| Mar 1, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Orlando Magic interim coach James Borrego planned to emphasize to his players the need to begin the first quarter with more intensity and focus prior to their home game Sunday night against the Charlotte Hornets.
Two nights earlier, the Magic trailed...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 8:17 PM
ATLANTA — It's no secret the Magic admire the five-time champion San Antonio Spurs. If they don't land a Tim Duncan in the near future, they might want to model themselves after another team: the Atlanta Hawks.
The Hawks look like San Antonio...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 2:51 PM
Nikola Vucevic stepped to the free-throw line with 42.0 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter Wednesday night, and he sank both of his foul shots to give the Orlando Magic an 83-75 lead over the Miami Heat.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra called a timeout,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 9:04 PM
James Borrego is not helping his chances to keep the Magic coaching job after the season.
He cost himself dearly -- again.
Under Borrego’s short interim tenure, the Magic have found inexplicable ways to stunningly blow two games that seemed...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:55 PM
A month from now, and maybe even after that, in what likely still will be a scramble for a playoff seed in the how-low-can-you-go Eastern Conference race, this is a game the Miami Heat will remember.
It would be difficult to forget.
It will be known...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:13 AM
When/Where: 7 p.m., Amway Center, Orlando
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat are coming off Monday's 119-108 victory over the visiting...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:31 PM
After six games, what James Borrego will emphasize as the Orlando Magic's interim coach is becoming clearer.
His defense will attempt to build a barrier around its paint.
On Sunday night, the Magic took advantage of the Philadelphia 76ers' shortage of...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:34 PM
The Magic announced Tuesday that James Borrego will finish the season as interim coach, and I can't help but root for him.
He's Rudy and Rocky rolled into one. He's such a big underdog to permanently keep the job that even the ant trying to move that...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 5:15 AM
Now that the Magic will go with James Borrego as their (interim) coach for the rest of the season, here are 5 things that the team needs to do:
BORREGO A GO? Give Borrego a chance to keep the job. While the Magic are expected to look for a proven...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — Pau Gasol sat in a chair behind a table surrounded by people holding microphones, cameras and recorders. Questions were shouted to him in English and Spanish, demanding instantaneous eloquence.
In some regards, Friday could have been...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 8:53 PM
NEW YORK — Kyle Korver is a first-time All-Star.
Think about that for a second: In his 12th season, turning 34 next month, the former Bulls guard is getting better as his career progresses.
"It's really amazing," Korver said. "I've never been...