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When there is playoffs, there never lacks intensity.

May 17, 2014 |

Playoffs hockey. No one cares, right?! I mean locally, we tend to latch on to the Capitals. Being that they are out, rooting interest would be at a low premium, or one would think. I’m going to discuss what the LA Kings have just accomplished. First off, they were down 0-3 to the San Jose [...]

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“Original” Six Well Represented in NHL’s Final Four Showdown

May 16, 2014 |

The New York Rangers stunned the hockey world Tuesday Night after beating the talent laden Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Tuesday night in the Steel City. With the victory the Rangers advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since winning the Stanley Cup in 1994. The Rangers won game one of the best of [...]

Velasquez claims Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge

May 16, 2014 |

VELAZQUEZ PROVES BEST OF THE BEST   Rider wins Xpressbet Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge BALTIMORE, 05-16-14—John Velazquez took top honors, but it was all of his fellow riders who went home winners on Friday afternoon.   Velazquez, 42, compiled 27 points to edge Kent Desormeaux and win the inaugural $50,000 Xpressbet Hall of Fame Jockey Challenge at [...]

Former Terps Zusi, Edu, Goodson, Gonzalez make preliminary World Cup roster

May 13, 2014 |

CHICAGO (May 12, 2014) – U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has selected the 30-man preliminary roster for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. From this list, a squad of 23 players must be chosen by June 2 for the final roster that will travel to Brazil. A date to announce the USA’s 23-player [...]

MD Racing #WNSTSWEET16 Moments for Preakness Week

MD Racing #WNSTSWEET16 Moments for Preakness Week

May 13, 2014 |

GQ looks over the greatest Maryland horse racing moments ever this week…

Down the stretch this week’s #WNSTSweet16 comes

Down the stretch this week’s #WNSTSweet16 comes

May 12, 2014 |

GQ returns this week to remember the best in area horse racing and wants your help…

NFL Draft 1st Round Recap

NFL Draft 1st Round Recap

May 08, 2014 |

I mentioned before that I’m not one to try to guess on what will happen before it happens. That is why my mock draft was not as specific as most. However, I will analyze things after they happen. In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the first round of the NFL draft was tonight. [...]

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Draft Trip Around the AFC Part 4: The Baltimore Ravens

May 08, 2014 |

Well, it’s been a long journey. I’ve actually learned some things. I’ve learned that the Steelers may have the most ridiculously named mascot in the NFL. (I’m sure there’s worse, but Steely McBeam has got to be up there.) Cincinnati has good food, and a social acceptance of ineptitude that really makes one feel like [...]

Mock Draft 0.0

Mock Draft 0.0

May 07, 2014 |

The NFL draft is coming up this week, and everyone and their grandmother is coming out with their mock draft. However, unless you are one of the players getting drafted, people in Baltimore really just care about one question. Who will the Ravens choose? Well, I have the secret of what Ozzie Newsome will do. [...]

Orioles, Astros to don Negro League unis for Civil Rights Game

Orioles, Astros to don Negro League unis for Civil Rights Game

May 07, 2014 |

MLB and the Houston Astros announce details of the 2014 Civil Rights Game and ancillary activities The Houston Astros and Baltimore Orioles to Wear Negro Leagues Uniforms of the Houston Eagles and Baltimore Elite Giants, Respectively. Additional Details Include Ballpark Giveaway, Musical Performances, Roundtable Participants, Event Sponsor and More.  Major League Baseball and the Houston [...]