| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green was part of a trade-crazed NBA draft Thursday night and landed with the Denver Nuggets.
The Utah Jazz selected Green with the 46th overall pick, midway through the second round, but sent Green to Denver for cash and...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:19 PM
The Magic need to keep an eye on a game-changer who might be available at any time — or by the time they have big money to spend in a few years.
He's a champion, a defensive whiz, a motivator, a leader to the stars.
He knows the ins and outs...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Coaches are now competing with Dwight Howard in the category of Best NBA Drama.
You know there's some sort of bizarre occurrences….
When Jason Kidd becomes the Brooklyn Nets coach only days after shedding his Knicks jersey while coach of the...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 5:46 PM
What do you get someone who, with six NBA championships, five most valuable player awards, 14 All-Star selections, 10 scoring titles and multiple millions of dollars, seemingly has it all?
Well, in the case of Michael Jordan's 50th birthday, memories...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Jacksonville Jaguars legend Tony Boselli will lead a goodwill caravan of organizational reps, cheerleaders and the team mascot to Orlando today for an appearance at the Altamonte Mall from 1 to 3 p.m.
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:05 PM
DENVER — Jacque Vaughn rarely displays anger. If he feels any irritation or disappointment, it usually remains hidden far below the surface, where no one can see it. That is his nature.
But the aggravation built Wednesday night. The rookie head...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Yes, it is time for the yearly one-word rant now that the NBA has bestowed all of its annual individual awards: Why?
Actually, more to the point, the issue should be: When?
As much as anything, it is the Coach of the Year balloting, or,...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 7:43 AM
A funny thing happened to the Miami Heat amid this season's NBA crackdown on flopping: nothing.
A team with limited shot-blocking that relies on defensive positioning and taking charges was not cited for any of the 24 infractions recorded by the...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 8:27 AM
The NBA got it right when it came to the All-Star ballot. It got it all wrong when it comes to the media vote for the 2013 All-NBA teams.
Moving away from the stodginess of we-always-have-done-it-that-way thinking, the league changed the All-...