| Nov 28, 2013
DALLAS In the grand scheme of things, especially considering what Golden State has been through, the Warriors' 103-99 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night was a step in the right direction.
Playing their second game in as many nights and...
| Nov 27, 2013
NEW ORLEANS There is Denzel Washington's speech in "Remember the Titans" and Gene Hackman's talk to his squad in "Hoosiers."
And then there's the postgame oration Jermaine O'Neal gave Tuesday after his improbable performance lifted the Warriors to a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:41 PM
— They fell like dominoes in a strange and fascinating reboot of the entire Philadelphia pro sports scene.
In a 10-month span, down went Eagles coach Andy Reid, 76ers coach Doug Collins, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel and Flyers coach Peter...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:50 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers University head men's basketball coach Eddie Jordan has announced that Monte Shubik will serve as the program's director of player services.
A native of Stoystown, Shubik arrives at Rutgers after working as...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:37 AM
Here’s our 10 must-see Magic home games for the 2013-14 season:
Nov. 3: Brooklyn Nets at Magic. Brooklyn brings its traveling all-star show to Orlando and renovations are underway at Amway Center just to fit all these egos under one roof. Ex-...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Not to mimic the DirecTV commercial, but when you no longer can stomach wall-to-wall coverage NBA summer leagues, you start to scan through all that is written about free agency and those poised to challenge the Miami Heat. And when you start to read...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:28 PM
It is time to celebrate, Magic fans.
Blue and White, Ignite.
Correction: Blue and White, Delight ... In Dwight.
The Orlando Magic not only won the Dwight Howard trade, they won it as if they were the Miami Heat playing the Charlotte Bobcats in the...
| Jun 29, 2013
Erick Green was not a prototype point guard at Virginia Tech. Surrounded by young, marginal talent, he had to create offense first for himself and then others.
But at 6-foot-3, Green is small by NBA shooting guard specs, which prompted questions about...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Mother knows best. Just ask new Magic guard Doron Lamb.
When you see Lamb drive and float an arching shot over taller players in the lane, remember this:
His mom gets an assist.
She taught Doron "The Floater" when he was a fifth-grader.
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:01 PM
HOUSTON — The NBA players association unanimously voted to fire Billy Hunter on Saturday, ending weeks of speculation that began after an independent audit raised questions about the longtime executive director's business and hiring practices....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Tim Connelly said recently that he had already exceeded his dreams by becoming the assistant general manager of an NBA team three years ago. The 36-year-old Baltimore native might be raising his career bar again.
Connelly, who never played on the...