| Jul 9, 2014
WASHINGTON — All Otto Porter Jr. and Glen Rice Jr. could do last season was sit, watch and wait. They wanted to play, thought they should have played, but understood that there was little time for rookies to find their way on a Washington Wizards...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Welcome to the bizarre world of the NBA, where a team can lose a game but potentially benefit in the long run because of that loss.
On Friday night, the Orlando Magic lost on the court but may have won off the court — all at the same time....
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Almost everyone gets to see the crazy step-back three-pointers and wild flip-ins that make Kevin Durant so great, his top plays consuming hours of air time on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV, etc.
Considerably fewer have been privy to the madness that is Byron...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:12 PM
Kevin Ware is already up and walking, and he has a nice souvenir to keep him company until he's cleared to return to Louisville.
Cardinals Coach Rick Pitino brought the Midwest Regional championship trophy when he visited Ware, who remains...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Jeff Barker, editor Matt Bracken, and Sun intern/Diamondback co-sports editor Josh Vitale weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What will the environment be like at Friday night’s...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Alex Len had been mentioned as a possible No. 1 overall selection for the Cleveland Cavaliers by a number of websites going into Thursday's NBA draft, and even more prominently to the Charlotte Bobcats at No. 4.
If those picks turned ultimately out to be...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The shock and the disappointment were still too fresh for UConn to feel the pride. That will come.
But one more big upset, one more coup to show the country, perhaps once and for all, what they were all about, was in their grasp. It got away and, for...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Duke’s NCAA tournament Friday against Albany returns Blue Devils associate head coach Chris Collins to his boyhood home.
Collins’ father, Doug, coaches the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and played for the team from 1973-81. Chris was born...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:26 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The future of the Sacramento Kings is settled.
After a long and often painful process, it was determined months ago that the Kings will remain in California's capital city instead of relocating somewhere else.