| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:03 PM
In a Major Arena Soccer League win that showcased its strong defense and goalkeeper play, the Blast (4-0) defeated the host Syracuse Silver Knights, 11-4. After the Silver Knights' Elmo Neto scored early in the second half to tie the game at 4, the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Wilbon and Van Pelt to headline UM panel on racism in sports
The Shirley Povich Symposium on "Racism & Sports: How Far Have We Really Come?" will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at Maryland. Michael Wilbon, an ESPN "Pardon...
| Nov 7, 2014
The Blast signed forward Vini Dantas and midfielder Juan Pereira. Dantas is entering his fifth season of professional soccer and his first indoor season. Last season, Dantas played for the Ottawa Fury of the North American Soccer League. Pereira is...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The inaugural Major Arena Soccer League season will include 23 teams competing in four divisions — Eastern, Central, Southern and Pacific.
The Blast will play in the Eastern with the Detroit Waza Flo, Harrisburg Heat, Rochester Lancers and...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:17 PM
With a revamped defense, the Blast was expecting some growing pains at the start of the inaugural Major Arena Soccer League season.
Those aches, at least for starters, didn't last long.
In Saturday's season opener against the visiting Syracuse...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:26 PM
City officials are set to award a 20-year contract Wednesday to Coppermine Fieldhouse to manage the Clarence H. Du Burns Arena in Canton, with a pledge from the youth sports business to spend $1.5 million to add turf and lighting to a city-owned field...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Edwin F. Hale Sr. says that despite his high local profile as former CEO of First Mariner Bancorp and current owner of the Baltimore Blast indoor soccer team, "nobody really knows me."
So Hale, 67, decided to tell his life story in a book, titled...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Blast (1-0) vs. Detroit Waza Flo (1-1)
Where: Royal Farms Arena
When: Friday, 7:35 p.m.
Tickets: 410-73-BLAST, ticketmaster.com or baltimoreblast.com
Outlook: The Blast had a convincing 16-7 season-opening win...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Whittenburg has 'rough night' in finals
Donnell Whittenburg of Baltimore finished 17th in the men's all-around finals Thursday at the Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning, China, with a score of 86.248. The Edgewood alumnus placed first...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Crews wins Police Athletic League middleweight title
Franchon Crews of Baltimore captured the National Police Athletic League middleweight championship Saturday in Oxnard, Calif., winning by technical knockout in the second round against former...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:15 PM
A biography of former Baltimore banker Ed Hale is set to detail his rise from a Sparrows Point upbringing to exploits in real estate, sports business and banking – working covertly for the CIA and surviving plane crashes along the way....