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Mar 30, 2023

Stephen Curry nets expanded role at Under Armour

Baltimore-based Under Armour announced it is strengthening its partnership with Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry.

Vickie Venzen and her dog, Congo, are shown with lawyer Garrett E. Brierley after successfully defending against a lawsuit brought by NBA player Jabari Parker and his brother, Christian Parker. (Contributed photo)
Sep 21, 2022

Md. breeder wins ownership battle with NBA player, brother over show dogs

A lawsuit brought by an NBA player and his brother against a professional Maryland dog breeder ended last week with a victory for the breeder.

Apr 18, 2022

Unwelcome birthday party results in unexpected expense

Welcome to Monday, the 45th anniversary of Baltimore Orioles great Eddie Murray‘s first career home run. The Hall of Famer would end his 21-year career with 504 round trippers. Here are some other news items. — Jury awards $450,000 to Kentucky man thrown unwanted company birthday party. — No-knock warrants are granted with little judicial […]

Feb 7, 2022

Morgan State, Howard getting donations, exposure with NBA’s inaugural HBCU game

The inaugural NBA HBCU Classic between Howard and Morgan State will be televised nationally as part of All-Star weekend festivities.

Oct 7, 2021

18 ex-NBA players charged in $4M health care fraud scheme

Eighteen former NBA players were charged with pocketing about $2.5 million illegally by defrauding the league’s health and welfare benefit plan.

Aug 25, 2015

Federal ban on sports betting upheld by appeals panel

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The federal ban on sports betting in all but four states was upheld Tuesday, dealing a blow to New Jersey’s latest effort to expand gambling options to help its struggling casino and racetrack industries. But the 2-1 ruling by a panel of the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia […]

Aug 10, 2015

Under Armour snares marketing, merchandising deal with NBA

Deepening its engagement with the National Basketball Association, Under Armour today announced a marketing and merchandising deal under which the Baltimore-based apparel and fitness company will be the title partner of the league’s draft combine and presenting partner of its youth basketball program. Under Armour said it will also team with the league to launch […]

Jun 4, 2015

Under Armour challenges Nike with Curry in NBA Finals

The NBA Finals are more than just a showdown between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s a chance for Under Armour Inc. and star Stephen Curry to challenge Nike Inc.’s decades of basketball dominance. Under Armour is about a 10th the size of Nike in sales, and it’s up against a company […]

Oct 29, 2014

Ex-Raven Foxworth to be NBA union exec

(Bloomberg) Former Baltimore Raven Domonique Foxworth, a one-time president of the NFL Players Association in his final year at Harvard Business School, will be named chief operating officer of the NBA players union, three people with direct knowledge of the hiring said. The National Basketball Players Association declined to comment. Foxworth, 31, played at the […]

Aug 11, 2014

Wizards to play at Baltimore Arena

The Washington Wizards will play a preseason game at the Baltimore Arena for the second straight year, the club announced on Monday.

Jul 7, 2014

Former beer company executive seeks new trial

Clippers trial, convicted lawyer and Islamic courts round out this week's Law Blog Roundup.

Ed O'Bannon Jr.
Jun 10, 2014

O’Bannon takes stand in landmark NCAA lawsuit

The lead plaintiff in a landmark antitrust suit against the NCAA said his goal at UCLA wasn't to get a degree, but to get two years of college experience before being drafted into the NBA.

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