| Jul 27, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Former Maryland basketball star Greivis Vasquez was among eight people named a “Champion of Change” today at the White House for his efforts as a sports diplomat in the United States and his native Venezuela.
Vasquez, 25, now with the NBA&...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:35 AM
Several NBA players will be in Baltimore on Tuesday for an exhibition game at St. Frances.
Dwayne Wise, Under Armour B'more Finest's director of basketball operations, told The Sun that a team of Under Armour-sponsored pros will take on a team made up...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:28 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.
Can Maryland recover from its disappointing performance against Virginia to beat Duke Saturday at...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 2:06 PM
NEW YORK -- The conversation took place during his freshman year at Maryland. Greivis Vasquez, still learning a new language and getting adjusted to playing in the Atlantic Coast Conference, sat down in his coach's office one day to talk about his dreams....
| Dec 9, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Pelicans is just fine
What's wrong with the Pelicans? As NBA commissioner David Stern said, as long as the owner is fine with it, he's fine with it. It's the state bird. It's actually a strong species, even though many...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Carmelo Anthony is heading to New York. The Knicks acquired Anthony on Monday night, and the consensus among national columnists is that the Knicks will return to relevance with Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire, who are expected to become one of the league's...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 4:24 PM
At 68, Wayne Reisberg likes to stay active. A volunteer track and field coach at Century, he walks a lot, throws the discus and enjoys traveling around the country with his wife Pauline.
Reisberg combined sports with travel a few years back and began...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 1:14 PM
LeBron James is poised to take his talents to Baltimore.
Amid the recent flurry of face-offs between leading pro-am leagues during the NBA lockout, the Miami Heat forward has said he will join a group of NBA stars that Tuesday will represent the...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:29 PM
LeBron James strolled into Hill Field House on Morgan State's campus Tuesday night wearing a white Nike T-shirt with words "Basketball Never Stops" stenciled on the front. He had a deathly serious look on his face. He handed out a few hugs, traded a...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 8:53 PM
Lakers will pursue both
There's a chance both could land there, which begs another question: Wasn't the new collective bargaining agreement supposed to promote more competitive balance and limit players' power over...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Big-game settings are nothing new to former Maryland star Greivis Vasquez. The intensity of the matchups with Duke and North Carolina during his years in College Park, as well as what he experienced as an NBA rookie last season with the Memphis Grizzlies,...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:10 PM
Blazers beat Pelicans to stop 4-game skid
NEW ORLEANS -- If anyone could suggest that an NBA team 20 games over .500 was facing a critical regular-season game, this one qualified for the Portland Trail Blazers.
The Blazers had lost four consecutive...