| 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?
| 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'...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:33 AM
There is no easy way out. That is a central factor of the LeBron James free-agent equation that is best appreciated in advance.
In the wake of Paul George signing his five-year extension with the Indiana Pacers, the thought might be that it next...
| 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...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The Kansas Jayhawks will play for the school's 9th straight Big 12 title this Saturday as they head to Waco to face Baylor.
The Jayhawks are currently on the league's longest winning streak at 7 games and they're 7-2 on the road this season. Baylor...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Baylor upset the 4th ranked Kansas Jayhawks in a big way on Saturday night. The Bears beat Kansas 81 to 58.
Pierre Jackson and Corey Jefferson combined to score 53 points against the Jayhawks, and only the starting 5 scored for the Bears.
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart has joined an exclusive group of three student-athletes to be named Big 12 Player and Freshman of the Year in the same season, leading the 2013 All-Big 12 Men’s Basketball awards. Jeff Withey of Kansas earned...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Rodney McGruder hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer and 13th-ranked Kansas State pulled out a 64-61 victory Saturday night after a failed desperation inbound pass gave the Wildcats one more chance.
Instead of settling for overtime after K-State's Shane...