| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant spurned overtures from Under Armour and will sign a new shoe deal with basketball giant Nike.
"Excited and humbled to sign back with the swoosh!" Durant tweeted late Sunday, referring to the Nike logo.
| Sep 1, 2014
Nike pulled out all the stops to prevent Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant, a Washington native, from signing a shoe deal with Baltimore-based Under Armour. Durant's seven-year contract with Nike is expiring, and Under Armour reportedly offered...
| 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...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Aquille Carr will soon be on his way to Canada.
The one-time Patterson star, who became a YouTube sensation for his feats on the basketball court, agreed to terms Friday night on a contract with the National Basketball League of Canada's Saint John Mill...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:27 PM
When Aquille Carr was not selected in June’s NBA draft, the one-time Patterson star shopped his services as far overseas as Israel.
As it turns out, the “Crimestopper” might be able to continue his career without leaving the continent....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:37 PM
Millon becomes director of development for Breakers
National Lacrosse Hall of Fame member Mark Millon was hired by the Baltimore Breakers as director of player and coach development. The former U.S. national team player has worked with...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees was having a conversation with league officials before a recent preseason game when he jokingly said what many defensive backs are thinking these days.
His point, though, was valid.
"There is more contact now...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 10:37 AM
The Washington Wizards will play a preseason game at Baltimore Arena for the second straight year, hosting the New Orleans Pelicans on Oct. 20.
The Wizards announced their full 2014 preseason schedule Monday, with the second-annual Baltimore Classic...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:57 PM
The Maryland Jockey Club on Tuesday announced the addition of 10 more stakes to the Laurel Park fall schedule. The Maryland Horse Breeders Association has inserted five Maryland-bred and/or Maryland-sired races into the mix: the All Brandy Stakes (Sept....
| Aug 14, 2014
Baltimore native Larry Collmus, the voice of the Triple Crown and the Breeders' Cup for NBC Sports, was named the New York Racing Association's next race caller. He will be succeeding Tom Durkin. Collmus will continue to call races at Churchill Downs...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:51 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland guard Dez Wells first met Chris Paul during an Amateur Athletic Union tournament at the University of North Carolina five years ago.
Wells, who was playing in the tournament for a Raleigh-based team, was going into his...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Georgetown Prep coach Giblin resigns after 27 seasons
Georgetown Prep has accepted the resignation of lacrosse coach Kevin Giblin, who led one of the nation's top high school programs for the past 27 years, athletic director Dan Paro...