| Dec 8, 2009
It's hard to tell whether the "whew" Mike London exhaled into the microphone at the outset of his introductory press conference Monday at Virginia was meant to be a sigh of relief after a head-spinning 48 hours or a realization of what he has just taken...
| Dec 5, 2009
Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden will likely miss the season after fracturing his left patella during a game against Houston on Saturday night.
Oden will undergo surgery, the Trail Blazers said.
The 7-foot center dropped to the floor clutching...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 10:41 AM
Speaking in front of a wall of microphones and a crowd full of raucous well wishers at the Hampton Roads Boys & Girls Club on Thursday afternoon, Michael Vick was truly standing on his own hallowed ground.
It was where the dream began for Vick, a dream...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 11:42 AM
Shining moments have been frequent for Warwick High quarterback Michael Vick, whose high school career ends tonight.
None was brighter than his Sept. 12 performance this season against nationally ranked Hampton.
A crowd of 8,000-plus swarmed Todd...
| Oct 27, 2009
Reserve Travis Outlaw scored 23 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Houston Rockets 96-87 in the season opener Tuesday night.
Brandon Roy added 20 points and five assists for the Blazers. Portland hit 20 of 22 free throws and outrebounded...
| Sep 18, 2009
— Back in his high school days, Marcellus Harris III was a receiver for Ferguson who played in a passing offense with Aaron Brooks and Michael Vick. In college, he caught passes from David Garrard at East Carolina.
That's three quarterbacks who...
| Aug 30, 2009
Nov. 3, 1984 — Virginia 27, West Virginia 7. En route to their first bowl bid, the Cavaliers earned their first national ranking in 32 years by manhandling the No. 12 Mountaineers in Morgantown. West Virginia had just defeated Boston College (...
| Jun 25, 2009
The newsprint isn't dry yet and I can already hear the more cautious Laker fans among you. You know, the traditionalists.
Ron Artest? THE Ron Artest? Has Jerry Buss lost his everlovin' mind?
Let me answer for the good doctor: No, he hasn't. But maybe...
| May 24, 2009
| 10:07 PM
To register for Aaron Brooks's Drills and Skills Basketball Camp at Franklin H.S. from June 22-26, head to your local Boys and Girls Club or visit his website at thirty2zero.com.
| May 17, 2009
| 8:58 PM
The Los Angeles Lakers were too much for Franklin High Alumni Aaron Brooks and the Houston Rockets. Two days after being blindsided in Texas, the Los Angeles Lakers returned the favor.
Kobe Bryant needed only three quarters to score 26 points and the...
| May 17, 2009
Lakers fans can rest easy, at least for today.
The Lakers will continue their march toward an NBA championship, their Western Conference semifinals series against a tougher-than-expected Houston Rockets team that pushed L.A. to seven games now over.