Sports Business Report
Professional Wrestling Events A 'Staple' At Royal Farms Arena
"They are a market staple," Royal Farms Arena general manager Frank Remesch said of wrestling events. "We have two to three shows every year, which do phenomenally well."
Orioles Assured Of Bright Future, At Least From New LED Lights
The Orioles and Maryland Stadium Authority have installed LED lights on the four towers at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, replacing the high-intensity discharge lamps that have been in place since the park opened in 1992.
M&T Bank Stadium Concerts Provide 'Positive Boost' For City
"Hosting concerts of big-name bands, such as Metallica, is important to building Baltimore's brand as a first-class entertainment destination," said Al Hutchinson, president and CEO of Visit Baltimore, the city's tourism agency.
Pimlico Planners Can Glean Lessons From Other Renovations
Janet Marie Smith, who Orioles fans know for her work on Oriole Park at Camden Yards, lives a mile or so from Pimlico, which has left her "passionate" about the future for the home of the Preakness.
Under Armour's Kevin Plank Addresses Pro-Trump Comments
In an open letter to Baltimore that appeared as a full-page ad in The Baltimore Sun, Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank addressed his recent comments regarding President Donald Trump.
BMORE Around Town Helping Ravens Fans Get To London
Brian Snyder, owner of BMORE Around Town, is helping fans get to the Ravens-Jaguars game at Wembley Stadium in London Sept. 24.
Ravens, MSA Unveil M&T Bank Stadium Improvements
The Baltimore Ravens' and Maryland Stadium Authority's $144 million improvement plan for M&T Bank Stadium includes new video boards, elevators and escalators to access the upper seating areas and more.
How recently retired Stevenson president Kevin Manning executed his vision for what athletics could do to put his school on solid footing.
Terry Hasseltine Optimistic Army-Navy Will Return To Baltimore
After hosting the Army-Navy football game in two of the past three years, Maryland Sports' Terry Hasseltine is optimistic the rivalry will return to Baltimore.
Big Bats Café Continues To Provide Meals To 'Super Plungers'
During the Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge, Big Bats Café owner Steve Garland will once again prepare meals round the clock for the Super Plungers and their supporters.
Monumental Sports & Entertainment Brings Arena Football To Baltimore, D.C.
With the purchase of two Arena Football franchises, Monumental Sports & Entertainment is bringing fast-paced and frenzied football to Baltimore and Washington, D.C.