| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Aaron Clark needs the NBA lockout to end.
An usher at Orlando Magic home games, Clark had looked forward to Thursday night. Up to 18,000 fans were expected to fill Amway Center to watch the Magic host the Cleveland Cavaliers in a preseason exhibition,...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Dwight Howard has made it official: After he's done barnstorming in exhibitions across the globe, he'll host a benefit game between current and former Orlando Magic players on Nov. 13 at UCF Arena.
"Get them tickets early," Howard wrote on Twitter....
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:15 AM
Dan Rodricks took a final shot at the Grand Prix critics, and honestly I'd had enough ("Grand Prix gripers: Give a little credit where it's due," Sept. 8). Controversy, controversy, controversy. I fully understand that conflict sells, but it is...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 7:50 AM
It can’t be easy for an artist to perform at a sporting event. The audience is there to watch sports, not to sing along to a top 40 song. And it doesn’t help that the crowd often comes ready to boo — whether it’s directed at the...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:11 AM
Luke Clausen found a rare day in June when, on the fourth day of the FLW Tour bass fishing tournament on the Potomac River out of National Harbor, he brought in 19 pounds, 4 ounces of fish, two pounds more than any other professional fishermen had...
| Sep 16, 2011
FRIDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup: Geico 400, Practice || ESPN22 ||
|| Truck Series: Chicago, Qualifying || SPEED3:30 ||
|| N'wide: Dollar General 300, Practice || SPEED4:30 ||
|| Sprint Cup: Geico 400,...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The NBA’s labor dispute is hitting this region hard, just as many people predicted it would.
Game-night workers, businesses near Amway Center and local hoteliers are all are being hurt by the ongoing lockout, which is in its 145th day today.
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:11 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - The Washington Kastles rewrote sports history Saturday night by completing an unprecedented second consecutive undefeated World TeamTennis regular season with a 25-14 Overtime victory over the Springfield Lasers.
It was the 30th...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:02 PM
Kelvin Manrich, the last of 15 Baltimore police officers convicted of taking thousands of dollars in kickbacks from a Rosedale auto repair shop, was sentenced to 41 months in federal prison Friday, ending the prosecution phase of one of the worst scandals...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell announced Thursday that the GEICO insurance company will sponsor a "Safe Phone Zones" program at Virginia rest stops and a Pennsylvania-based caterer will take over vending concessions in a public/private partnership intended to...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Turns out you can find Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House after all.
The NBA legend has been spotted at his restaurant somewhat regularly since it opened in September 2011, including on Friday. Jordan was also there August 20 (he...