Featured, Schools

Juan Dixon to Take Over as Head Coach of Coppin State Basketball Program

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 24, 2017 11:00am

Juan Dixon playing for the Washington Wizards during his final season in 2009. Photo via Keith Allison/Wikimedia Commons.

Terps great Juan Dixon is reportedly returning to Baltimore to coach at Coppin State University.

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Links

Tuesday Morning Headlines: Can Owings Mills Achieve Glory Through More Development?; After Fire, Lanvale Towers Temporarily Condemned; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 7:24am

Oral History: The Wire’s East-West Showdown – Sports Illustrated

Living on the Edge – Baltimore Magazine

Lanvale Towers temporarily condemned after two-alarm fire – Baltimore Sun

Sen. Ben Cardin pledges to fight for Chesapeake Bay funding – ABC2

Brendan Foster Fieldhouse, City Paper photographer and documenter of Baltimore’s punk and metal scenes, has died – City Paper

Culture, Lifeline

Carmelo Anthony is Bringing an International Basketball Tournament to Baltimore

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 31, 2017 11:35am

Photo via Keith Allison/Wikimedia Commons

Carmelo Anthony, arguably the most famous Baltimore-born basketball player on Earth, is bringing a cash-prize basketball competition back home.

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Schools

Both Maryland Schools Make Early Exits from Men’s March Madness

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 17, 2017 11:32am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Neither the Terps nor Mount St. Mary’s will be making any runs in this year’s NCAA Tournament.

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Culture, Schools

Maryland’s No. 6 NCAA Tournament Seed is Awfully High, Analysts Say

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 13, 2017 1:15pm

Photo via University of Maryland

Yesterday was a long day for the University of Maryland men’s basketball team, but when Selection Sunday was all said and done, the Terps had snagged a surprising no. 6 seed for their March Madness matchup against Xavier University.

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Links

Monday Morning Headlines: Heavy Snow Expected Monday and Tuesday; Perry Hall Takes Home State Basketball Championship; and More

0 Written by: | Monday, Mar 13, 2017 7:23am

Perry Hall wins first boys basketball state title in program history – ABC2

Study: Campaign Leads To Drop In Soda Sales In Howard County – WBAL

New Baltimore wellness center works to reduce stigma of mental illness – Baltimore Sun

Winter strikes back: Nor’easter expected to unleash heavy snow – WTOP

Police investigating human trafficking in disappearance of Western High 10th grader – Fox45

Money & Power, Schools

City Settles With Youth Basketball Ref Who Was Attacked by Coach, Fans

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 3:15pm

A youth basketball ref is set to be paid a settlement from the city after getting seriously hurt at a game. A coach and spectators were responsible for the injuries. Read More →

Money & Power

UMD Basketball Coach Inks Lucrative Contract Extension

0 Written by: | Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 2:55pm

Courtesy UMD Athletics

Courtesy UMD Athletics

Mark Turgeon’s strong run so far as head coach for the University of Maryland men’s basketball program has rewarded him with a four-year contract extension that includes a raise beginning with this season.

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Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Sponsored Post

Click. Play. Social. The Easiest Way to Have Fun this Spring

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Mar 09, 2016 12:00pm

 

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Want to have some fun this spring? Maybe get back into shape while you’re at it? Maybe even meet some new people? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then you should consider joining a social sports league. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Obama’s Niece Threatened at Maryland Basketball Game

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 9:38am

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Leslie Robinson is a 6-foot freshman at Princeton and a forward on that school’s basketball team. She also happens to be the daughter of Michelle Obama’s brother, making her the president’s niece. Read More →

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