| Oct 2, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Is Laurel at the center of the Major League Baseball universe? That may be a stretch, but then again it was also far-fetched at the beginning of the season that the Baltimore Orioles would have a winning record, let alone make the playoffs for the first...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 12:06 PM
The recruiting battle for the Harrison twins that ended with Maryland losing out to Kentucky made me think about Lefty Driesell and some of the tales he has told over the years about going after the likes of Tom McMillen, Moses Malone and Albert King....
| Apr 18, 2012
| 11:09 AM
It's April, and baseball is the topic of the day! At the Aberdeen Room, memories of great past baseball events are always welcome.
Talk about memories! We all recallCal Ripken Jr.back in 1995. Cal's "Streak" was top news.
We got a letter from Bettie...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Though he’s long since moved away, award-winning sports writer and Baltimore native Frank Deford feels the same way about the Orioles and owner Peter Angelos as someone who never left.
“He was great at asbestos,” Deford, a Gilman...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Award-winning sportswriter and author Frank Deford was in the area on Wednesday, April 18, for an hour-long question and answer session with interested students at Garrison Forest School in Owings Mills.
"I thought it was really interesting," Alex...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:48 AM
The speculation and apocrypha surrounding "cover curses" in sports go back at least as far as the "Sports Illustrated cover jinx." In the age of video games, the "Madden Curse" has taken up the mantle as the most hotly-debated superstition in sports...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Each day this week leading up to Thursday’s NFL draft, we will highlight one prospect whom the Ravens could draft with the 29th overall pick. Today’s player is Alabama inside linebacker Dont’a Hightower, one of four Crimson Tide...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:36 PM
If Ray Lewis is looking for a high-paying, high-visibility job after he leaves the Baltimore Ravens, he's not going to have much trouble getting a shot at one in sports television.
That's the assessment of media analysts and TV executives responsible for...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 11:36 AM
A lot happened 40 years ago. Our papers, the Columbia Flier and Howard County Times, just wrote about Tropical Storm Agnes and the devastating effect it had on Howard County when it hit June 21-22, 1972.
June 23, a day later that same year, another storm...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:00 AM
In advance of the first round of the 2012 NFL draft, Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston gives his take on six college prospects who are linked to the Ravens in the latest mock drafts from prominent national analysts.
--- Peter Schrager, FOXSports.com:...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Update, Jan. 3: Ray Lewis close to signing deal with ESPN, report says
If Ray Lewis is looking for a high-paying, high-visibility job after he leaves the Baltimore Ravens, he's not going to have much trouble getting a shot at one in sports television....
| Apr 28, 2012
| 8:59 AM
A quick look at what national media outlets are saying about the Ravens' draft picks from Friday night.
Nate Davis of USA Today's In The Huddle blog says the pick of Courtney Upshaw makes sense, but he doesn't think third-round pick Bernard Piecer...