| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:48 AM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Bob Schieffer of CBS News will discuss the John F. Kennedy assassination investigation on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Schieffer will anchor a special "48 Hours" on the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:27 PM
The Orlando Magic fined Glen Davis for his role in an incident early Saturday morning in a downtown Orlando motel's lobby during which he threw a keyboard belonging to the motel against a wall.
“We will not tolerate or condone this type of...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Nothing tangible was at stake Wednesday night as the Orlando Magic hosted the Milwaukee Bucks.
Not a playoff berth. Not a postseason series.
But Orlando simply had to win. The injury-riddled Bucks — a sub-.500 team even with their full roster...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Twelve years ago, amid dwindling revenues and lackluster attendance, Major League Soccer dissolved its two troubled Florida teams, the Tampa Bay Mutiny and the Miami Fusion.
Now Orlando is on the cusp of becoming the only MLS team in the Southeast....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Economic woes aside, the cottage industry that produces college and pro basketball products is thriving.
The latest local school to leap headfirst into the game is Liberty Christian Prep of Tavares, heretofore a hoops unknown. The Lions arrived at...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Orlando Magic officials know Victor Oladipo will struggle at times during his rookie season, especially since Oladipo is learning how to run an offense as a point guard.
Wednesday was one of those rough nights.
In 20 minutes during the Magic's 108-104...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Retire the jersey.
Dwight Howard deserves it.
“I hate talking about myself, but I feel like I’ve done a lot, not just for the team but the city and the arena itself and the businesses that were around," he said as he prepared to play the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:10 AM
When the Orlando Solar Bears agreed to let me tryout for the team earlier this week, I couldn't help but think back to my hockey glory days in Michigan.
I grew up in a state where learning to skate is almost required, the Detroit Red Wings dominated...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 11:00 AM
For a minor-league hockey team looking to survive in Orlando, the first year, in some ways, is the easy one.
As the new kid in town, the news media pay attention. Your relationship with the fans is fresh and exciting. There's a natural buzz that helps...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Former Tavares High and UCF guard Jermaine Taylor relishes every opportunity to play in Orlando.
After he spent last season playing overseas and for the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League, Taylor suited up Friday night for the Cleveland...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Hip-hop acts and pop stars spend more time atop the music charts than heavy-metal rock bands in recent history, so Avenged Sevenfold is rightfully proud of "Hail to the King," their new chart-topping studio album.
"It's absolutely huge; it's...