| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The 2011 NCAA tournament officially tips off tonight with a pair of play-in games -- I'm still scratching my head at UAB and Clemson playing for a No. 12 seed -- but the bracket bonanza for most pools begins Thursday afternoon with the Round of 64. That...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Josh Selby emerges from the Stevenson University locker room, his hot pink sneakers with silver trim sparkling as he takes the floor.
The Lake Clifton graduate's eye-catching shoes — which he says he wears to raise breast cancer awareness —...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:23 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, we'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday.
** Orioles prospect Manny Machado, ranked No. 9 on Baseball America’s midseason...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Lake Clifton boys basketball coach Herman "Tree" Harried was conducting morning practice on Martin Luther King Jr. Day when a visitor stopped by.
It was one of his former players who just wanted to tell Harried that he was doing well with a good job...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Former Lake Clifton point guard Josh Selby faces a misdemeanor possession of marijuana charge in Prince George's County.
Selby, the 2010 Baltimore Sun Male Athlete of the Year, was cited Oct. 5. The Memphis Grizzlies rookie is scheduled to appear in...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
It's late in the first half of a tournament game, more than 3,000 basketball fans have filled the auditorium, and as the Patterson High Clippers of Baltimore toss the ball inbounds and head up the court, a spectator leans over to speak to his young son....
| 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 24, 2011
| 3:34 PM
Patterson basketball sensation Aquille Carr could not have imagined a better way to end his summer vacation than taking a trip to California to do what he loves most — play ball.
The opportunity came earlier this month when the rising junior...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 5:59 PM
Patterson basketball standout guard Aquille Carr has decided to play in the sixth annual Boost Mobile Elite 24 basketball showcase this Saturday in California, despite questions being raised about whether that would affect his high school eligibility....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Former Lake Clifton star Josh Selby was named co-MVP of the Las Vegas Summer League, the NBAannounced Sunday.
The second-year Memphis Grizzlies guard averaged 24.2 points on 55.7-percent shooting in five summer-league games. He shot 64.3 percent on 3-...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:35 AM
Several NBA players will be in Baltimore on Tuesday for an exhibition game at St. Frances.
Dwayne Wise, Under Armour B'more Finest's director of basketball operations, told The Sun that a team of Under Armour-sponsored pros will take on a team made up...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:39 PM
A black nylon sign hangs over the entrance of St. Frances Academy's gymnasium with a simple, three-word message: "Protect this house."
Playing before a packed hometown crowd Tuesday night, that's exactly what Will Barton did.
The rookie Portland Trail...