Los Angeles Clippers rookie center Diamond Stone scored three points and committed a maximum 10 personal fouls in 17 minutes in the Clippers' 81-72 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday in the Orlando Pro Summer League.
Their reactions — a few minutes and several hundred miles apart — were seemingly reflective of the expectations former Maryland players Diamond Stone and Jake Layman had going into the 2016 NBA draft and what eventually transpired Thursday night.
Black and copper colored jewelry beads lay around a puddle of blood in a Northwest Baltimore alley, where police said a transgender woman was brutally killed early Wednesday in a crime that bore similarities to the murder of another transgender woman last month.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder told the youngest members of Morgan State's 2014 graduating class that due to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling 60 years ago that outlawed racially segregated public schools "your generation will never know a world in which 'separate but equal' was the law of the land."
The Baltimore-based NAACP will lay off 7 percent of its national staff as it continues to search for a permanent leader, a decision the civil rights organization says is necessary because of financial concerns.
Late in Quentin Tarantino's 1994 film "Pulp Fiction," Marsellus Wallace — a criminal boss played by Ving Rhames — banishes prizefighter Butch Coolidge (Bruce Willis) from Southern California, telling him "You lost all your L.A. privileges."