| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:27 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Monday night's first half between the Orlando Magic and the Detroit Pistons played out like the opening sequences of the Indiana high-school state title game depicted in the movie "Hoosiers."
The Magic resembled undersized...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:10 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Stan Van Gundy has brought the same philosophy to his new job as the Detroit Pistons' head coach and president of basketball operations that he employed during his five-year tenure as the Orlando Magic's coach.
A list of...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:56 PM
As Jacque Vaughn watched video of his team's loss in Washington on Saturday night, he found one sequence that delighted him.
The Magic brought the ball upcourt, and as Channing Frye crossed the midcourt line without the ball, the player assigned to...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Magic small forward Aaron Gordon underwent surgery late Friday afternoon in Charlotte to repair a fracture in the fifth metatarsal in his left foot, according to the club.
Gordon had hoped he could avoid surgery, which was performed by Dr. Bob Anderson....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — L.A. Clippers coach Doc Rivers brought up Nik Vucevic's situation while raving about the Magic center.
"Vucevic is an All-Star. He's a terrific player," Rivers said. "He's probably the best player in the league nobody knows. I...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:43 PM
CLIPPERS AT DETROIT
When: 4:30 p.m. PST.
Where: The Palace of Auburn Hills.
On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 8-5; Pistons
Record vs. Pistons (2013-14): 2-0.
Update: Detroit's struggles have not abated since the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:46 PM
There was a time when quick, rushed, difficult shots were an accepted part of the Miami Heat's offense. That time was last season, and the season before, and the two before that.
"We had Hall of Famers shooting quick ones," center Chris Bosh said...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:06 PM
As frustrating as it is to witness the Magic's rebuilding project, things could be worse. Much, much worse. To paraphrase an old W.C. Fields' barb…. all things considered, I wouldn't rather be in Philadelphia.
Orlando fans, just imagine if you...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Cliché all you want about the team game, but the NBA, at its highest level, very much can be a singular equation, one player making all the difference.
So on July 11, when LeBron James said he was coming home, as Cleveland exulted, the question became...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Eastern Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHEAST DIVISIONMiami Heat
Last Season: 54-28, 1st in Southeast. Lost to San Antonio in NBA Finals.
The Buzz: See the Cleveland...