Milton Kent

Milton Kent hosted the weekly commentary Sports at Large from its creation in 2002 to its finale in July 2013. He has written about sports locally and nationally since 1988, covering the Baltimore Orioles, University of Maryland men's basketball, women's basketball and football, the Washington Wizards, the NBA, men's and women's college basketball and sports media for the Baltimore Sun and AOL Fanhouse. He has covered the World Series, the American and National League Championship Series, the NFL playoffs, the NBA Finals and 17 NCAA men's and women's Final Fours. He currently teaches journalism at Morgan State University.

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Sports at Large
2:35 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Is UConn Dominance Bad For Women's College Basketball?

University of Connecticut women's basketball head coach Geno Auriemma.

Originally published on Mon April 14, 2014 12:42 pm

Last Tuesday’s game between Connecticut and Notre Dame for women’s college basketball’s national championship wasn’t much of an athletic contest.

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Sports at Large
5:10 pm
Wed January 22, 2014

Is Richard Sherman's Trash Talkin' Too Much Or Is It Part Of Being A Passionate Athlete?

Richard Sherman, a cornerback for The Seattle Seahawks

Originally published on Tue January 21, 2014 7:33 pm

Sometimes, I wonder if either I’ve lost my mind or if the world around me, or, at least that part of it that is attached to sports, isn’t going bat-guano crazy.

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Sports at Large
10:11 am
Wed January 15, 2014

Don't Mess With The Baseball Hall Of Fame - Just Don't

Tom Glavine on the mound

Originally published on Mon January 13, 2014 5:33 pm

Here are three names that should have dominated the sports headlines last week: Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux and Frank Thomas.  They are the names of the three players who were elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame for induction this summer.

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Old News for O's Fans
1:19 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Is Peter Angelos Reverting To His Old Ways With The Orioles?

Baltimore Orioles owner Peter Angelos watches the action from his suite at the Boston Red Sox at Baltimore Orioles game on September 28, 2011. The Orioles won 4-3, eliminating the Red Sox from playoff contention on the final game of the regular season.

Originally published on Tue January 7, 2014 10:39 am

Under normal circumstances, sports fans and teams from Baltimore don’t have to take a back seat to anyone around the country, least of all Bostonians. And we surely don’t need their advice.  But a column in a Boston newspaper last week offered counsel to the Orioles and their fans that made perfect sense.

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Sports at Large
8:44 am
Tue December 31, 2013

It'll Be A Long, Cold Winter For The Ravens

Ravens fans at the 2012 Superbowl Party at M

Originally published on Mon December 30, 2013 5:33 pm

    

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Sports at Large
8:11 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Here's A Bunch of Swag, Thanks for Playing College Football!

2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl: Nevada vs. Boston College

Originally published on Mon December 30, 2013 12:57 pm

Technically, the big gift giving day is Wednesday, but if you’re one of the thousands of college football players who will be playing in a bowl game, you’ll be receiving gifts well into the New Year.

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Sports at Large
4:51 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Could Towson University Be Our City's College Football Powerhouse?

Towson University

Originally published on Tue December 17, 2013 2:39 pm

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Sports at Large
2:46 pm
Fri December 13, 2013

Where Can One Find Integrity In Sports If Not With The Heisman Trophy?

Jameis Winston is the quarterback for Florida State University

Originally published on Wed December 11, 2013 1:45 pm

The ballots for the Heisman Trophy are due into the Downtown Athletic Club in New York early this week and the 800 or so sports writers and broadcasters who do the voting will have a tough choice on their hands.

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Sports at Large
9:12 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Wilt Thou Fly Away, O Raven?

Ravens Fan at the 2012/2013 Superbowl party

Originally published on Mon November 4, 2013 2:55 pm

Let’s just say that as the Ravens return from their week off, coach John Harbaugh has his hands full on all fronts.

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Sports at Large
9:34 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Oh You O's, Luck Was Not Your Lady This Season

Originally published on Tue September 24, 2013 10:30 am

An injured all-star adds to the list of The Orioles' misfortunes - capping off a tough week. 

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