| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Alex Len had been mentioned as a possible No. 1 overall selection for the Cleveland Cavaliers by a number of websites going into Thursday's NBA draft, and even more prominently to the Charlotte Bobcats at No. 4.
If those picks turned ultimately out to be...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:17 AM
There was some thought that Alex Len's stock could have gone up even higher had the former Maryland center been able to attend private on-court workouts for a number of NBA teams picking at or near the top of next week's NBA draft.
It now appears that...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, I exchanged emails with...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Aquille Carr's plan to sign a professional contract overseas doesn't seem to be going well.
The two-time All-Metro Player of the Year, who played his senior season at Princeton Day Academy after three years at Patterson, participated in the 2013...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:24 AM
If you were going to guess the two San Antonio Spurs that outscored LeBron James in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, it would be easy, right?
Tim Duncan? Manu Ginobli? Tony Parker? Try Danny Green and Aberdeen native Gary Neal.
Green led all scorers with...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:04 PM
Hurley drops into four-way playoff today
Billy Hurley III (Navy) and Joe Affrunti each double-bogeyed the 17th hole to fall into a tie with Ben Martin and Ashley Hall at the United Leasing Championship on Sunday and force a four-way playoff today...
| Jun 13, 2013
Towson adds Jim McCarthy as men's basketball assistant
Former Northeastern men's basketball assistant coach Jim McCarthy will join the Towson coaching staff, Tigers head coach Pat Skerry announced Wednesday. McCarthy, who helped guide the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:15 AM
For some of the more casual fans of the NBA, Aberdeen native Gary Neal had a coming out of obscurity party Tuesday night when he led the San Antonio Spurs to their Game 3 championship series victory over the defending champion Miami Heat.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Fred Carter didn't know Earl Monroe entered the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a Baltimore Bullet.
"Earl went into the Hall of Fame as a Bullet?" Carter said Wednesday in a phone interview. "That's surprising."
Carter — teammates...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The path from Baltimore to the National Basketball Association is dotted with big names and busts, with perennial All-Stars like Carmelo Anthony, heartwarming reclamation projects like Gary Neal and whatever-happened-to former first-round draft picks like...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 3:08 PM
After an X-ray taken of Alex Len's painful left ankle in early March came back negative, the the former Maryland center told his coaches that the pain began to decrease, a university spokesman said Saturday in explaining why Len didn't undergo an MRI...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Sometimes you wonder what NBA talent evaluators see with all the film they watch and all the pre-draft workouts they conduct and all the fancy scouting metrics they use.
Sometimes you think: OK, fine. So-and-so is projected as a top lottery pick. But...