| Sep 4, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The Atlantic 10 will stage its 2017 men’s basketball tournament in Pittsburgh and the 2018 edition in Washington, D.C., furthering the conference’s major-market branding of its flagship sport.
Commissioner Bernadette McGlade announced the...
| Aug 19, 2014
Marta Karolyi, the national team coordinator for women's gymnastics in the U.S., told Parkettes Gymnastics co-founder Donna Strauss she "had an army" when Strauss showed up at the U.S. Classic meet recently with five Junior Elite girls.
"I told her,...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:39 PM
PITTSBURGH — With the Kings scheduled to play their third road game in four days when they face the Penguins on Thursday at Consol Energy Center, Coach Darryl Sutter declared Wednesday’s practice an optional session.
Not surprisingly, most...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:51 AM
PITTSBURGH — Greetings from Pittsburgh. The Penguins and Kings held their morning skates at the Consol Energy Center in preparation for their game Thursday, and in talking to players and coaches from both sides afterward, the links between the teams...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore electro-maestro Dan Deacon will open for Arcade Fire, the Grammy-winning indie rock act from Montreal, on select dates of the band's Reflektor Tour, according to a press release and Deacon's Twitter account.
The dates are in March, and the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:14 AM
It's starting to look like a huge summer for Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach. In addition to previously unveiled shows by Elton John, Jimmy Buffett and Dave Matthews, promoters announced Monday that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Approaching its 60th edition, the ACC basketball tournament has never been staged north of Landover, Md. But with a future alignment that includes Pittsburgh, Syracuse and Notre Dame, plus current member Boston College, might that change?
Bids for the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:09 AM
Six months after leading Loyola to the NCAA tournament, the memories of March Madness still linger in the mind of Dylon Cormier.
There was the nonstop publicity in the days leading up to the Greyhounds’ matchup with second-seeded Ohio State; the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:03 AM
Add Orlando, Fla., to the cities bidding to host the ACC men’s basketball tournament for the first time.
Steve Hogan, the CEO of Florida Citrus Sports, said Thursday that Orlando wants to bring the event to its Amway Center, new home of the NBA&...
| 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...
| Mar 21, 2013
The Parkland ice hockey team lost its first game of the season on Tuesday night. Unfortunately, that loss came in the Flyers Cup Division AA final. The Trojans (20-1-1) fell to Cherokee, N.J., 6-3, at the Warwick Ice Arena. But the team isn't done. They...