| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo and Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, two of the NFL's most outspoken advocates of gay marriage, have taken their fight to the highest court.
The two filed an amicus curiae brief to the Supreme Court of the...
| Mar 1, 2013
|| NASCAR || Nationwide Dollar General 200 || ESPN24:30 ||
|| MLB exh. || Miami@Mets || MLB1 ||
|| M. bask. || Maryland@Wake Forest || 5, 54Noon ||
|| Louisville@Syracuse || 13, 9Noon ||
|| Alabama@Florida ||...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 9:19 PM
'95-96 Bulls unstoppable
The Bulls appeared vulnerable in the fall of 1995. Michael Jordan's return from his first retirement and baseball experiment in the spring had led to uneven moments, including a second-round...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Women's lacrosse has been warning its people for years: Dial it back, or they will make us wear helmets.
Coaches, players and referees knew that if their elegant game got rough, the powers that be would impose helmets. Goggles were required in 2005, and...
| Jan 28, 2013
It took until the fifth try and the eighth day of the season, but the Washington Capitals finally managed to put together a complete game under the guidance of first-year coach Adam Oates and come away with a victory.
Fueled by contributions from every...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 10:44 PM
Phelps tuning up in Paris for U.S. nationals in August
Michael Phelps will swim in four events at the Paris Open this weekend as part of his preparations for the U.S. championships in August. The 14-time Olympic champion from Baltimore will...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Expect the Capitals, who trail the Lightning by five points in the Southeast Division, to be players before the NHL's trade deadline on Feb. 28. As it's currently constituted, this team doesn't appear to be capable of going on a deep playoff run (though...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 2:00 PM
The pre-Super Bowl showdown between the Capitals and the Penguins was significantly lacking sizzle with Pittsburgh stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin out of the lineup. But that doesn't mean the Capitals' 3-0 win on Sunday wasn't impressive....
| Feb 8, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Allow me to reintroduce myself. My name is Matt Vensel. You might remember me from blogs such as Virtual Vensanity and, well, OK, that's it. I have joined the staff at The Baltimore Sun after three awesome years at our sister paper, b free daily, which is...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:15 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Mar 15, 2011
| 2:00 PM
The Capitals will put their eight-game winning streak on the line tonight against the Canadiens, and should they pick up a win in Montreal and if the Flyers lose tonight, they will overtake their nemeses from Philadelphia for the top spot in the East....
| Apr 7, 2011
| 3:22 PM
The Washington Capitals and 1st Mariner Arena announced today that they will make a "special" announcement Monday afternoon at the arena. Baltimore city officials and Capitals GM George McPhee will be in attendance, so expect a pretty significant...