| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:45 AM
Maryland’s emergence as one of the nation’s top college basketball teams amid an unexpectedly-quick turnaround has landed a few players on NBA mock draft boards.
The biggest jump has been made by junior forward Jake Layman, who went from...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:36 AM
Last-second victories have been rare in Mark Turgeon's four seasons at Maryland.
None of them have gone as Turgeon drew up in the huddle.
There was Alex Len's tip-in to beat North Carolina State two years ago. That came on a poorly conceived...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 2:59 PM
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Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon's prized jewel, Diamond Stone, has been noticeably quiet this...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Nick Young doesn't know where he stands with the NBA. He's probably suspended for a game even though nothing was announced Saturday.
He definitely knows where he stands with his coach.
"Yeah, I talked to him," Byron Scott said.
How did that go?...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 11:41 PM
Blake Griffin dunked, and Dr. J clapped in admiration.
Griffin made a sweeping drive while being fouled, and Staples Center roared.
Griffin connected on a step-back three-pointer as time expired, and his teammates mobbed him on the court.
| Nov 15, 2014
| 10:47 PM
After taking four days off to collect themselves after a difficult loss to San Antonio, Chris Paul made sure the Clippers played better basketball.
Paul took over the game in the third quarter and then saved the Clippers from imploding in the fourth,...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:47 PM
BOSTON -- The Phoenix Suns blew double-digit leads in both halves but still pulled out a 118-114 victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday night.
The Suns (6-5 after ending a two-game losing streak) led by 13 points in the first half, lost the lead and...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Damonte Dodd knows exactly what his role is going to be for the Maryland men’s basketball team this season.
“Just blocking shots and rebounding,” the 6-foot-11 sophomore center from Centreville (Queen Anne’s County) said...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 1:15 PM
If the first three games of his college career have been akin to an early semester quiz in his all-day English class, then the next two will be the first big test for Maryland freshman Michal Cekovsky.
It will be the same for some of Cekovsky's...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:08 PM
Maryland assistant men’s basketball coach Dustin Clark has grown close to freshman center Michal Cekovsky since he started recruiting the 7-footer from Slovakia at the Canarias Basketball Academy in the Canary Islands last winter.
So it was only...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:10 PM
The calendar showed it to be late October, which was confusing, mainly because it felt like last February or March.
You've probably heard this one before, but the depleted Lakers ran into a young, fast team and got crushed.
The opponent Wednesday...