| Jun 15, 2011
| 5:29 PM
Former Maryland Terrapin guard Greivis Vasquez, who is now a member of the Memphis Grizzlies, is in his native Venezuela this week as part of a U.S. State Department "sports diplomacy" program that hopes to use athletes to improve international relations,...
| May 3, 2011
Memphis on a mission
I wrote that I couldn't believe I was typing this when, in a rare move, I accurately predicted the Grizzlies would close out the Spurs. I'll use that same line when I say the Grizzlies will knock off...
| 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...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:34 PM
With the 36th pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, former Maryland Terrapins forward Jordan Williams' dreams became a reality. Thirteen picks later, a turbulent past year for Baltimore native Josh Selby culminated with his joining Williams among the...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 6:37 PM
To Josh Selby, the Memphis Grizzlies represent a clean slate, and a team that doesn't care about his past, only his potential.
To the Memphis Grizzlies — who snagged the Lake Clifton graduate with the 49th pick in Thursday's NBA Draft — Selby...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 5:50 PM
Just before his Under Armour team was about to tip off against St. Frances in an exhibition Monday afternoon, Greivis Vasquez went over to two of the game officials to voice a complaint.
"Hey, these guys are wearing Nikes," the former Maryland basketball...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Listening to Mark Turgeon and Terrell Stoglin talk when the season began, you didn't know which would happen first -- the new coach sending the sophomore point guard packing or the sophomore point guard doing his best imitation of a Maryland football...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 9:19 PM
For his inaugural Maryland Madness, new men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon assembled a blend of old and new Friday night.
He acquired the "old" by inviting former Terps such as Greivis Vasquez, Steve Francis, Steve Blake and Byron Mouton to the event,...
| May 19, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Here's a closer look at the Baltimore Catholic League's inaugural Hall of Fame class of 2011:
Larry Harrison, Towson Catholic '75, center: Considered the first 'true' big man in the BCL, earning All-BCL tournament honors in 1974. Went on to play...
| Feb 26, 2008
| 2:57 PM
Joe Smith, Cleveland Cavaliers
Joe Smith was traded from the Chicago Bulls to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Feb. 21 as part of an 11-player, three-team trade involving Chicago, Cleveland and Seattle. Smith suited up for his first game with LeBron James...
| Jul 25, 2008
A new arena is a poor risk for Baltimore if the city is counting on attracting an NHL or NBA franchise, sports business experts say, but some agree with city leaders that a proposed 18,500-seat venue could be profitable without such an anchor tenant....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:37 AM
The Sports Xchange
Grizzlies G/F Pondexter out with foot fracture
The Memphis Grizzlies announced Monday that guard/forward Quincy Pondexter is out indefinitely with a fractured right foot.
An MRI revealed that Pondexter has a tarsal navicular stress...