| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:55 PM
The guard they call the “Crimestopper” is starting over in Newark.
The Delaware 87ers selected former Baltimore prep basketball phenom Aquille Carr in the third round (No. 43 overall) of the NBA Development League Draft on Friday night,...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Grant Hill retired as a basketball player a few months ago, but he's not done working.
He's a partner in Penta Mezzanine Fund, an Orlando-based private investment firm he co-founded.
He's done some public speaking.
And he's plunged into the world of...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Oh what a night, indeed. Some of the math from LeBron James' 61-point eruption Monday against the Bobcats, courtesy of Heat minutiae maven Rob Wilson, as well as Elias Sports Bureau and ESPN:
-- James, who leads the Heat in dunks this season with 94,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:43 PM
CLEVELAND — With the 2013-14 trade deadline looming at 3 p.m. Thursday, this is the most unsettled time of the season for NBA players. The possibility of a trade and the false rumors that spread so easily over social media can create angst for...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Tracy McGrady is trading in the hardwood for the baseball diamond.
McGrady, 34, announced his retirement from the NBA in August, but the seven-time All-Star is trying to keep his athletic career alive as a pitcher with the Sugar Land (Texas) Skeeters of...
| Sep 15, 2013
On his way out of the NBA, Tracy McGrady has taken issue with the likes of Heat forward Michael Beasley still being in the game....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Today we've got all kinds of serious and infuriating items.
But first, let's start with something fun — news that Magic coach Stan Van Gundy wants to be a politician.
Yep, he told the Orlando Sentinel's Zach McCann as much this week.
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:43 AM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to get calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
NBA free agents (* -- indicates restricted free agent, with team allowed to match outside offers to retain player):
Best of who is left: Alexis Ajinca, Gilbert Arenas, Keith Bogans, Erick Dampier, Francisco Elson, Melvin Ely, Kryrlo Fesenko, Eddie House,...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 5:55 AM
Blake Griffin's jaw-dropping one-handed jam over Kendrick Perkins sent Los Angeles Clippers fans into a frenzy, fired up his teammates, lit up the Twitterverse and burned the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Griffin had 22 points to go with Chris Paul's 26...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:30 AM
One of my favorite features on ESPN.com is the website’s “5-on-5” roundtables, in which people who follow the NBA closely sound off on various issues.
So why not adapt that to the Orlando Magic with training camp set to begin Tuesday?...