| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:57 AM
When the Ravens won the Super Bowl in 2001 and Ray Lewis, as MVP, got a new SUV, he didn't want just a plain, ordinary one. He wanted icing on that cake.
So Lewis took his prize to the Belair Road body shop that has become the go-to place for...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Many English words derive from Latin. Others from Spanish, American Indian, Norwegian. You name a country, an English word probably came from there. But in the grand history of William Shakespeare, some words are invented by brilliant minds. Derrick E....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can't bring you into the Terps' locker room after games -- reporters haven't been allowed in there since the last couple of years under...
| May 25, 2012
| 9:18 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 basketball and football.
As Maryland's nonconference basketball schedule comes together, are there enough...
| May 29, 2012
| 8:13 AM
Sam Cassell Jr. was just 9 years old in the spring of 2002, but one particular memory from that time still resonates in his mind.
“When [Maryland] won the national championship, the city of Baltimore was crazy,” Cassell recalled. “I...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Here's Henry Sims, sweating under the Georgetown logo at the Verizon Center. Sims, slapping high fives with Wizards assistant coach Sam Cassell after his workout for Washington. Sims, talking about the 16 or so teams he is working out for. Saying he...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 5:56 AM
Stefon Diggs' commitment to Maryland on Friday night gave the Terps their first five-star recruit since Hargrave (Va.) Military Academy offensive tackle Bruce Campbell signed with UM in 2007.
The Good Counsel wide receiver's pledge also vaulted the...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 7:45 PM
After two years in Massachusetts, Sam Cassell Jr. is coming home for college.
Cassell, a Baltimore native and former St. Frances combo guard, committed to Maryland on Sunday. Cassell picked the Terps over Connecticut, Dayton, Florida State, Villanova,...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 9:39 AM
One year ago Sam Cassell Jr. was a "rotation guy" at Notre Dame Prep with mid-major offers and high-major interest. On Sunday, the former St. Frances guard committed to Maryland over offers from Connecticut, Florida State and several others.
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:47 AM
A week after committing to Maryland, Sam Cassell Jr.'s pledge to the Terps is in doubt.
On Sunday, South Florida's 247Sports site tweeted that Cassell said he is not committed to Maryland. ESPN.com also reported Monday that Cassell had withdrawn his...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 9:51 AM
Organizers of the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame are looking for ways to rejuvenate a proud institution that has been around since 1956.
They're hoping this helps: one of the Hall's most star-studded classes will be inducted at an upcoming ceremony...
| Mar 29, 2011
March 19, 2011
While Lorenzo Simpson's classmates at City Springs Elementary/Middle were taking the Maryland School Assessments this month, the fifth-grader was 1,000 miles away facing his own series of tests - in the boxing ring.
With the memory of...