| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Will Barton took a step back and drained a short jumper.
But this time, he wasn't on an NBA hardwood. Instead, Barton was taking the first shot at the Easterwood Park court, which was renovated this summer as part of a collaboration between Under Armour...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Whitney Wiggins attended Laurel High School for a year and then enrolled in the Duke Ellington School for the Arts in Washington.
But after two years at Ellington she headed for the small central Virginia town of Lynchburg. That move helped propel her...
| Sep 12, 2013
Carr offered contract by pro team in China
This summer saw former Patterson star Aquille Carr get his first taste of basketball overseas by taking part in the Legends Tour during the month of June. Playing alongside the likes of former...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:16 PM
On game nights like Tuesday, the televisions in Gary Rissling's restaurants show Washington Capitals' hockey contests. But he'd gladly tune in to watch a local team, should Baltimore one day get back on the ice.
"Can you imagine a rink built beside M&...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Former NBA player Sam Cassell made a visit to his old stomping grounds Thursday, conducting a basketball clinic for more than 75 students at Dunbar.
"This place has done tremendous things for me," said Cassell, an alumnus who now works as an assistant...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Terps' Hendy earns conference honor
Maryland junior defensive back A.J. Hendy was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Back of the Week on Monday. Hendy recovered two fumbles and returned an interception 28 yards for a...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 1:45 AM
Holman, several area women up for top Laxies
Former North Carolina attackman Marcus Holman (Gilman) is a candidate for Division I Men's Player of the Year in Inside Lacrosse's annual Laxies awards. Voting is being conducted at laxies....
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The NFL's recent $765 million dollar settlement with its former players has taken one of the few negative storylines about our favorite pastime off the front pages.
Three quarters of a billion dollars sure sounds like a hefty settlement, but the $1...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Of the Maryland players drafted in the NBA between Joe Smith in 1995 and Alex Len in 2013, whose...
| Jul 8, 2013
Temple Hills' Graham helps U.S. to record win at World University Games
Temple Hills native Treveon Graham, a rising sophomore guard at Virginia Commonwealth, helped Team USA open its play in the World University Games men's basketball...
| 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...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Consider the Ravens -- or at least whoever was controlling their verified team Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon -- unimpressed with the championship parade that was thrown for the Miami Heat on Monday.
A little after lunchtime, the Ravens tweeted...