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Thursday, July 18, 2019
The flow of professional sports teams to Las Vegas continues, with another new franchise joining the fray. The Las Vegas Rollers of World TeamTennis began their inaugural season July 14 in Orlando, Fa., and will make their home debut July 20 at Orleans Arena. “The league thought it was important to ...
Thursday, July 11, 2019
With a solidified new lineup and a memorable new record, now is the time to catch Chris Crisci and company.
Friday, July 5, 2019
The UFC has traditionally relied on historic matchups or megastars to headline the pay-per-view card that caps its annual International Fight Week during July Fourth ...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
“When you’re a kid and going to shows, you don’t realize how much goes into planning and booking those shows. So it’s nice to feel like this many years later—that we can be the ones doing these for a whole new generation of kids.”
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The 50th-annual World Series of Poker began in late May at the Rio with the set of 89 championship tournaments running through mid-July. The Main Event begins on July 3 and lasts 10 days, with ...
Thursday, June 6, 2019
From Blood Red Throne to Kill Everything.
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Full of Hell, Primitive Man and Genocide Pact plat the Downtown venue on May 30.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Refused, Descendents, Flag, The Specials and many more descended upon Downtown Las Vegas for a record-breaking weekend.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
So much for a shortage of suffering; heartbreak is here. Sports sadists should be more than sufficiently sated after the Golden Knights’ devastating first-round playoff series loss ...
Building blocks: The Raiders' three first-rounders will largely determine what kind of team they bring to Las Vegas
Thursday, April 18, 2019
The Raiders left their fan base in an uproar this past year when they traded Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears in the preseason, and, to a lesser extent, when they dealt Amari Cooper to the Dallas Cowboys at the trade deadline. Local fans should reserve the real riot, however, for the possibility of the Raiders striking out on this year’s NFL draft, which runs from April 25-27 in Nashville.
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.