| Jul 8, 2014
The Washington Wizards announced their roster and schedule for the Las Vegas Summer League. They will play in three preliminary-round games this week before competing in a tournament concluding with the July 21 championship game. Washington will play...
| Jul 7, 2014
Former Navy star Billy Hurley III, who had a two-shot lead after three rounds in the Greenbrier Classic, shot a 3-over-par 73 in the final round Sunday and fell to a seven-way tie for fourth at 9-under 271. Hurley took the lead in the second round and...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The tennis courts at The Suburban Club in Pikesville are typically empty during weekday afternoons, with many of the usual patrons busy at work until they can head to the country club for some exercise.
It was in this solitude, on a partly cloudy Monday...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Eleonore Evans certainly knows her way around a squash court. The McDonogh sophomore — one of only two girls on the Eagles' roster — is the newly minted Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association No. 1 position champion after ousting...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:08 PM
On the green clay tennis courts of Chartwell Country Club in Severna Park during a Wednesday afternoon in early August, Patrick Daciek is bursting with energy, ready for a challenge.
The Severna Park graduate is about to play in the quarterfinals of the...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:15 AM
GAITHERSBURG — It started 7,000 miles away, in China — that was the first time Crystal Wang held a table tennis racket.
"Her grandparents introduce her to this game," Crystal's father, Quandou Wang, said. Crystal was visiting them in the...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Before Wednesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Camden Yards, the Orioles were joined in the clubhouse by kids from the Maryland Table Tennis Center for an exhibition -- and then some competition.
Under the guidance of USA Table Tennis...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:33 PM
With the announcement he will be on a regional cover of Sports Illustrated this week, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis joined some elite company. Former Orioles including Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson and Cal Ripken Jr. have graced the cover of the...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
WJZ-TV, which angered many fans in May when it cut away from a dramatic 17th inning win by the Baltimore Orioles to go to "60 Minutes," found itself in the same kind of programming crunch Monday.
The CBS-owned station cut away from the men's finals of...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Derek Nie sat down in front of the camera at the Maryland Table Tennis Center in Gaithersburg and fielded the question from the television reporter.
"Will [making the Olympics] make all this hard work worthwhile?"
Derek, of North Potomac, paused and...
| May 24, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Harford Community College student Brandon Wolf was named the 2013 Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award winner by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. As a national award winner, Wolf has been invited to attend a special recognition ceremony...
| Oct 25, 2012
This is for all those people who are seriously ill and thinking they may never do what they love again.
I was like that in 2010, recovering from back-to-back breast cancer and heart surgeries and the aftermath. I thought tennis, which is my athletic...