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Preakness parties gallop across state lines

May 16, 2012. Infield Insanity: Preakness debauchery through the years. Jerry Jackson 2 Comments Entertainment, Maryland, Sports, The Baltimore Sun alcohol, Baltimore, festival, horse racing, Infield, Maryland, music, party, For the second straight year, the nascent National Volleyball League...

Preakness parties gallop across state lines

By Mary Carole McCauley, The Baltimore Sun The Preakness is, let's face it, the dark horse on the nation's party-planning circuit. After all, the second leg of the Triple Crown is squeezed between its more challenging and prestigious cousins,...

Free, Browser-Based 'Wolfenstein 3D' Released by Bethesda

In honor of Wolfenstein 3D's 20th anniversary, the game will be released for free to play in browser today. To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Wolfenstein 3D, here's a dirty dozen of the most memorable WWII shooters ever. by...

Free, Browser-Based 'Wolfenstein 3D' Released by Bethesda

I wasn't allowed to play Wolf 3D as a kid; I distinctly remember being scolded for doing so. When I found the illicit diskette years later in high school, however, I burned through that sucker like nothing. Now you...

Celtics stand pat at NBA trading deadline

The acquisition of Leandro Barbosa from the Toronto Raptors gives the Indiana Pacers an added scoring option off the bench, something the team has needed desperately at various times throughout the season thus far. By Matt Moore | Senior...

Sources: Lakers trade Derek Fisher

The Los Angeles Lakers have shipped out veteran point guard Derek Fisher to the Houston Rockets along with first-round pick–via Dallas for power forward Jordan Hill. In a separate deal, the Lakers have acquired point SB Nation is a...

Dwight Howard won't concede option

Tony Parker scored 16 of his game-high 31 points in the fourth quarter to lead the host San Antonio Spurs to a 122-111 victory against the Orlando Magic on Wednesday in what might be Dwight Howard's final game in...

NBA trade rumors: Magic keep Dwight Howard situation scrambled

It's deadline week, Pistons fans. With just three days to go before the trade deadline, the pulse of the NBA trade rumors is pounding. It appears that Orlando will not be moving Dwight Howard this season, and once that...

NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2012: All-Star Game Warmup Begins Saturday Night

The NBA Slam Dunk Contest takes place on Saturday, Feb. 25. This warm-up for the All-Star Game will be televised on TNT. Do you want major updates to this story in your Facebook News Feed? NBA All-Star Weekend has...

Miami Heat contains Jeremy Lin, defeats New York Knicks

AP NEW YORK — New York Knicks sensation Jeremy Lin, who famously slept on a teammate's couch the night before his breakout performance, now has an apartment of his own. The two-bedroom rental is on the 38th floor of...

Lin, Knicks rout Hawks 99-82, head to Miami

(Last week: 1) It was an odd week for the Knicks — one that, save for a carefree blowout of the Kings, seemed a bit backwards. New York emerged victorious in a road comeback against the Raptors and a...

Resolute Romney, courageous Santorum face off in CNN debate

Lazio's games have been full of goals lately – at both ends – and as they are 3-1 down from the firs Presuming that Huddersfield fans don't bear any grudges over his past connections with Leeds, the ap Jamie...

Resolute Romney, courageous Santorum face off in CNN debate

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Canada recorded their first victory in the women's hockey Olympic qualifier beating Poland 1-0 at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Wednesday.Canada started brightly and had a chance to take February 20, 2012 (Minneapolis,...

New Jersey Nets (9-24) at New York Knicks (16-16), 7:30 pm (ET)

Lin, of course, is a new arrival and thus does not make this list. But that doesn't mean he won't make a future list. Honorable Mention to the Knick members of the Basketball Hall of Fame who didn't quite...

Jeremy Lin, Knicks look ahead to Mavericks matchup as Linsanity rages on

Shumpert, the Knicks' exciting rookie guard, was passed over for a spot in the Rising Stars Challenge. Last week, Knicks coach Mike D'Antoni ripped the coaches for bypassing him, and last night Shumpert said he has no idea why...

JR Smith tweets that he is a Knick

JR Smith, SG/SF, Free agent (6.9 percent owned): Smith reportedly will sign with the New York Knicks after averaging 34.4 points, 7.4 rebounds, 4.1 assists, and 2.5 steals and shooting 47.8 percent from 3-point range in China. With plenty...

Lin Has 13 Assists, Knicks Run Win Streak to 7

By Ramona Shelburne However, the Knicks and Clippers appear to be the frontrunners to sign him, according to the source with knowledge of the talks. Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro said Wednesday that he has spoken to Smith recently...

Lin, Knicks drub Kings to run win streak to seven

Basketball has never been so popular at P.S. 1 in Chinatown, where the kids can't get enough of their new role model. Now, some parents are hoping their kids can become the next NBA superstar. MANHATTAN — Knicks fans...

New York Knicks rookie Jeremy Lin inspires a nation and a lot of bad puns

(AllHipHop News) In what is widely regarded as an unexpected turn of events, New York Knicks breakout star Jeremy Lin now has a rap song about his rise to the forefront of the sports world, as well as New...

Jeremy Lin: New York Knicks' Cinderella story

However, after controversial tweets about New York Knicks' point guard Jeremy Lin this past weekend, Whitlock would be wise to stay away from "Linsanity." Sure, Whitlock is more than likely used to getting hate from people on Twitter, but...

Jeremy Lin's legend continues to grow in New York

SB Nation is a collection of over 300 individual communities, each offering high quality year-round coverage and conversation led by fans who are passionate about their favorite teams, leagues or sports. By empowering fans Jeremy Lin is the new...

Lin scores 20 points as Knicks rally to beat T'wolves

Knicks teammate Landry Fields also wears the wristband. “It became something that grew and grew and grew,” Tolliver said before last night's 100-98 Knicks victory. Through the company, which Tolliver said was brought to Lin's attention last year in...

What I See In Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin is taking the NBA by storm. But before he started for the New York Knicks, he starred in this YouTube video. “Just Lin, baby” read the bold headline in the New York Daily News. Point guard Jeremy...

Now we'll see if Jeremy Lin is for real!

By Stephen A. Smith Stephen A. Smith stops by SportsCenter to discuss Jeremy Lin, and whether or not to buy into the hype.Tags: Stephen A Smith, Jeremy Lin Now we'll see what this Linsanity is all about! Because of...

Kobe Bryant says he is unaware of Lin-Sanity

Jeremy Lin averaged fewer than 10 minutes a game last season for the Warriors, who cut him to pursue DeAndre Jordan in free agency. AP If Joe Lacob was ever going to have peace of mind, forgetting the inevitable...

NY Knicks in 107-93 NBA win over Washington Wizards

The Knicks enter Wednesday's game against the Wizards without their two leading scorers, Carmelo Anthony and Stoudemire. Anthony suffered a strained right groin in Monday's win over Utah and will be out one to two Well, for New York...

At Torrey Pines, the tournament doesn't start until Saturday _ but it ends for …

Golf's stars are over there, way over there — in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, many of them (with Tiger Woods leading the caravan) skipping the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines strictly for the cash. Appearance fees, they're...

State of the Union: A progress report from 2011

Look for network and cable schedules to make way for the State of the Union address (9 pm on CBS, NBC, Fox, ABC, MSNBC, Fox News). It's not a TV show, but it is filled with drama. Among the...

US Senate passes 2-month unemployment extension, but it won't help Michigan much

The Senate has voted to extend unemployment benefits for two months – through the end of February 2012. The next step is for the House to vote on the legislatio. A two-month extension of unemployment insurance and the payroll...

Senate votes to extend payroll tax cuts and unemployment insurance

Lawmakers also would not commit that additional mortgage-associated fees wouldn't be used to pay for more extensions of payroll tax cuts and unemployment insurance, though Schumer said that they've “never seen (a higher increase) on the table. “To help...

Celtics F Jeff Green has aortic aneurysm, will have surgery and miss entire season

The innovative helical anchor technology enables independent endograft fixation to the aorta, and is designed to mimic the hand suturing performed during open s. BOSTON — Boston Celtics forward Jeff Green will have surgery to repair an aortic aneurysm...

Major health concern for Jeff Green

Jeff Green and the team have been doing their best to downplay the mystery medical issue that came up in his physical. Up to now I've taken their word on it. But now they seem to be changing their...

Something Goes Right for the Clippers

Chris Paul will soon be making alley-oop lobs to a young star famous for dunking over a car. The New Orleans Hornets agreed Wednesday to send Paul to the Los Angeles Clippers, home of forward Blake Griffin. From a...

Richard Hamilton wants title with Bulls

The list of potential suitors for Howard and Young appears to have been cut down by one more, with the Bulls reportedly set to pursue Richard Hamilton when he receives his buyout from the Detroit Pistons. Hamilton, a former...

Clippers or Lakers run Los Angeles?

The Clippers, the league's punchline, have acquired Chris Paul and two second-round picks for (deep breath) Chris Kaman, Eric Gordon, Al-Farouq Aminu and the Timberwolves' unprotected first-round pick in 2012. This is a By Steve Kyler Paul Is A...

Blake Griffin on Chris Paul: 'It's going to be Lob City!'

In his debut last season, Blake Griffin averaged a double-double with 22.5 points and 12.1 rebounds a game. He won the rookie-of-the-year award, put on a highlight reel of slam dunks and re-energized a flailing franchise. At Clippers media...

Clippers Acquire Paul and Create a Rivalry

Chris Paul, one of the NBA's top point guards, will be joining the Clippers and forward Blake Griffin, one of the league's most electrifying players. Keep up with the latest news, on the court and off, with The Times's...

Clippers Acquire Paul and Create a Rivalry

In return, the Clippers acquired guard Mark Jackson, center Stanley Roberts and a second round pick in 1995. 1992: Center William Bedford and the draft rights to forward Don MacLean to the Washington Bullets for forward John Williams. In...

With NBA Apparently Wanting More, the Clippers Halt Talks for Paul

Hours after pulling out of a deal for Chris Paul, the Clippers claimed veteran point guard Chauncey Billups off waivers. (AP). Chauncey Billups warned all teams under the salary cap against claiming him, even though one Blake Griffin's Clippers...

Chauncey Billups To Clippers: Chris Paul Trade Gets Rejected

(AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers claimed five-time All-Star Chauncey Billups off waivers. The 35-year-old point guard was waived by the New York Knicks last weekend. Billups averaged 16.8 points, 5.4 assists and 2.6 rebounds in 72 games with...