| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:44 PM
For almost a year, the question was "if" Michael Phelps would return to competitive swimming.
Now that Phelps is scheduled to end his 20-month retirement Thursday in Mesa, Ariz., a more nuanced question looms: Why?
Phelps sounded fairly certain he...
| Apr 21, 2014
MONDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| MLB || Orioles@Boston || MASN, MLB11 a.m. ||
|| Cincinnati@Pittsburgh || ESPN7 ||
|| Angels@Washington || MASN7 ||
|| Orioles@Boston (T) || MASN11:30 ||
|| C. base. || North Carolina@Virginia (T)...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The sniffling began about 15 minutes into Chris Herren's speech. As the former NBA player recounted his battle with drug addiction, students throughout Southern High School's auditorium looked around to see who was crying.
No one needed to look far.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Of the three men's basketball players who are transferring from Maryland (Nick Faust, Shaquille...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:42 AM
If we hadn't figured it out by now, turf fields at the majority of our high school fields are a wonderful thing.
They have been put to good use since the first turfs were installed at North Harford and Harford Tech. Since that first wave, turf fields...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Even before he took Maryland to its first Final Four in 2001 and led the Terps to their only national championship the following season, Gary Williams had long been a respected member of the college coaching fraternity.
On Monday, that opinion was...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The daughter of an NBA player or coach must make certain sacrifices. The league's time commitment could hardly be more demanding.
Maryland freshman guard Lexie Brown is a realist. She knows that her father – Sacramento Kings assistant coach Dee...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Alyssa Thomas. Alyssa Thomas. Alyssa Thomas.
Why isn't that a household name in the state of Maryland? University of Maryland Women's Basketball Coach Brenda Frese gave a stirring locker room speech prior to Sunday's game against the mighty Tennessee...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Baltimore Sun producer-editor Jonas Shaffer and reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
Could the Terps have used former Temple forward and much-sought-after transfer target Anthony Lee, a...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:17 AM
College lacrosse is becoming more like the NFL, where those in the sport want to make changes even though change isn't necessary.
There has been talk for years about changing the faceoff because some think it slows down the game. Most teams have faceoff...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Life is good again for Alex Len. The ankle injury that caused him so much pain toward the end of his two-year career at Maryland has healed. His new team, the Phoenix Suns, has been the biggest surprise in the NBA this season.
His progress slowed by...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:51 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland had defeated Army 40 minutes earlier, and Terps players were picking up notepads and pens and filtering back toward the Comcast Center court to scout their next NCAA tournament opponent.
They didn't need to watch long to...