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Friday, April 15, 2016
The tenure of the latest UNLV basketball coach lasted only a week. Seven days after officially becoming the 14th head coach in UNLV history, Chris Beard is leaving to pursue the coaching job at Texas Tech, according to a statement from UNLV. “Coach Beard has informed me ...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
When will we know if Vegas gets a team? Mid-June is the new time to watch. That’s when the NHL is rumored to be announcing expansion plans, concurrent to hosting its postseason awards show at a to-be-determined date and local venue. But some fans are skeptical.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The group broke unwritten rules right away.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Many are calling this year’s tournament “wide open.” Only twice in the past decade has a team won the tournament without entering as a No. 1 seed.
Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016
The influential Swedes made the most of a meagerly attended show.
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016
A sampling of some of the best metal has to offer.
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 ...
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.