| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:35 PM
People use wireless technology to communicate, game and entertain. USC's Center for Body Computing asks why not use that same tech to get fit or manage a health condition? At the center's annual conference, innovators presented ways in which health...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:36 AM
Editor's note: I wrote about Melo Trimble, Jared Nickens and Chinanu Onuaku at the Reebok Breakout Classic in Terps Trio. Check out that blog post here.
** Terps shooting guard commitment Dion Wiley scored 14 points on 5-for-10 shooting Thursday in Team...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Does Stefon Diggs have a legitimate chance to win either the Maxwell Award or the Paul Hornung Award?...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:51 PM
By one measure, Costa Mesa police Sgt. Bryan Wadkins is the world's 10th fittest man in his age group.
Compared with 5,000 athletes between the ages of 40 and 44, he ranks No. 10 when judged by metrics established by the CrossFit program, an elite...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
This weekend, at the StubHub Center in Carson, hundreds of athletes are trying to become "Fittest on Earth" — a lofty title for the best competitor at CrossFit, a workout craze and lifestyle that's swept the country.
CrossFit, founded in 2000,...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Costa Mesa Police Sgt. Bryan Wadkins is retaining his title as one of the top 10 fittest men worldwide, as measured by the CrossFit workout program.
During the 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games in Carson, Wadkins finished seventh in the Masters category for...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Altamonte Crossfit’s Mattie Rogers, 17, of Apopka, Fla. was crowned Varsity Gauntlet Champion after winning first place the women’s varsity division of CrossFit Kids Teen Gauntlet held in Carson, CA in conjunction with the Reebok CrossFit...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:03 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Isaiah Thomas felt discouraged during the opening weeks of the 2011-12 NBA season. He was a rookie, and he was struggling to earn playing time with the Sacramento Kings. Doubt crept into his mind.
Thomas needed advice and a...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:29 PM
"Downton Abbey" won't be back until Jan. 5, but PBS is teasing us in December with "Return to Downton Abbey," a special about the first three seasons airing Dec. 1.
A few new series and miniseries will premiere this December among all the holiday...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Can your footwear speed you up? We gave four new running shoes, each touting an impressive design technology, to four college runners. One shoe was super-flexible, one super-bouncy, another super-flat and another super-light. The verdict: Set your...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Charlie White and Meryl Davis, who won an Olympic gold medal in Sochi, Russia, for ice dancing, will be contestants on the upcoming season of "Dancing With the Stars," which starts March 17 on ABC. But they'll be competing against each other, not as...