| Sep 29, 2011
| 1:06 PM
There’s a silver lining of the lockout for Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy: He can attend coaching events that the season would ordinarily keep him away from, like the FABC coaches clinic he headlined at Oviedo High School on Tuesday afternoon,...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Give Joe Labon a vehicle — a Ferrari or a Mercedes-Benz passenger van or even an old Chevy Caprice — and he'll find a way to soup it up, trick it out or simply make it more fun to drive.
He loves cars. Always has. When he was 15 years old,...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 9:59 AM
Gilbert Arenas might be entering his final weeks as a member of the Orlando Magic.
As my colleague Brian Schmitz wrote over the weekend, and as the Orlando Sentinel and other publications have speculated for months, an amnesty clause in a new...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:53 PM
No simple solution exists for the critical question that looms over the Orlando Magic. How does the franchise re-sign superstar Dwight Howard if he, as expected, opts out of his current contract in the summer of 2012?
As this publication has written many...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 1:52 PM
They say we're supposed to be concerned about the NBA possibly canceling the first few weeks of the regular season.
I'm not concerned.
Are you concerned?
"I could not be less concerned," says Amelia Anderson, an unemployed secretary as she is about...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:45 AM
The possibility that an amnesty clause will be included in a new collective bargaining agreement should give Orlando Magic fans hope for the future.
But know this: An amnesty clause, taken by itself, would not solve the Magic’s long-term problem:...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 5:55 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
There's no question now: UCF absolutely has to go to the Big East.
Boise State and USF.
When word began leaking out Friday that Boise State would soon be joining the Big East, UCF's decision...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:17 AM
The Orlando Magic were supposed to open their 2011-12 regular season tonight.
But instead of Dwight Howard and his teammates hosting the Charlotte Bobcats at 7 p.m., Amway Center will be silent.
The league’s ongoing lockout, now in its 125th day,...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:24 AM
Want to see a Dwight Howard dunk? A Jameer Nelson pass? A Gilbert Arenas 3-pointer?
YouTube user GCMoss83 has got ya covered.
GCMoss83 has posted a 5-minute, 41-second highlight reel from Dwight Howard’s D12 All-Star Game, which drew about 8,000...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:24 PM
When Ravens safety Bernard Pollard got to the NFL, he noticed the veterans playing a card game in their downtime.
And then he saw the sums of money being wagered.
"I've seen people dropping $70,000 or $80,000," he said Monday after practice.