| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:30 PM
If Tuesday night's Baltimore Hockey Classic, which pitted the Washington Capitals against the Boston Bruins, was any indication, Baltimore had better things to do than watch a live NHL preseason game.
There were thousands of empty seats inside Baltimore...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:31 PM
When the Washington Wizards announced Wednesday that they would play a preseason game against the New York Knicks in Baltimore this fall, Frank Remesch wasn't surprised.
As general manager of the Baltimore Arena, which will host the Oct. 17 exhibition,...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:35 PM
STX, which built its business through innovation on the lacrosse field, aims to play in a larger but more slippery arena — the ice rink.
The Baltimore-based sports equipment maker plans to introduce a line of ice hockey sticks and protective...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 10:45 PM
No one expected the Washington Capitals' season opener to be perfect. Not after just six days to learn a new system from a new head coach, not when there's chemistry to establish, communication to pin down and players on the roster without professional...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:59 PM
The first game full of errors, poor defensive coverage and careless penalties could easily be shrugged off as growing pains for a team with a new coach and new system. Maybe even the second, too.
But as the Washington Capitals foundered for a third...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 10:09 PM
The applause echoed through the rafters and the sound of stomping feet rumbled across the aluminum bleachers as members of the Washington Capitals stepped onto the ice Sunday morning. As the players warmed up, the rows of fans who packed the seats and...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 4:07 PM
— To see how much influence Robert Griffin III is beginning to accumulate in the Washington, D.C. area, consider that the Washington Redskins quarterback is being given credit for helping the last-place Washington Wizards upset the reigning NBA...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Feliz Día Internacional de la Danza! Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for April 29, 2013. As the international Twitter scene lights up with colorful pictures of people dancing all over the world, the East Coast is more focused on the release...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:03 PM
New York Rangers forward Taylor Pyatt initially thought the team's equipment managers might not like him as much as Rick Nash.
Each day, Pyatt would glance over to Nash's adjacent locker at the team's practice facility and notice long socks, wristbands,...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Few people were walking around downtown Laurel Tuesday evening, but at Main Street Sports Grill, nearly every seat at the bar was taken for happy hour.
Since April marks the start of Major League Baseball play, the multiple flat-screen televisions...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 3:11 PM
1st Mariner Arena will host the second Baltimore Hockey Classic next fall when the Washington Capitals play the Boston Bruins in an NHL preseason game on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m.
"The Bruins coming to town makes this a special event," said Frank Remesch,...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:00 AM
The Baltimore sports scene is blessed with a bunch of talented bloggers who bring their unique perspective to the conversation. Each week, I hope to chat with one of them in a regular feature called Blogger on Blogger. This week, we exchanged emails...