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Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015
Papa Emeritus spent most of the night with his arms outstretched as if he were satanically blessing the crowd.
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015
The excitement proves too much for one patron, who performs the world’s worst stage dive.
- Weekly Q&A
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
"Millions of people around the world have to carry water miles and miles, and that’s all they have. It’s hard for fat Americans like myself to even understand that."
With his ‘last fight’ set for Saturday, Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s legacy seems more complicated than ever
Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “last fight”: The only thing that seems to match the boxer’s brilliance inside the ring is his foolishness outside it. One of Mayweather’s first ...
Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015
"Don’t forget us. We are Motörhead, and we play rock 'n' roll.”
Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015
UFC 190 will break from the near constant of a fight card’s main event attracting the most betting interest. The prohibitive cost of backing Ronda Rousey makes it impractical to expect her bout against Bethe Correia to command heavy volume. Luckily for bettors ...
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Sometimes, Conor McGregor would mimic the sound a game-show buzzer makes when a contestant misses a question. He’d respond with a simple “nope” at other moments. The featherweight superstar from Dublin occasionally threw in a complete sentence such as, “Is that all you got?” ...
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Fans traveling to Vegas for Fight Week can pack in days of fun without ever stepping foot in the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Fast-rising fighter Conor McGregor has been holed up in a Valley mansion, prepping for his toughest UFC test.
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Gamblers may not recognize Las Vegas’ biggest race and sports book a few months from now. That’s the plan anyway. The Westgate Las Vegas Superbook will undergo a transformation within two weeks that will conclude around Sept. 1, two days before ...
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014
Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer talks to Boulder City High School's football coach and key players ahead of their 2014 season.
Friday, March 18, 2011
Light heavyweight championship contender Jon Jones speaks with media for the last time before his main event bout with Shogun Rua at UFC 128 in Newark, N.J. The 23-year old Jones is a 2-to-1 favorite in the fight.