| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Blame it all on the "Big Fundamental".
The NBA announced early Wednesday that the ballot for the All-Star game will be changed to vote for two guards and three frouncourt players, essentially representing the two forward and center positions.
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:18 PM
Al Horford scored a team-high 16 points and Jeff Teague poured in 15 to lead the Atlanta Hawks to an 89-86 win over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday.
The Hawks trailed 83-69 with 6:34 to play, but used an 18-0 run to pull ahead 87-83 with 32.7 seconds...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:05 AM
He’s won a national championship and been to consecutive Final Fours at Kentucky, but coach John Calipari has also shown his creativity in a variety of other ways.
He had a telethon to raise money for Haiti after a hurricane devastated the island....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland finalized the elimination of seven athletic teams, but managed to preserve men’s outdoor...
| Jan 18, 2012
Todd M. Adams
Recently, USA Basketball took a different approach to choosing its roster, giving more thought to building a cohesive team.
That is why the biggest name left off the team is bound to come from the NBA's...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 5:01 PM
NEW YORK — The NBA and its commissioner, David Stern, are emerging from a tumultuous time. A bitter labor dispute cost the league almost its entire preseason and 16 regular-season games, but it resulted in a new collective bargaining agreement.
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:08 PM
The Dwight Howard stay-or-go saga continues to drag on and on and on.
At this point, the only certainty in this soap opera is that it will feature more uncertainty. Each day seemingly presents one more juicy rumor.
Are you confused about what might...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 8:17 PM
The Atlanta Hawks have changed since they ousted the Orlando Magic from the 2011 playoffs.
But the result remains the same.
In the teams’ first meeting since April, the Magic forced overtime with a late comeback but were undone by turnovers and...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The sprint to the NBA playoffs is over and the postseason lineup is one of the most intriguing ever.
LeBron James vs. Carmelo Anthony, the young and confident Oklahoma City Thunder looking for an early knockout against the defending champion Dallas...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:31 PM
The momentum the Orlando Magic built on their West Coast road trip evaporated Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Hawks brought the Magic back to earth by dominating most of the first quarter and by converting one turnover after another into easy points.
| May 12, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau probably will hammer his team for allowing 73 points. Heck, he’d hammer his players for allowing two.
But quick, someone tell the coach his Bulls played as brilliant a game as you could ask for in ending Atlanta’s...