| Nov 4, 2010
| 2:07 PM
The Hokies' and Georgia Tech kick off in about three hours here at Lane Stadium, where on a gray, dank day, the sun just peeked through.
But before pondering football, a few observations about Virginia Tech's 21st-ranked basketball. Spent two-plus...
| Dec 26, 2010
Fashion entrepreneur Brian Spaly got his start co-founding Bonobos, a New York-based e-commerce firm that sells men's slacks designed to eliminate the baggy-bottom look.
For his second act, he has transplanted a fledgling personal shopping service for...
| Jul 9, 2010
| 3:01 PM
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene:
Area softball players earn awards: Burbank resident Emily Seidel was a stalwart in the circle this past season for the Village Christian School softball team.
With a wealth of success, it's not surprising...
| Jul 23, 2010
| 8:51 AM
All-Central Florida Defense
First Team DL Johnny Holmes 6-3 / 200 Rockledge Jr. Buzz: One of top tacklers on Space Coast
DL Joe Joseph 6-4 / 270 Oak Ridge Sr. Buzz: Credited with 70 tackles in 8 1/2 games
DL Aaron Jones 6-4 / 265 Edgewater Sr. Buzz:...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:26 PM
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Baseball team impresses at tournament: The Valley Cats 12-and-under baseball team enjoyed its share of success this past season.
However, the squad might have enjoyed its biggest accomplishment...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 8:56 AM
The parents of a young man murdered in San Diego ten years ago returned to the city to press authorities to solve the case.
The family is hoping that talking about the circumstances of their son's death and offering a large reward being will prompt...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 10:51 AM
In the game of basketball, the slam dunk rises literally above the rest. It excites the crowd, it pumps up a team, and it makes the highlight reel with ease.
On Saturday, all eyes will be on the NBA's annual dunk contest, an event that has...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 2:20 PM
Master showman and larger-than-life presence that he was, Lefty Driesell originated "Midnight Madness" to drum up interest and to kick off college basketball practice at the earliest possible moment.
Nearly 40 years later, schools all over the country...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Leandro Barbosa had 18 of his season-high 29 points in the first half as the
host Toronto Raptors halted a three-game losing skid with a 108-98 win over the
reeling Indiana Pacers on Friday.
Barbosa's big first half contributed to Toronto's 62-48...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 6:09 AM
Last week’s transfers of KT Harrell and James Johnson compromise Virginia’s basketball team. Their sudden exits limit the Cavaliers in practice, thin their bench and foil plans to redshirt freshman Paul Jesperson.
Serious concerns all.
| Jun 3, 2011
| 4:47 AM
The early NBA exits and staggering coaching turnover have marinated. The rosters are close to set, and the summer recruiting circuit will commence next month.
So why not do some early handicapping of next season’s ACC basketball race?
| Jan 30, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Even with its top two scorers Austin McBroom and James Johnson sidelined with injuries, North Hollywood Campbell Hall was able to edge past Oceanside El Camino, 49-48, Saturday afternoon in the third game of the State Preview Classic at Fairfax......