| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:05 AM
With the NBA conference finals raging on, it’s not surprising that several Ravens players have been monitoring the 2-2 series split between the San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma City Thunder in the West and between the Miami Heat and the Boston...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:24 AM
On the 26-year anniversary of Len Bias' death, a D.C.-based clothing company has put its own spin on the life of the Maryland basketball legend.
DEFY Clothing has shirts available on its website that use the moniker “Lensanity” in honor of...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Just a guess: Henson
You're asking me? I got Jay Bilas on speed-dial for you.
Here's the best-kept secret when NBA writers talk about college players: They have no idea. They can only tell you who their coaches are....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Erik Etherly will not listen to anyone who says Loyola's schedule was easy last year — unless those critics also went up against Ohio State's Jared Sullinger and Kentucky's Anthony Davis.
While Davis (who went No. 1 to the Charlotte Bobcats) and...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Ever since Carmelo Anthony led Syracuse to an NCAA basketball championship as a freshman in 2003, his once-shiny reputation has been steadily chipped away.
From the missteps off the court early in his NBA career to the way he alienated an adoring fan...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Lexie Brown prides herself on preparation. She appreciates organization and understands the importance of planning ahead.
So when the Maryland women's basketball recruit became one of three high school seniors selected to the Under-18 USA National Team...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:50 PM
For years, Sam Cassell would ask his son one question after the youngster finished playing basketball.
“I’d say, ‘Did you have fun?’,” the older Cassell recalled.
That changed as the namesake of the longtime NBA player...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Jimmy Patsos got what he wanted after all.
"Three games in March," he said Sunday after Loyola beat Manhattan, 63-61, at Reitz Arena.
Three games to win the upcoming Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championships and get the automatic bid to the...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Schedule says Boston
After 22 straight wins, the schedule-maker will beat the Heat more than the Celtics on March 18. This is how it happens in the NBA, where regular-season wins and losses have to be measured by the schedule....
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Can Maryland recover from its disappointing performance against Virginia to beat Duke Saturday at...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 2:06 PM
NEW YORK -- The conversation took place during his freshman year at Maryland. Greivis Vasquez, still learning a new language and getting adjusted to playing in the Atlantic Coast Conference, sat down in his coach's office one day to talk about his dreams....
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Loyola coach Jimmy Patsos has compared Bucknell center Mike Muscala to one of his favorite former NBA players for his hometown Boston Celtics. Muscala is not the second coming of Kevin McHale, but against the Greyhounds on Friday night, the 6-11 senior...