| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The Washington Wizards were banking on a number of constituencies to pack Baltimore Arena for Thursday night’s exhibition game against Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks -- and they couldn’t have been disappointed.
The one-time home...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:42 PM
The preseason matchup between the Washington Wizards and New York Knicks drew a sellout crowd of 12,376 to Baltimore Arena for the Baltimore Basketball Classic on Thursday, honoring the 50th anniversary of the Baltimore Bullets' inaugural season in 1963....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Baltimore basketball fans got a taste of something old and something new Thursday as the city hosted an NBA game for the first time since 1999.
The star attraction was Baltimore native Carmelo Anthony, playing professionally in his hometown for the...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:35 PM
Hall of Fame center Walt Bellamy, a four-time All-Star during 14 NBA seasons who played for the Bullets during their first two years in Baltimore, died Saturday, according to the Atlanta Hawks. He was 74. No cause of death was announced.
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Fifty years ago Friday, Orioles farmhand Bobby Floyd sat in a dugout, wondering why umpires were huddled grimly at home plate in the fifth inning of a Florida Instructional League game.
Quickly, word spread. President John F. Kennedy was dead. In...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 11:12 AM
July 19, 2000: As the Ravens prepare for training camp in Westminster, owner Art Modell predicts the first postseason berth for the fifth-year team. "I think we are a playoff team this year," Modell says. "Once you're in the playoffs, you never know...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:12 PM
The player who scored the biggest basket in Baltimore Bullets history turned 68 Thursday.
Happy Birthday, Mad Dog.
"I can still shoot," Fred Carter, the man with the feral nickname, said from his home in Norristown, Pa. "I can't make the 20-footer,...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 10:24 PM
Former Terps point guard Greivis Vasquez is headed from the New Orleans Pelicans to the Sacramento Kings in a three-player trade, USA Today reported Thursday.
The Kings, Pelicans and Trail Blazers agreed orally on a deal that will send Vasquez to...
| 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...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford has been elected to the House (or at least that's where we hear he's going). Welcome to your trends report for Monday, May 8, 2013.
Sanford will head to Capitol Hill after facing off against Elizabeth...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Feliz Día Internacional de la Danza! Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for April 29, 2013. As the international Twitter scene lights up with colorful pictures of people dancing all over the world, the East Coast is more focused on the release...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:33 PM
Andray Blatche took just two shots in the Brooklyn Nets' 96-89 win over the rival New York Knicks on Monday night at Barclays Center. But on a night that should have been all about the...