| Nov 23, 2014
| 11:01 PM
Despite denying it, Kobe Bryant considers it highly important to pass Michael Jordan's career scoring mark. So says one of Bryant's closest ex-teammates.
Bryant is only 218 points from passing Jordan for third on the NBA all-time list after scoring 27...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:04 AM
The Lakers improved over Week 4, splitting half of their four games, including two on the road.
By the end of Week 3, the Lakers had fallen to 1-9, with a 136-115 loss to the Golden State Warriors that led Kobe Bryant to wonder, "Maybe I'm being too...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Bianchi sale del coma, sigue crítico y es trasladado a Niza
París, 19 nov (EFE).- El piloto francés Jules Bianchi, que sufrió un grave accidente durante el pasado Gran Premio de Japón, salió del coma en el que se encontraba, aunque su estado sigue...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:09 AM
The Society of Midland Authors is accepting nominations for its annual literary awards. The awards will recognize the best books written by Midwestern authors that were published in 2014. Each winner will receive $500 and a recognition award. For details,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Despite what you think you're reading, I'm not writing a column today. But you don't have to worry about me. I'll still get paid just as surely as advertisers and subscribers had to pony up in expectation that I would, that something would fill this...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:25 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- For each inductee he introduced Friday night, emcee Chick Hernandez ran through a list of that person's accomplishments at the University of Maryland.
For most who were announced, the 400 people gathered at tables in the Heise Room at...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Mark Turgeon's two distinct memories of Len Bias have lasted three decades.
The first occurred when Turgeon was a sophomore point guard at Kansas, sharing the same court at the Greak Alaskan Shootout with a junior rising star from...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:04 AM
AURORA, Ill. — Like steel emerging from the mill, Ryan Boatright had always come through the fire.
Even as a kid, he had carried hopes and dreams — his own, others. He had carried burdens and expectations — his own, others. He had...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:00 AM
If Len Bias could attend his own Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, he'd do so as a 50-year-old man.
That's a heck of a thing to wrap your head around if, like me, you grew up as an obsessed ACC basketball fan in the 1980s. Lenny has lived as an idea...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:33 AM
For three seasons there was no bigger rivalry in the Eastern Conference, no matchup more compelling.
Even last season, when the latest chapter again came to a disheartening close for his team, Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel was focused on writing...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 6:27 AM
The Lakers finished Week 2 with their first win of the season, defeating the Charlotte Hornets at Staples Center on Sunday, 107-92.
After the Lakers lost to the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday, 112-106, L.A.'s 0-5 record prompted TNT analyst Charles Barkley...