| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:31 PM
When the Washington Wizards announced Wednesday that they would play a preseason game against the New York Knicks in Baltimore this fall, Frank Remesch wasn't surprised.
As general manager of the Baltimore Arena, which will host the Oct. 17 exhibition,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:52 AM
The Ravens were well-represented today when ESPN announced the nominees for the 2013 ESPY Awards, which will be held on July 17 at 9 p.m.
The Ravens, who beat the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 to capture Super Bowl XLVII and complete a stunning playoff run,...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The path from Baltimore to the National Basketball Association is dotted with big names and busts, with perennial All-Stars like Carmelo Anthony, heartwarming reclamation projects like Gary Neal and whatever-happened-to former first-round draft picks like...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 10:26 PM
Syracuse University will retire the jersey of All-American Carmelo Anthony on Feb. 23 when the Orange hosts Georgetown at the Carrier Dome.
Anthony, a former Towson Catholic star who helped lead the Orange to the 2003 NCAA championship, was a...
| May 14, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Casual basketball followers in Baltimore City might not remember Daishon Knight. The 6-foot-1, 188-pound combo guard didn’t play for Lake Clifton during his senior year of high school in 2010, and he never suited up for a local AAU team either....
| 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...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 6:44 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.
Is Alex Len definitely leaving for the NBA and has his status gone up after he finished the season...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:07 AM
A new holiday commercial for the NBA features Baltimore's Carmelo Anthony and other hoops stars playing a most unusual instrument: basketballs.
Using nothing but bouncing balls, Melo and the other players offer a rather amazing rendition of the Christmas...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:13 PM
The Knicks are the league's only unbeaten team.
But the team playing the best is the Heat. It sounds silly to say when the Knicks spanked the Heat last week, but no team has been more impressive than...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:19 PM
Carmelo Anthony is one of New York's biggest sports stars, but the Baltimore native made his allegiances clear at the Knicks' training camp Wednesday.
"I've been an Orioles fan since I was like eight years old," Anthony told ESPN New York. "I actually...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Old story: Money talks
With Jordan Brand focusing on Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony, it made sense for Dwyane Wade to get out of the Nike shadow alongside LeBron James and Chris Bosh with the Heat.
And, yet, the reality is...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 2:08 PM
As an NBA assistant coach since retiring after a Hall of Fame career, Patrick Ewing might have a better seat than many of his contemporaries to compare this year's U.S. Olympic men's basketball team to the fabled Dream Team of 20 years ago.
Ewing was one...