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A look at the construction progress on the Golden Knights Practice Facility during a tour, in Las Vegas, Nev. on March 21, 2017. Construction began ...
07.24.17
9:54 a.m.
The Golden Knights practice facility, slated to open for training camp in September, will be named City National Arena, the team announced today. A multiyear partnership makes City National Bank the official bank of the team as well as … Read more...

07.23.17
2 a.m.
If you’re worried about being priced out of attending a Vegas Golden Knights home game during the team’s inaugural season, you can rest easy. Read more...

07.19.17
1:06 p.m.
The Las Vegas City Council approved a lease agreement this morning allowing a professional soccer team to play at Cashman Field starting in March 2018. The lease The agreement was approved on a 7-0 vote. If granted an … Read more...

Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, and Conor McGregor pause for photos during a news conference at Staples Center on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Los Angeles. ...
07.11.17
6:20 p.m.
The undefeated boxer and the Irish UFC champion have thrown their first jabs in a summer of verbal sparring before the fighting spectacle of the year. Mayweather and McGregor kicked off a four-city promotional tour, facing off in front of … Read more...

At left, in a July 7, 2016, file photo, Conor McGregor speaks during a UFC 202 mixed martial arts news conference, in Las Vegas. At ...
07.11.17
10:03 a.m.
Floyd Mayweather’s boxing match against Conor McGregor will be held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas after promoters reached an agreement with Ice Cube to move … Read more...

Nunes made it hard for Shevchenko to breathe last time they squared off.
07.06.17
12 a.m.
Amanda Nunes has effectively retired the two most famous female fighters in history in her past two fights. Read more...

Vince Papale, who gained fame when his journey from high school teacher to being a 30-year-old rookie with the Philadelphia Eagles was made into the ...
05.18.17
2 a.m.
Papale, who gained fame when his improbable journey from high school teacher to being a 30-year-old rookie with the Philadelphia Eagles was made into the movie Invincible, will be the … Read more...

05.03.17
2 a.m.
From his days with rap group N.W.A. making the team popular with the street culture, to rocking their gear in various movies, no one is a bigger fan of the silver and black than Ice Cube. He spoke with the Sun about how … Read more...

The Vegas Golden Knights had a topping off ceremony for its Summerlin practice facility on Friday, April 21. Taking part in the ceremony included, from ...
04.21.17
5 p.m.
While Craven, who is supervising the project, isn’t as bold as Gillett in claiming construction is ahead of schedule, he is confident the Golden Knights will be able to hold their inaugural training camp there in … Read more...

04.12.17
5:31 p.m.
The Vegas Golden Knights have their first head coach. Former Florida Panthers coach Gerard Gallant has been pegged to lead the city’s first major league sports franchise next fall in its … Read more...

Early-arriving fans pick out a picturesque spot to take in the Las Vegas 51s’ home opener against Fresno at Cashman Field on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.
04.12.17
2 a.m.
We’ve always had professional sports, and a pretty darn good franchise to boot, in the Las Vegas 51s. They are our first love. They’ve been there year after year when we needed a night of sports entertainment, whether it was a fireworks promotion, dollar-beer night or for our kids to … Read more...

04.03.17
2 a.m.
Finally, Las Vegas can exhale. After more than a year of anxious courtship (and dramatic politics surrounding the big money), the Raiders have received the OK to make … Read more...

04.02.17
2 a.m.
Fans of teams across the country will surely schedule vacations around their team traveling to Las Vegas, and it’s never too early to start planning. The NFL designs its schedule each year using a formula that rotates which division teams … Read more...

A look at the proposed $1.9 billion domed football stadium for the Oakland Raiders and UNLV football in Las Vegas.
03.31.17
2 a.m.
Years before they open their new $1.9 billion home, the Las Vegas Raiders need to line up a few wealthy houseguests. What major events follow the Raiders and co-tenant UNLV football into the 65,000-seat facility will determine much of the project’s success, as the two teams will combine to occupy the building fewer than … Read more...

In this Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, file photo, Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio walks on the field before the first half of an AFC ...
03.28.17
12:23 p.m.
Raiders coach Jack Del Rio grabbed a cup of coffee and sized up the large group of reporters surrounding his table at the AFC coaches breakfast at the Arizona Biltmore resort. “What might be on your minds?” Del Rio said jokingly. Here are … Read more...