10:46 AM EDT, Thu October 27, 2016

Inside the CBA: Sluggish World Series game a reminder that pace-of-play needs to remain priority

There’s nothing like a four-hour, four-minute game to take the air out of one of the most intriguing World Series matchups in recent memory, but that’s exactly what happened in Game 2 of the Fall Classic on Wednesday night in Cleveland. The Cubs’ 5-1 victory over the Indians began with a spark...
Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon signs a four-year contract extension

Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon signs a four-year contract extension

Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon signed a four-year contract extension through the 2022-23 season, the school announced on Thursday morning. The new deal represents a long-term commitment to Turgeon, who initially had signed an eight-year deal when he took over as coach for Gary Williams back in 2011. The four-year extension would bump Turgeon’s annual salary to […]
Baltimore Sun 46 mins ago

Maryland extends Mark Turgeon's contract through 2022-23 season

After taking the Maryland men’s basketball team to back-to-back NCAA tournaments, including the first trip to the Sweet 16 since 2003 last season, Mark Turgeon has been awarded with a four-year contract extension through the 2022-23 season. The 51-year-old Turgeon, wgoing into his sixth season...
MASN Sports 2 hours ago

Trading All-Star Orioles right now is not the best move - Steve Melewski

Explaining why trading a couple All-Star Orioles right now is not the best move
Baltimore Sun 3 hours ago

Ravens' news, notes and opinions, including thoughts on the trade deadline

The trade deadline will come and go on Nov. 1, and there will be plenty of rumors until then about potential moves. Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome has probably had some conversations already and he'll continue to have more leading into the deadline.

Looking back at Britton and wondering about his future - School of Roch

In case you missed it, Orioles left-hander Zach Britton was named to the Sporting News American League All-Star team. I saw the tweet after returning home from a mini-vacation in Mexico, where the top closers usually include tequila. The team was selected by a panel of 29 American League executives...
CSN Washington 6 hours ago

Need to Know: Around Redskins Park—Will Reed and Norman make the trip?

Need to Know: The Redskins have today to decide what to do with two injured starters before they leave for London.
CSN Washington 13 hours ago

Morning tip: Breaking down how bigs now tasked with being 'playmakers' for Wizards' defense

The process of how the Wizards defend has been simplified by Scott Broks, who believes he has eliminated the confusion that plagued this team a year ago.
CSN Washington 14 hours ago

Chick Hernandez quizzes Redskins on English culture

The Redskins test out their knowledge of English phrases and culture before they leave for London Thursday night.
Baltimore Sun 16 hours ago

Ravens' revolving O-line has been the root of the offense's issues

The Ravens' troubles on offense are many, and the potential remedies are varied. As far as quarterback Joe Flacco is concerned, a healthy and effective offensive line is one of the highest priorities."Building a good team always starts up front," he said Wednesday. "It starts with those guys. We're...
Baltimore Sun 16 hours ago

Big-name basketball coaches talk area guards, baseball playoffs at Ripken fundraiser

Jay Wright is a Churchville, Pa., native, a Bucknell graduate and the longtime men's basketball coach at Villanova, a school in the Philadelphia suburbs with as much pride in its lineage of Philly guards as the city has in its cheese steaks. And yet, he conceded Wednesday, to cross the Mason-Dixon...
Baltimore Sun 17 hours ago

Ravens' Kenneth Dixon getting more practice opportunities with Terrance West ailing

With starting running back Terrance West missing practice this week because of an ankle injury, rookie fourth-round draft pick Kenneth Dixon got more opportunities and coach John Harbaugh liked what he saw.
Maryland football could unleash more trick plays against Indiana

Maryland football could unleash more trick plays against Indiana

Maryland offensive coordinator Walt Bell has stockpiled ideas for trick plays for much of the past decade, stealing whatever intellectual property he could from the countless mentors who had taught him how to use deception on the football field. “I’m a good thief. I’ll put it that way,” Bell said with a laugh on Wednesday, […]
Washington Post 18 hours ago
Entering MLS playoffs, D.C. United in belief: It’s all coming together

Entering MLS playoffs, D.C. United in belief: It’s all coming together

Ben Olsen has had a place in the D.C. United organization for 18 years, either as a hard-charging midfielder, an injury-stricken observer, an assistant coach or, for the past six seasons, the head coach. He has enjoyed many fine days and raised a few trophies. Thursday’s first-round playoff match against the Montreal Impact at RFK […]
CSN Washington 18 hours ago

Jay Gruden on why Andy Dalton is farther along than Kirk Cousins

Having coached Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton as Cincinnatis offensive coordinator, Redskins coach Jay Gruden compares his progress to Kirk Cousins.