| Oct 1, 2010
| 8:36 AM
There will come a time — no one is sure when — that Ray Lewis will retire from the National Football League. When he does leave the grueling training and game schedule, he'll turn to running an eclectic collection of companies trading on the...
| Jun 22, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Hey, folks ... I don't have a blow-by-blow of tonight's Last Comic Standing auditions, but I did want to bring this to your attention:Baltimore comedian Jason Weems made it to the next round -- and the promos for next week's......
| 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...
| Jan 1, 2011
Much of the early buzz in the 2009-10 boys basketball season was directed toward a freshman point guard at Patterson. All I kept hearing was how incredible this kid was and that he was all of 5-feet-6 and 155 pounds. His early numbers backed it up, so I...
| May 11, 2011
Mark Landsberger, apropos of his modest NBA career, makes only a barely noticed cameo in one of the most frequently replayed video highlights in NBA history.
That's Landsberger, in his No. 54 Lakers jersey, tracking Julius Erving at the baseline as the...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 8:53 PM
Lakers will pursue both
There's a chance both could land there, which begs another question: Wasn't the new collective bargaining agreement supposed to promote more competitive balance and limit players' power over...
| Dec 22, 2011
MINNEAPOLIS — There are point guards who are made and those who, for the lack of a better term, are born to orchestrate because of their smarts, their vision, maybe just their innate nature.
The Timberwolves possess each kind.
On their coaching...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Congratulations to Magic Johnson, Stan Kasten and the rest of the new ownership group that just bought the Los Angeles Dodgers from Frank McCourt for a reported $2 billion. They will bring the Dodgers out of bankruptcy and restore some stability...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Scott Evans remembers the soft glow of the small television set, and the way his stepfather tried to calm him and his sister for the benefit of the neighbors in the apartment below.
But who, on this night, was not celebrating?
It was 1983 and the...
| Feb 9, 2012
Believe in Magic
Kobe Bryant is great but hardly the greatest Laker of all time.
The title has to come from the Showtime era because that always will symbolize the franchise. Magic Johnson is No. 1 on this list. He...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Don Markus, reporter
Kansas 71, Kentucky 69: There are some coaches who are destined not to win a national championship. Not saying that John Calipari is the Guy V. Lewis of his generation, but Bill Self coached a less talented Jayhawks team over ...
| Aug 25, 2008
| 1:18 PM
No redemption needed, 1992 triumphs
By Childs Walker
We just watched the best U.S. men's basketball team to play in the Olympics since at least 1996.
But is the Redeem Team better than the Dream Team? Come on. Here's a little exercise. I'm coaching...