| Mar 28, 2015
| 11:26 PM
Ever Banega scored on a deflected shot, Federico Mancuello added a late goal and Argentina beat El Salvador, 2-0, in a friendly Saturday at FedEx Field in Landover. Argentina played a lackluster game without star Lionel Messi, who stayed on the bench with...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 11:27 PM
A week of Lionel Messi mania might end in disappointment for more than 50,000 in Landover. With the Barcelona superstar feeling the effects of a foot injury suffered last weekend against Real Madrid, Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said Friday that he...
| Mar 22, 2015
By the Moon pulled away from six other 3-year-old fillies to win the $100,000 Caesar's Wish Stakes at Laurel Park by four lengths Saturday. Trained by Michelle Nevin and ridden by Victor Carrasco, By the Moon covered a muddy mile track in 1 minute, 38....
| Mar 18, 2015
Maryland men's basketball point guard Melo Trimble was one of five standouts named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Freshman All-America Team on Tuesday. Joining him were Arizona forward Stanley Johnson, Duke center Jahlil Okafor, Ohio State...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 9:11 AM
The Maryland Jockey Club has announced that about $7 million in improvements at Laurel Park, including new barns for 300 horses and installation of new flat-screen televisions, are expected to be completed within the next month.
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:04 AM
Laurel Park-based trainer King Leatherbury, who turns 82 this month, is one of 10 finalists for induction to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. It's Leatherbury's first appearance on the ballot. The class of 2015 will be announced April 20,...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 3:33 PM
After a difficult winter plagued by weather-induced cancellations at Laurel Park, Maryland racing officials are hoping track renovations will help spur interest in a spring schedule that will climax with the 140th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 9:45 PM
Taylor McCarley's jumper with four seconds left lifted visiting UMBC (12-18) to a 49-47 victory over Stony Brook (17-13) in an America East women's basketball quarterfinal Saturday night. The Seawolves, who trailed for most of the game, tied the score...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 1:26 AM
With a month to go until his six-month suspension for a second drunken driving arrest ends, Michael Phelps of Baltimore is getting in some racing, even if it's just an exhibition. Phelps swam the 100-yard butterfly in 44.91 seconds Friday before the...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 9:09 PM
Maryland's long-shot bid to tie for the Big Ten regular-season men's basketball championship and clinch the top seed in next week's conference tournament ended Thursday night when No. 6 Wisconsin earned a 76-63 victory at Minnesota.
The No. 10 Terps...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 10:29 PM
The Blast rallied from a 9-2 first-quarter deficit to defeat the host Harrisburg Heat, 24-13, on Friday night and improve its Major Arena Soccer League record to 17-2. The Blast, which got back into the game with six unanswered points in the second...