| Dec 4, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Every now and then we'll offer a lunch-time gathering of news and links related to sports business:
Jack Lambert of the Baltimore Business Journal wrote last week that the Ravens quietly unveiled a $250,000 makeover of the general concession stand...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Musician Jackson Browne's managers were so excited when they heard Maryland's high court had struck down Ticketmaster's unpopular user fees in Baltimore that they promised free lifetime tickets to the city resident who had filed suit alleging he'd been...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 1:00 PM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Rams Head Live today started selling tickets on Facebook.
The service puts it ahead of Live Nation, the country's leading concert promoter that also runs Ticketmaster, the leading ticket seller.
Rams Head Group, which runs...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:31 AM
The circuses are coming to town!
That's right, we're talking plural. Over the next week, both the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Cirque du Soleil will be landing in Baltimore for extended stays. Barnum & Bailey, in fact, is already here ...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 1:30 PM
Action sports star Travis Pastrana's resume is a lengthy one.
He's raced and jumped his way in, out and around the X Games. He's back-flipped on a motorbike across two six-story buildings. He's set the record for fastest ascent of Mount Washington in a...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 8:58 PM
American Mardy Fish shouldn't find Washington's Legg Mason Tennis Classic quite as lonesome as Wimbledon's second week is apt to be.
The sole American man to advance to Wimbledon's round of 16, Fish will lead a strong contingent of countrymen into...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 11:51 AM
The Greenbrier Classic
What: This PGA tour event is part of the FedExCup series. The golf tournament will take place on the Old White Course at The Greenbrier, a historic resort. Tour golfers expected to participate include defending champion Stuart...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 8:58 AM
The phone rings, at 9 o'clock on the dot. It's Alton Brown calling in, very promptly, for a pre-arranged interview.
"What are you eating," Brown asks, "I can always tell when someone answers the phone with food with in his mouth."
Alton Brown is not...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 9:43 AM
The Hippodrome Theatre has announced the first group of restaurants and caterers that have committed to the post-show event of its Foodie Experience event featuring Alton Brown. Most of them are veterans from last year's inaugural edition, which...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Christmas on the Potomac at Gaylord National Resort
Visitors to the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor can marvel at the 60-foot glass tree, enjoy an indoor snowfall and walk through a winter wonderland sculpted by ice. The...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 7:53 AM
For many of us, the weekend of Christmas will be spent catching "Home Alone 2" on TV, the NBA season starting, football and spending time with family (for better or worse). So yeah, it's not really about heading out to the club for live music, but if...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Ten months ago, IZOD IndyCar Series owner and promoter Michael Andretti and his chief marketing officer John Lopes stood beside the then-Baltimore Grand Prix course and marveled at the crowd and the energy filling the space around them.
"This would be...