' for Victor Oladipo

    Dwyane Wade says 'the sky's the limit' for Victor Oladipo
    MIAMI — Dwyane Wade instantly took a liking to Victor Oladipo when they met several years ago. But the friendship between Wade and Oladipo intensified this past summer when Oladipo spent part of August at Indiana University working out with Wade,...
  • Blake Griffin looks great in first half against Warriors

    Blake Griffin looks great in first half against Warriors
    During training camp, Blake Griffin said he spent a lot of time with his shooting coach over the summer. It apparently paid off. Griffin leads all scorers with 18 points and seven rebounds as the Clippers trail the Golden State Warriors, 56-52, at...
  • Sports TV and radio: Wednesday's 10/8 log (updated Wednesday AM)

    4 a.m.    Tennis: Men’s Shanghai Masters early rounds.--Tennis Ch. 10 a.m.    Football: Sept. 2012: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48 11:30 a.m.    Highlights: Notre Dame football.--CSN 1 p.m.    Football: Oct. 2010: Kecoughtan vs. Phoebus.-- LSC 48 1:...