| Dec 12, 2012
The Colonial Athletic Association is bringing its postseason men’s basketball tournament to Baltimore, two league sources told The Baltimore Sun.
According to one of the sources, the tournament will be held at 1st Mariner Arena beginning in 2013-...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Baltimore's architectural review board had little to say about renderings of the proposed Harrah's Casino on Russell Street.
However, the hulking parking garage sitting behind it — looming above the water, facing drivers on Interstates 95 and 395...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:37 AM
The Baltimore ethics board came close to showing some real backbone this week in seeking higher standards for the mayor's use of free tickets she gets to the city's sports stadiums and 1st Mariner Arena. The board is demanding better record keeping and...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 3:22 PM
This month, 900 Strayer University students walked across the stage at 1st Mariner Arena during a regional commencement ceremony in which they were awarded bachelor's degrees from an institution whose Baltimore roots date to the late 19th century....
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Current operator SMG is the winning bidder for a new five-year contract to run 1st Mariner Arena and oversee its potential renaming, according to a memo from the city's top purchasing agent.
SMG's proposal awaits approval by the Baltimore Board of...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Every now and then we'll offer a lunch-time gathering of news and links related to sports business:
Let's start first with what is easily the most important sports business story you'll read this year. Patrick Hruby -- a rare writer equally adept at...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:58 AM
In a twist of fate, a scrappy street feline has become not only the 1st Mariner Arena mascot but the star of the latest "Show Your Soft Side" campaign ad.
First Mariner general manager Frank Remesch was almost ready to leave work this fall when one of...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Kyle Lear was a freshman soccer player trying out for the JV team at Arundel High when he had to make a choice between continuing in the sport or devoting his weekends to another of his longtime passions: racing cars.
Soccer lost out.
"They asked me...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:15 PM
For a decade, 1st Mariner's name adorned the Baltimore arena, but now the bank's parent company says it does not plan to bid for naming rights that expired last year.
The bank's parent company has talked about the price for naming rights with Legends...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:00 AM
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| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:31 PM
A few early punches was all the Blast needed Friday night to take out the short-handed Chicago Soul.
A dominating second quarter was plenty as the Blast won for the second straight time against the Soul, this time a 17-9 win in front of an announced...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 7:14 PM
The Blast were playing their second game in just 24 hours Saturday night against Syracuse, and some heavy legs may have led to a sluggish start.
After being held scoreless in the opening quarter, the Blast was able to rebound and pulled away from the...