Video: NBA Season Preview – Orlando Magic: Rank #27

Come back each day in the month leading up to the 2014-15 NBA season tip off, as Ball So Hard’s Matt Sampson and a rotating cast of Fiasco Sports writers rank and preview each team in the league. The Orlando Magic … Continue reading

A Season In Review: The Orlando Magic

Despite finishing the season with a  disappointing record, the Magic spent the year developing their young talent and steadying the foundation to improve in years to come. Season Summary When the Orlando Magic traded Dwight Howard and all the various trade … Continue reading

Tim Duncan and Nikola Vucevic named Players of the Week

San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan and Orlando Magic centre Nikola Vucevic have been named the Western and Eastern Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for the games played Mar. 24-30. San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan was selected as the Western Conference Player of … Continue reading

Ball So Hard Team of the Week: March 24-31

Each week Ball So Hard, in association with Fiasco Sports, will be bringing you a comprehensive wrap of the past week’s best performers from the NBA. Did your favourite player have a dominant week? Did he make the cut for … Continue reading

The Best Contracts in the NBA

If you haven’t seen it, Grantland’s Bill Simmons wrote a great article breaking down the 30 worst contracts in the NBA – a fantastic article that we strongly suggest you read – but here at Ball So Hard, we decided to … Continue reading

Report: Clippers reach verbal agreement to sign Glen Davis once he clears waivers

The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly close to signing free agent forward Glen “Big Baby” Davis according to several sources. The Los Angeles Clippers have reportedly addressed their lack of frontcourt depth after reaching an agreement to sign free agent Glen … Continue reading

Damian Lillard and Trey Burke win Skills Challenge

Western Conference representatives Damian Lillard and Trey Burke bested East duo Victor Oladipo and Michael Carter-Williams by one tenth of a second to take home the Taco Bell Skills Challenge Trophy. In the closest finish in Skills Challenge history, Trey … Continue reading

Trade deadline deals with playoff implications

With the NBA’s February 20th trade deadline just around the corner, Ball So Hard looks at several deals that could alter how the postseason unfolds. Oklahoma City Thunder receive: SG Arron Afflalo Orlando Magic receive: SG Jeremy Lamb, C Kendrick Perkins and … Continue reading

NBA Three-Point Shootout Participants Revealed

The Three-Point Shootout field for All-Star Saturday 2014 has been set, featuring five All-Stars. Headlining the sharpshooting select is reigning Three-Point Shootout champion Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers, 2012 winner Kevin Love (Timberwolves), and 2014 All-Stars Stephen Curry (Warriors), … Continue reading

NBA Skills Challenge Competitors Revealed

The participants for the Skill Challenge at All-Star Saturday 2014 has been set, headlined by two All-Stars and a slew of rising stars. Headlining the Skills Challenge competitors is reigning champion Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers, and fellow … Continue reading