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  • You can't take Baltimore out of the boy [Commentary]

    You can't take Baltimore out of the boy [Commentary]
    Although I have lived in New Jersey for nearly 60 years, I still explain my strange loyalties by saying "You can take the boy out of Baltimore, but you can't take Baltimore out of the boy." While I left Charm City for good in 1955 (long before the...
  • Aquille Carr continues his odyssey in NBA D-League

    Aquille Carr continues his odyssey in NBA D-League
    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...
  • Ex-Patterson hoops star Aquille Carr taken in third round of NBA D-League Draft

    Ex-Patterson hoops star Aquille Carr taken in third round of NBA D-League Draft
    The guard they call the “Crimestopper” is starting over in Newark. The Delaware 87ers selected former Baltimore prep basketball phenom Aquille Carr in the third round (No. 43 overall) of the NBA Development League Draft on Friday night,...
  • Dez Wells says he'll have an advantage as a bigger point guard

    Dez Wells says he'll have an advantage as a bigger point guard
    Seth Allen had just been helped off the court Tuesday night after breaking his left foot when Dez Wells called the rest of his Maryland teammates together to assure them that everything was going to be OK. And, oh, one more thing: he was going to be...
  • Mark Turgeon experimented with Dez Wells at point guard even before Seth Allen's injury

    Mark Turgeon experimented with Dez Wells at point guard even before Seth Allen's injury
    Even before sophomore point guard Seth Allen broke his foot in practice Tuesday night, Maryland coach Mark Turgeon had toyed with the idea of giving Dez Wells more time running the team Turgeon had started doing it the day after a private scrimmage...
  • Wizards going big with Gortat

    Season opener Wizards @Pistons Wednesday, 7:30p.m. TV: Comcast SportsNet Radio: 1500 AM Marcin Gortat knew he wasn't going to be in Phoenix long the moment the rebuilding Suns drafted former Maryland center Alex Len fifth overall in June, but that...
  • Reservoir High football squad has big homecoming win [Fulton/Highland]

    At Reservoir High School, the varsity football team won its homecoming game against Howard High — the first homecoming win in four years. Starting with the first play of the game, Reservoir showed the team was out to win. Dominic Lopes scored on...
  • Terps' Mark Turgeon talks preseason schedule, limiting turnovers, Dez Wells and more

    Terps' Mark Turgeon talks preseason schedule, limiting turnovers, Dez Wells and more
    Maryland coach Mark Turgeon spoke Tuesday with ESPN college basketball analysts Andy Katz and Seth Greenberg in their "ESPNU College Basketball" podcast. Their 12-minute conversation ran the gamut, covering everything from the follies of NCAA rules to the...
  • Previewing Maryland-Florida State, early concerns with basketball, Onuaku moves on

    Previewing Maryland-Florida State, early concerns with basketball, Onuaku moves on
    Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports. What do you expect when the Terps play at No. 8 Florida State on Oct. 5? Jeff Barker: I...
  • Notre Dame men's basketball coach Mike Brey to conduct clinic in Lansdowne

    Notre Dame men's basketball coach Mike Brey to conduct clinic in Lansdowne
    Notre Dame men's basketball coach Mike Brey will conduct a half-day clinic for coaches, players, fans and parents from 9:30 a.m. to noon Oct. 5 at Leadership Gym in Lansdowne. The clinic, in its ninth year, is sponsored by Leadership Through Athletics...
  • Sports notices: Rec league tryouts continue

    Submitting sports notices Email sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. Wrestling Warhawks Wrestling Club is now accepting registrations for youth ages 5-15. For information go to warhawkswrestlingclub.com or email...
  • Spalding guard Jourdan Grant commits to UMBC

    Spalding guard Jourdan Grant commits to UMBC
    Jourdan Grant had been to UMBC a couple times before making his official visit to campus last month. The Archbishop Spalding senior liked what he had seen during his earlier trips to Catonsville, but something was different this time around.  “I...