| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Everybody in New York has come down with a case of Linsanity, and why not? Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin, just the latest Harvard guy to star in the NBA, has exploded into the national consciousness by leading the Knicks to five straight victories with an...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 1:14 PM
LeBron James is poised to take his talents to Baltimore.
Amid the recent flurry of face-offs between leading pro-am leagues during the NBA lockout, the Miami Heat forward has said he will join a group of NBA stars that Tuesday will represent the...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 9:10 PM
The Carmelo Anthony Summer Pro-Am tour rolled through Baltimore on Monday night, attracting a packed house to St.Frances for what was billed as a heavyweight battle between NBA stars Kevin Durant and Brandon Jennings.
It turned out that a hometown hero...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:47 PM
With the NBA lockout dampening excitement for the league, various street games have taken center stage in the offseason. A few weeks ago Kevin Durant made headlines when he dropped 66 points in a game at New York's Rucker Park. This week Kobe Bryant hit...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 5:59 PM
There appears to be no end in sight to the NBA lockout, but if you're lucky enough to secure a ticket to a friendly pickup basketball game being held Tuesday night at Morgan State, you'll likely see a wealth of NBA talent squaring off.
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:29 PM
LeBron James strolled into Hill Field House on Morgan State's campus Tuesday night wearing a white Nike T-shirt with words "Basketball Never Stops" stenciled on the front. He had a deathly serious look on his face. He handed out a few hugs, traded a...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 1:34 PM
After a season in which he saw playing time in just 26 of 38 games at Kansas, Baltimore native Josh Selby found himself sitting on the sidelines once again Monday during predraft workouts for the Washington Wizards.
Selby, who graduated from Lake Clifton...
| 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...