Oct 29, 2014, 12:55 PM EST
Team needs to be among the league’s best for that to happen.
Oct 29, 2014, 3:40 AM EST
Rough night for Chandler Parsons.
Oct 28, 2014, 11:40 AM EST
All eyes on Anthony Davis.
Report: Tobias Harris won’t sign contract extension, would get Nike bonus by playing in New York, Chicago or Los Angeles
Oct 24, 2014, 3:20 PM EST
Could forward leave the Magic in 2016?
Oct 21, 2014, 7:35 PM EST
Solid big men get overpaid consistently and have for many years. In light of that fact, this deal is just fine.
Oct 2, 2014, 10:20 AM EST
It’s another year about development.
Sep 16, 2014, 1:11 PM EST
Will the Suns take advantage?
Sep 15, 2014, 2:04 PM EST
Harris unsure whether Orlando will let him hit restricted free agency
Jul 15, 2014, 10:55 PM EST
Houston gives Adrien one-year, minimum-salary contract
Jul 7, 2014, 6:18 PM EST
He got more than the mid-level exception, which seems a little high.
Jun 21, 2014, 11:30 AM EST
Afflalo would be a great fit on the Bulls, but how would this impact the drive to get Carmelo?
Jun 20, 2014, 5:45 PM EST
They could end up with Joel Embiid now, and they should jump on it.
Mar 31, 2014, 1:00 PM EST
The Sixers win! The Sixers win! That was enough to move them out of the bottom spot of the PBT Power rankings for a week… which since they are not getting relegated is about the only excitement at the bottom of the table. At the top it is San Antonio then everybody else right now.…
Feb 3, 2014, 2:21 PM EST
A look at PBT’s power rankings show basically the only thing that really changed this week was the signature on the Spaulding balls — Adam Silver’s signature is in play. Aside that Durant has the Thunder on top and the Lakers continue fall like the lead balloon they are. 1. Thunder (38-11, Last Week No.…
Jan 28, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
With the first half of the season in the books, let’s look at five players who deserve to get a little more burn the rest of the way. John Henson, F/C, Milwaukee Bucks Before we get to Henson, let’s travel in the way back machine to the 2009-10 season. If you’ll remember, Kurt Rambis was…
Jan 27, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
by Brett Pollakoff NEW YORK – When Carmelo Anthony scored a jaw-dropping 62 points in a win over the Bobcats on Friday, he didn’t just set a Knicks franchise record. He took something that belonged to Kobe Bryant. The Madison Square Garden arena record, since the building opened its fourth incarnation in 1968, was set…
Jan 13, 2014, 2:32 PM EST
Here are the weekly PBT power rankings, with some improving teams out of New York. For you fans in Dallas, Denver, Phoenix, Minnesota and Memphis — teams with dreams of the Western Conference playoffs — know that the pace right now is 47-48 wins just to get the 8 seed. Plan accordingly. 1. Pacers…
Jan 7, 2014, 6:31 PM EST
During the third quarter of the Magic’s blowout loss to the Clippers Monday night, Nikola Vucevic went up to try and block a Blake Griffin shot, ended up getting flipped and took a hard fall where he landed on his side and his head hit the floor. Vucevic suffered a concussion and the Orlando big…
Nov 28, 2013, 9:35 AM EST
Every year on the game before Thanksgiving, the Orlando Magic have their stars of the game carve a turkey as part of the post game television interview… yes, it’s a little strange, but if John Madden can give out odd numbers of Turkey legs on Thanksgiving, the Magic can have players carve a bird. Although I’m…
Nov 28, 2013, 8:10 AM EST
NEW YORK – The Nets fell to 4-11 on the season after an early blowout ended up becoming a heartbreaker before the final buzzer sounded. But the vibe around the team is good despite the rough start, because some of the key players believe that the recent effort shown has the beginnings of trending things…
Nov 28, 2013, 2:36 AM EST
We’re feeling generous so no bad grades out of of action in the NBA on Thanksgiving eve. Here are our grades for the nigh from games you might have missed while trying to smell like DeAndre Jordan… Goran Dragic, Phoenix Suns. Portland had an 11-game win streak thanks to their offense, but the Blazers defense…
Nov 25, 2013, 12:54 AM EST
We know you were busy Sunday night trying out the new Cinnabon vodka (why does that exist?) so we kept our eye on the NBA for you and are bringing you some grades. Brooklyn Nets in the third quarter. Brooklyn was up 7 over Detroit… then the third quarter happened. Again. Sunday the Nets shot…
Nov 15, 2013, 4:56 PM EST
If he doesn’t come back until December, is Kobe Bryant still a starting All-Star guard in the West? Or should Stephen Curry or James Harden have that spot? Does Kevin Love move past Tim Duncan into the starting lineup? Is Paul George a starter in the East? Is it time for a Derrick Rose/Kyrie Irving…
Nov 7, 2013, 5:28 PM EST
No more Shane Battier jumping center for the Miami Heat. After not traveling with the Heat to Toronto so he could be there for the birth of his daughter — which is the only right decision to make — Chris Bosh is back with the Heat to take on the Clippers Thursday night. That’s 19.8…
Nov 7, 2013, 9:16 AM EST
Doc Rivers has spend considerable effort to pump up the ego of DeAndre Jordan, who came out on fire during the preseason but has gotten quiet (literally) as the season has gone on. Wednesday night Orlando’s Nikola Vucevic owned him. Owned the entire Clipper team really — 30 points and 21 boards. He led the…
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