| Aug 31, 2014
| 1:49 AM
Acosta rides four winners, increases State Fair lead
JD Acosta padded his lead in the jockey standings when he rode four winners on the 10-race program at the Maryland State Fair. Last year's leading rider has 11 wins during the first...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Tim Connelly said recently that he had already exceeded his dreams by becoming the assistant general manager of an NBA team three years ago. The 36-year-old Baltimore native might be raising his career bar again.
Connelly, who never played on the...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Josh Selby has played in many different cities in the past year, but he is back in a comfortable atmosphere — at least for a little while.
After a disappointing 2012-13 NBA season in which the Lake Clifton graduate bounced around with five teams...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 2:06 PM
NEW YORK -- The conversation took place during his freshman year at Maryland. Greivis Vasquez, still learning a new language and getting adjusted to playing in the Atlantic Coast Conference, sat down in his coach's office one day to talk about his dreams....
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
How about a new coach?
The best Pau Gasol trade? Mike D'Antoni for any coach with enough common sense to find a way to make it work. Once again, D'Antoni being so wedded to a system has compromised his ability to maximize his...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Loyola coach Jimmy Patsos has compared Bucknell center Mike Muscala to one of his favorite former NBA players for his hometown Boston Celtics. Muscala is not the second coming of Kevin McHale, but against the Greyhounds on Friday night, the 6-11 senior...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Towson Catholic alumnus Donte Greene, a free-agent small forward Donte Greene, signed a two-year, nonguaranteed contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday.
He'll be eligible for the postseason.
Greene, 6 feet 11, has career NBA averages of 6.1...
| Nov 27, 2012
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Only a few seats down from the Washington Wizards' bench, owner Ted Leonsis sat courtside with Nationals owner Mark Lerner as his team hosted the San Antonio Spurs at Verizon Center....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Eric Hayes spent the first two years after graduating Marylandin 2010 playing basketball in three different countries and moving closer to his ultimate goal – becoming a coach like his father, Kendall, who had coached for years in Northern...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Former Lake Clifton guard Josh Selby was waived Sunday by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Selby, The Baltimore Sun's Male Athlete of the Year in 2010, began the 2012-13 NBA season with the Memphis Grizzlies. He has averaged 2.0 points and 5.9 minutes in 10 NBA...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Dick Van Dyke brought his characteristic charm to the SAG Awards this weekend, and Internet users dutifully searched for all sorts of details on him -- anything to distract us from the icy weather that caused school closings from here to Ann Arbor. ...
| 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...