| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:05 AM
With Alex Len's decision to leave Maryland after two years for the NBA, it's interesting to see how other former Terps fared when making similar decisions. The majority never amounted to the kind of stars they might have become had they remained in...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
C.J. Fair is all too familiar with the history of former high school players from Baltimore who left Syracuse early for the NBA.
This week, the 6-8 junior forward follows Carmelo Anthony, who as a freshman a decade ago led the Orange to its only...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Baltimore's most prominent basketballer, Carmelo Anthony, has been the subject of trade talk since his wedding this summer. As my colleague Kevin Van Valkenburg wrote in this feature last month, the uncertainty and the negative feedback from Denver...
| Mar 19, 2012
L.A. comes out ahead
The city of Los Angeles was the biggest winner at the trade deadline.
The Clippers and Lakers both made deals that moved them closer to competing with the Thunder. The Clippers acquired Nick...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Potential setbacks lined the shelves of Albertsons grocery store. Cookies and ice cream tempted Jordan Williams from the shelves of the Las Vegas supermarket.
Williams, a 6-foot-8, 261-pound soon-to-be professional basketball player, was in the midst...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:34 PM
With the 36th pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, former Maryland Terrapins forward Jordan Williams' dreams became a reality. Thirteen picks later, a turbulent past year for Baltimore native Josh Selby culminated with his joining Williams among the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The next time college basketball fans see Kentucky, the newly crowned national champions will look a lot different.
So will the team the Wildcats will be facing – Maryland.
Neither the countdown nor the buildup for their Nov. 9 matchup at the...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:53 PM
Deron Williams scored 19 points and had 13 assists as the New Jersey Nets sent the visiting Washington Wizards to their fifth straight loss.
Williams, who didn't play in Wednesday's loss to Portland because of a stomach virus, led five New Jersey players...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Bob Ferry could spend his days on the deck of his Annapolis home that looks out onto the Chesapeake Bay, but he's not big on sitting still. He gave up boating when his three kids left the house and stopped playing basketball more than five years ago, at...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:32 PM
NBA Players Association executive director Billy Hunter said Wednesday that if he "had to bet on it," he would wager that the entire 2011-12 season would be wiped out by the lockout.
"We're $800 million apart per year," Hunter told about 200 people...
| Nov 2, 2011
Reality show garbage
Carlos Boozer's defense is more real than the Kim Kardashian-Kris Humphries wedding. Phil Jackson's artificial hip has more substance. The Clippers' title hopes are more legitimate. ... You get the...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:24 PM
Maryland confirmed it will play Kentucky next season at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
The arena, scheduled to open in September 2012, is to be the home of the NBA's Nets.
The Terps-Wildcats game on Nov. 9 will be among the first college...