| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:50 PM
For years, Sam Cassell would ask his son one question after the youngster finished playing basketball.
“I’d say, ‘Did you have fun?’,” the older Cassell recalled.
That changed as the namesake of the longtime NBA player...
| 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...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Before the Capital Classic's fourth and final all-star game tipped Saturday night, before the bands of fans hoping to catch a glimpse of Maryland's future crossed state lines to the high school best known for its “Remember the Titans” lineage,...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 10:43 AM
Baltimore native Sam Cassell Jr. discusses his commitment to Maryland with Capitol Hoops after the Capital Classic on Saturday in Alexandria, Va.
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Five of Maryland's six 2012 basketball commitments led the U.S. All-Stars to a 105-93 win over the Capital All-Stars on Saturday night at the Capital Classic in Alexandria, Va.
Center Shaquille Cleare led the future Terps with 14 points, while combo...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Two days after announcing his (re)commitment to Maryland, Sam Cassell Jr. made it official with the Terps.
On Monday night, Cassell signed his letter of intent to attend Maryland, the school announced. The three-star prospect previously said he would...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 5:37 AM
Let's make this perfectly clear about Maryland's incoming class of basketball recruits: they are not the Fab Five and probably not anything close collectively to what Kentucky, the Terps' opening-game opponent for the 2012-13 season, will put on the...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Maybe I should have waited until this morning to ask for your favorite Orioles-Yankees memory. Derek Jeter makes a high throw to first base, and the flood gates open. Mike Mussina should have been out of the first inning with......
| Jul 13, 2008
One of the oldest neighborhood axioms around is that you never forget where you came from. Carmelo Anthony is living proof of that.
The Baltimore native, in town to promote his annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament, showed up at the Cloverdale Park...
| Apr 24, 2008
Longtime followers of Dunbar boys basketball still carry the memories of some of the storied program's greatest moments.
There was the 1982-83 team that won a mythical national championship and is one of the best high school teams to play in Baltimore,...
| Jul 2, 2006
Sam Cassell stretched out his hands, the ones that held the imaginary torch."It's passed," Cassell said with the smile that still can't be mistaken for any other. "Here it is, 'Melo, here it is."
Carmelo Anthony wasn't standing right there to...
| May 12, 2005
OFFICIALLY, THE gathering in a vacant lot behind Johns Hopkins Hospital yesterday afternoon was the kickoff of a state-run anti-violence project.
Unofficially, it was a 'Melo welcome-home block party.
The fact that it functioned as both is precisely why...