The first-place Bullets set a club record (39 wins) in a 132-122 NBA victory over the Chicago Bulls at the Civic Center. Guard Kevin Loughery scores 35 points for Baltimore, which still has 28 games to play.
NBA players, coaches, entertainers and politicians took to social media and other avenues to express their shock and sadness over the helicopter crash that took the life of former basketball great Kobe Bryant.
The rookie guard and former Villanova standout was thrilled for the opportunity to practice at his alma mater’s The Smith Center before the Go-Go hopped onto a flight from BWI Marshall Airport to Las Vegas.
Fifty years ago, the city’s three major league teams — the Colts, Bullets and Orioles — all strode into the post-season with title aspirations. Yet that trio, favorites all, fell flat on their collective keisters to teams from — dare we say it? — New York.
Carmelo Anthony played in his first NBA game in over a year Tuesday night after signing with the Trail Blazers as a free agent. Here’s what experts and analysts around the country had to say about his performance.
LeBron James believes Rockets GM Daryl Morey “was either misinformed or not really educated on the situation” and the potential consequences when he tweeted in support of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.