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Local prospects Fair, Usher, Smith headed to NBA Summer League

June 28, 2014 |

After no local college or high school player was selected in the 2014 NBA Draft, a few have received another opportunity to pursue a possible NBA future. Former City College standout CJ Fair will get his chance with the Dallas Mavericks in the Summer League. According to the Syracuse Post-Standard, the former Syracuse star’s camp […]

It’s time to honor some local sports “saints” with our #WNSTSweet16

March 18, 2014 |

Glenn recognizes the local athletes who “gave back” to our community this week…

Former Terp Nicholas thinks Dixon can become recruiting asset for Maryland locally

March 17, 2014 |

Local Olympian Britcher finishes 15th in luge competition

February 11, 2014 |

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Finally, Olympic gold for Germany’s Natalie Geisenberger. Finally, Olympic anything for Erin Hamlin and the United States. Leaving no doubt that she absolutely rules her sport, Geisenberger won the women’s luge gold medal at the Sochi Games on Tuesday — posting the second-largest victory margin in Olympic history. Her final time was 3 minutes, […]

Local Olympian Britcher in 15th place headed to luge finals

February 10, 2014 |

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – (AP) – History. It’s what German lugers always seem to be making. And it’s what Erin Hamlin is chasing. Germany’s Natalie Geisenberger closed in on what appears to be an inevitable Olympic gold medal Monday night, finishing the first two runs of the women’s luge competition in 1 minute, 39.814 seconds. […]

Local Olympic hopeful Britcher begins Olympic luge competition Monday

February 10, 2014 |

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Natalie Geisenberger can be beaten. It just doesn’t happen very often. The German will look to add Olympic gold to her list of luge accomplishments — which include bronze in Vancouver — when the women’s competition at the Sochi Games gets underway Monday night with the first two runs of […]

#WNSTSweet16 Greatest Local Olympic Sport Athletes

February 04, 2014 |

Which local Olympic sport athletes deserve to be recognized among the area’s greatest?

Before we get to Socchi, our #WNSTSweet16 recognizes local Olympic sport athletes

February 02, 2014 |

Luke Jones will be putting together this week’s list. Who needs to be included?

#WNSTSweet16 – The 16 local athletes who never won a title, but deserved to win one

January 28, 2014 |

As we always hear…”he or she never won the big one…” I sure wish these 16 would have.

#WNSTSweet16 Best Local Sports Playoff Moments

January 14, 2014 |

Which playoff moments rank at the top of the list in local sports history?