| Nov 21, 2013
OAKLAND, Calif. If you needed a gauge for how important Stephen Curry is to the Golden State Warriors, watch the replay of Golden State's 88-81 overtime loss to Memphis on Wednesday night.
With Curry in a blazer, out because of a mild concussion, the...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:00 PM
At this stage of his career, Jason Maxiell doesn't need a spot start to boost his confidence. He's about to begin his ninth NBA season, and he knows his role with the rebuilding Orlando Magic. Team officials expect him to provide energy off the bench...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:16 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Mike Miller says he’s just trying to fit in and be an asset to the Memphis Grizzlies.
The Mitchell native and two-time NBA champion is being a bit humble.
When he smoothly swishes 3-pointer after 3-pointer in training...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:25 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Mike Miller had several teams interested in his 3-point shooting as a possible missing link for a long playoff run. It didn’t take him long to figure out where he wanted to be: Memphis.
The sharp-shooting Miller said...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Feeling left out during this free-agent frenzy, Magic fans?
Well, your time is coming.
More on LaMarcus Aldridge later.
The Magic have acquired some pieces in their rebuild, but they need a star and preferably two.
They could have enough cap...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Point guard Jameer Nelson missed his sixth consecutive game on Sunday, sitting out when the Orlando Magic lost 108-82 to the Memphis Grizzlies at Amway Center.
Nelson has a bruised patellar tendon in his left knee.
"He's day-to-day," Magic coach...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 9:14 PM
HOUSTON — In the second quarter of his first All-Star Game, Joakim Noah went to crash the offensive boards, thought he got fouled and immediately threw up his hands in disgust while glaring at an official.
In the fourth quarter, he dropped into...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Fans who claim to watch basketball voted Dwight Howard to be a starter for the 2013 All-Star basketball game.
In fact, Kobe Bryant is joining Howard in Houston next month ensuring two Los Angeles Lakers players from a 17-23 team headed nowhere this...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
How about a new coach?
The best Pau Gasol trade? Mike D'Antoni for any coach with enough common sense to find a way to make it work. Once again, D'Antoni being so wedded to a system has compromised his ability to maximize his...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:20 PM
Tennis--Australian Open, men’s semifinal, same-day tape, 11 a.m. (ESPN2); women’s championship, 2 a.m. (ESPN2)
Cycling--Tour Down Under, Stage 4, same-day tape, 2:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
NBA Basketball--Minnesota Timberwolves at...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:26 PM
It's always amazing and amusing when players on bad teams are holding team meetings to air out their differences – at midseason.
Amazing that nobody picked up on the problems the first 41 games, especially as much as they all huddle.