| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Aquille Carr's mouth is still moving, even as a yellow-shirted security guard steers him down a hallway leading away from the basketball floor.
On this Thursday night in mid-December, Carr — aka the "Crimestopper," aka the one-time most exciting...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 11:36 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.
Now that Maryland has reached the semifinals of the NIT, what are its chances of winning it all?
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:32 PM
In the professional debuts of rookies Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton, the Orlando Magic beat the Philadelphia 76ers 83-77 Saturday on the opening day of the Orlando Pro Summer League.
Gordon, the fourth pick in last month’s draft, scored seven...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
On Saturday, almost a year and a half since he suffered a severe knee injury as a college freshman, Nerlens Noel played in a competitive basketball game.
And he looked good doing it.
Running fluidly, Noel scored a game-high 19 points as his...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:23 PM
C.J. McCollum is reconnecting with Pierre Jackson, E.J. Singler, Dallas Lauderdale and Richard Howell during his rehabilitation assignment with the Idaho Stampede of the NBA's Developmental League. But the Portland Trail Blazers' first-round pick doesn'...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:21 PM
For a little more than two weeks, Erick Green has been on a whirlwind, red-eye tour of NBA cities, where he's had to deal with pressure and challenges unlike any others he's faced.
He's done everything he can in workouts in front of draft decision...