Orlando Magic News
Beware of the early verdict in the Ibaka-Oladipo trade
The verdict was swift and cruel: The Oklahoma City Thunder had fleeced the Orlando Magic in swapping Serge Ibaka for Victor Oladipo , Ersan Ilyasova and the No. 11 pick in Thursday's NBA draft. It's hard to imagine the Thunder getting a fatter return for Ibaka as he enters the final year of
Lakers to aggressively pursue Hassan Whiteside in free agency
The Los Angeles Lakers plan to aggressively pursue Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside when NBA free agency starts, according to league sources. With rim protection and perimeter shooting ranking as the Lakers' foremost areas of concern heading into the open market, sources told ESPN.com that
Sources: Chandler Parsons 'all ears' as Mavs prioritize other free-agent targets
One year after serving as the Dallas Mavericks ' unofficial recruiting coordinator, forward Chandler Parsons looks forward to being recruited by other franchises. Parsons eagerly anticipates exploring his options in free agency as the Mavericks plan to prioritize other targets, sources told ESPN,
Does blockbuster Ibaka trade make OKC the best team in the West?
Just four weeks ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder took a 3-1 lead over the Golden State Warriors with a trip to the NBA Finals on the line. Now, after losing that series, the drama continues for OKC with the surprising trade of Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic for a package headlined by guard Victor
Trades Are Part of NBA Draft Day
The long wait to find out which NBA team would be in his future was over in a hurry for Domantas Sabonis
Draft Over, and Now the Summer of Durant Has Arrived
With the NBA draft complete, it's clear that plenty of teams are going to be all-in on free agency _ and the chase for Kevin Durant
Grades: Is OKC better without Serge Ibaka? Good trade for Magic ?
The Deal Thunder get: Guard Victor Oladipo , forward Ersan Ilyasova and No. 11 pick Domantas Sabonis Magic get: Forward Serge Ibaka Oklahoma City Thunder : B+ If nothing else, this is one of the most intriguing NBA transactions in recent memory. With one move, general manager Sam Presti has
Grades: Is OKC better without Ibaka? Good trade for Magic ?
The Deal Thunder get: Guard Victor Oladipo , forward Ersan Ilyasova and No. 11 pick Domantas Sabonis Magic get: Forward Serge Ibaka Oklahoma City Thunder : B+ If nothing else, this is one of the most intriguing NBA transactions in recent memory. With one move, GM Sam Presti has reshaped a Thunder
Pick-by-pick updates from the NBA draft
We're compiling every pick of the 2016 NBA draft here, along with analysis from Chad Ford and scouting reports on each player. Watch it live on WatchESPN | Draft tracker | Trade tracker Round 1 1. Philadelphia 76ers Ben Simmons , F, LSU Chad Ford: Comparing him to Magic Johnson or LeBron James