| May 13, 2014
WASHINGTON — The offense was dragging and desperately in need of some direction when coach Randy Wittman called on his most tested veterans to serve up a lesson in ball movement, hustle and huge shots. With Andre Miller putting on a point guard...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Wisely revisiting the past, the ACC is moving its storied basketball tournament championship game from Sunday afternoon to Saturday night.
The announcement came Tuesday during the league’s annual spring meetings in Amelia Island, Fla.
As was the...
| Apr 25, 2014
WASHINGTON — Nene grinned, grabbed the bottom of the net and gleefully swung side to side while waiting for his turn during a post-practice mid-range shooting competition on Thursday with teammate Trevor Booker. Every time Booker made a shot, he...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:03 PM
WASHINGTON — The Orlando Magic didn't want to start their road trip like this.
Carved up by John Wall. Lit up by Trevor Ariza. And Nik Vucevic banged up.
On a night rookie Victor Oladipo played his first NBA game in his home area, the Magic...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Rap superstars have been busy making announcements lately (Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" album announcement commercial during last night's NBA Finals and Kanye West's "Yeezus" album release come to mind).
Toronto's Drake joined the headline-...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Erik Etherly knows he probably won't get an opportunity like this again. Most analysts have him going undrafted in next week's NBA draft.
So when the former Loyola forward worked out in front of Randy Wittman and the Washington Wizards coaching staff...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Italian luxury brand Dolce & Gabbana has created exclusive outfits for Bruno Mars' upcoming world tour that begins in Washington, D.C., the company recently announced.
According to the announcement, the singer will be wearing a series of black Dolce &...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:30 AM
At first, it sounds as if the band is just tuning up. Mick Jagger honks out a call on his harmonica. Guitarist Mick Taylor responds with a blues run. Ron Wood twiddles between a couple of notes.
Then Keith Richards lands the haymaker opening chords to...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:53 AM
As a child of New York City during the 1960s, Jim Larranaga gazed south and thought ACC basketball the nation’s best. As a Virginia assistant coach during the 1980s, he saw the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Len Bias, Hawkeye Whitney and...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 8:41 AM
If you're inviting company over for the premiere of the HBO Beyonce documentary on Saturday night -- isn't everybody? -- here's a sandwich for you to make your guests, courtesy of Hooplaha.com - Life With a Smile.
You can find the recipe and photos...