| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:08 PM
NEW ORLEANS — After Saturday night, Orlando Magic guards Arron Afflalo and Victor Oladipo now have additional motivation to return to All-Star Weekend next year.
Afflalo found his rhythm too late in the Three-Point Contest and didn't make it...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:18 PM
NEW ORLEANS — It was hard to tell what shocked fans more, the NBA's new dunk contest rules or a performance by Vanilla Ice.
Maybe contest organizers should think twice, twice baby.
Washington's John Wall was declared the winner in fan voting...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Glen Davis has made a career-low 65.0 percent of his free throws so far this season, but he made two critical foul shots that helped preserve an Orlando Magic victory over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night.
With the Magic leading 81-79 with 1.7...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Orlando Magic swingman Arron Afflalo missed Wednesday night's game against the Utah Jazz because of an illness, team officials said.
"In a good layman's term, he's 'sick,'" Magic coach Jacque Vaughn said before tipoff. "I talked to our trainer this...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:01 PM
This wasn't what the Orlando Magic had in mind when they talked about building momentum — and earning some wins — during their six-game homestand.
Playing without leading scorer Arron Afflalo, who was sick, the Magic missed shot after shot,...
| Apr 8, 2013
RJ Bell of Pregame.com has provided us with another batch of nuggets about tonight's NCAA men's basketball final, which I believe is the latest date the tournament has ever concluded. Louisville is favored in this one, and the favorite generally wins...
| Jun 27, 2013
NBA Draft 2013 TV schedule includes live coverage from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Thursday, June 27. Kentucky’s Nerlens Noel, Kansas’ Ben McLemore, Georgetown’s Otto Porter, UNLV’s Anthony Bennett, Michigan’s...
| Feb 24, 2013
As a Virginia Tech student during the early 1990s, Ken Pomeroy was struck by the Hokies' new-found football success. He attended home games and applauded the likes of Frank Beamer, Antonio Freeman and Maurice DeShazo.
But Pomeroy was most attuned to...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Northwestern coach Bill Carmody shed his jacket with about three minutes to play. By then, most NU fans had bitten their nails off completely.
It was a classic, grind-it-out Big Ten slugfest that could not be decided without overtime. And the extra...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 4:16 PM
Big Ten will get 2 in
This seems like a good year to play it safe. It just feels like Indiana is back, doesn't it?
Tom Crean has had time to build and he has built. He has a big man, Cody Zeller, around whom a team can be...