| Jul 27, 2012
| 6:42 PM
With Shakespearean flourishes and pogoing punk rockers, and featuring the actor who plays James Bond on service to his actual majesty, Queen Elizabeth, the United Kingdom opened the Olympic Games on Friday night in a hip and humorous fashion.
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:35 PM
M&T Bank Stadium has been transformed again this week, to accommodate another kind of football team and fan.
While the Ravens are getting ready for their season in relative seclusion in Owings Mills, two English Premier League soccer teams will be taking...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 7:28 PM
I was supposed to review NBC's telecast of the Super Bowl itself. You know, what kind of job did Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth and Bob Costas do? And I will deliver a short, fast version of that.
But you cannot review the Super Bowl without talking...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:30 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:
| Sep 22, 2011
| 8:40 PM
David Stern, NBA
Still The Man, though the NBA has hit some potholes. Stern imposed the lockout to overhaul an economic system he says led 23 of 30 teams to lose money. Barring a quick agreement, the opening of training camps in early October will be...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Forbes released its list of the world’s highest-paid athletes on Monday, and one of the biggest names on the Ravens defense is ranked 12th on the list. I’ll give you a hint: It is not Ray Lewis, Terrell Suggs or Ed Reed.
| Jun 28, 2012
| 9:50 AM
David Beckham, 37, has played in more matches than almost any other English soccer player, but he won’t get a chance to add to his 115 caps this summer in London.
The LA Galaxy midfielder announced Wednesday that he has been left off Great Britain&...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:47 PM
CNN suspended political analyst Roland Martin Wednesday over tweets he sent during the Super Bowl. The messages were seen by some as homophobic and advocating violence against members of the LGBT community.
They were sent in response to an ad featuring...
| Nov 16, 2009
| 2:36 PM
| Dec 28, 2007
Rangers score 30Perhaps the Orioles should not have gotten out of bed Aug. 22.
The day bloomed promisingly enough with the announcement of Dave Trembley's permanent hiring as manager and the struggling Texas Rangers in town for a doubleheader. The...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Soccer star David Beckham's trouble finding a home for a 20,000-seat stadium in downtown Miami has him looking north, Broward County officials say.
Broward Mayor Barbara Sharief says she's asked all 31 cities to come forward with a list of possible...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 8:01 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - England captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international soccer, the Football Association said on Monday.
The Liverpool midfielder won 114 caps for his country after making his debut in a 2-0 win over Ukraine at...