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11:15 a.m.
Tark the Shark brought Las Vegas together in a way no one else did. Read more...

Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian smiles while being inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Symphony Hall ...
9:05 a.m.
Jerry Tarkanian, the towel-biting, head-shaved, raspy-voiced coach who built the UNLV basketball program into a powerhouse and led the Rebels to the 1990 national championship, died today. He was 84. During … Read more...

9:20 p.m.
Malcolm Butler intercepted more than the ball when he made the game-sealing takeaway in Super Bowl 49. The New England Patriots’ undrafted rookie free agent may have also … Read more...

Wrangler forward Matt Tassone (16) attempts to settle a bouncing puck in front of Idaho Steelheads goaltender Pat Nagle during the first period of play ...
1:37 p.m.
In the end, the Las Vegas Wranglers skated full circle. Vanquished from their home ice at Orleans Arena in December 2013, the team crisscrossed the Las Vegas Valley in search of a new home. Read more...

2:31 p.m.
Prop it up for the Big Game this year! Read more...

2:30 p.m.
Super Bowl suds: Taste testing brews from Seattle and Boston. Which team’s hometown takes the win? Read more...

2:29 p.m.
Bar bite buffets, open bars and butler-style service. Where are you watching this Super Sunday? Read more...

Rashad Vaughn leads the Rebels in points-per-game and ranks second in rebounds.
12 a.m.
He still has lots of room to grow, and if he does so quickly, he might not be around for long. Read more...

UNLV’s Goodluck Okonoboh.
4:22 p.m.
There’s no shortage of hoops action this week.

Tony Sanchez’s record is no joke, but can he breathe life into Rebel football?
12:30 p.m.
The last time the Rebel football program made a move this bold was the 1998 hiring of John Robinson. Read more...

If you build it: We have the arena. Now we need the pro basketball team.
2 p.m.
While some are working towards bringing MLS or NHL teams here, Vegas is a basketball city. Read more...

12 a.m.
Each time the two teams clash, there’s always a chance things will get weird, intense or both. Read more...

UNLV soccer player Connor Coletti runs drills with teammates during practice at UNLV Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.
1:30 p.m.
After the team’s seriously successful season, perhaps Rebel fans should move the tailgate party back to campus next fall. Read more...

Dick Calvert is in his 44th season announcing UNLV Runnin’ Rebel games.
12 a.m.
The Rebels’ team changes each season, but this voice is the one constant. Read more...

Justise Winslow is just one piece of the powerful pie that makes Duke a prime pick for the title.
12 a.m.
Fans spent the offseason poking fun at the Blue Devils, but Duke has set itself up to get the last laugh. Read more...