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Mr. Standing 450: Rich Swann's journey from Rosedale to the WWE

Rich Swann's first memory of pro wrestling is a vivid one: He was 5 years old and watching "Power Rangers" when his older brother came home from basketball and turned the TV to "Monday Night Raw," the flagship program of the WWE—then WWF. "There's Bret Hart with the jacket, the awesome pink lights,...More

  • Melo Returns

    Melo Returns

    Carmelo Anthony adds to his Charm City legacy as host of The Basketball Tournament

  • The Undercard: Rip the Orioles up and start again

    The Undercard: Rip the Orioles up and start again

    Staring at a seven-and-a-half game deficit in the AL East and carrying a record four games below .500, the Baltimore Orioles re-emerge from the All-Star break with one foot in the Wild Card race and the other in irrelevancy. As recently as July 1, Orioles executive vice president of baseball operations...

  • Proven: Terry Hosley's road to Baltimore basketball relevance

    Proven: Terry Hosley's road to Baltimore basketball relevance

    It's standing room only inside the sweltering UA House—formerly and more affectionately known as the Melo Center—as spectators try to catch a glimpse of Terry Hosley, the 6-foot, 160-pound, no-frills point guard who feverishly rubs his hands together and blows into them as if he was standing near...

  • Taking Big Shots: Juan Dixon plots overhaul for Coppin State basketball

    Taking Big Shots: Juan Dixon plots overhaul for Coppin State basketball

    It's spring, and Juan Dixon is zooming on the Jones Falls Expressway when he sees a billboard with his grinning face, right next to a message that reads: "Welcome Coach Juan Dixon/Coppin Takes Big Shots." "You come around 83, that thing smacks you in the face, right?" he says with a smile, seated...

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