As a concert venue, the Sports Arena seated 6,500, and for theater concerts and stage shows, 4,400. The arena seated up to 8,250 for boxing and wrestling, and the arena was 33-2/3 feet tall.
The Sports Arena had been home to the following ice hockey teams:
- Toledo Mercurys (1947–1962)
- Toledo Blades (1963–1970)
- Toledo Hornets (1970–1974)
- Toledo Goaldiggers (1974–1986)
- Toledo Storm (1991–2007)
The Toledo Sports Arena held its final event on April 28, 2007.