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Saturday, March 16, 2019
Sports bettors are spoiled at the moment with a variety of games to bet on every day in local casinos. It’s not going to stay that way. March Madness will feel like it wraps up as soon as ...
Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019
Tim Frame is flexing and grinning with his teenage son on his arm, enjoying euphoric feelings of fatherhood and achievement. At least those are the emotions the 53-year-old assumes he was experiencing in the framed photograph of Conner and him that hangs near the entrance to his bedroom. The two are celebrating the ...
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
While several of Gorman’s leaders through the years garnered NBA buzz from the time they were in middle school, Noah Taitz ascended more slowly.
Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019
To maximize Super Bowl gambling opportunities, it helps for sports bettors to piece together exactly how they see the action playing out. Here’s one view of how this year’s game will play out ...
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019
NFL teams are notoriously secretive, and the Raiders haven’t typically done much to refute the reputation. That could be changing when the team moves to Las Vegas, starting with the 2020 season. The Raiders recently broke ground on their 323,000-square-foot Henderson headquarters and practice facility off St. Rose Parkway on Executive Airport Drive, and some of the construction plans were made with fans in mind.
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018
The past 12 months will forever be remembered fondly in local sports circles, as they brought a Stanley Cup Final appearance, the debut of two new professional teams and a handful of big fights. What’s in store for Las Vegas’ sports franchises in 2019? Here are ...
Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018
The winningest light heavyweight and youngest fighter to win a title in UFC history is considered the most gifted athlete ever to enter the octagon. The question now is whether he should even be considered for such a distinction going into a long-awaited rematch with Gustafsson in the main event of UFC 232.
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018
It’s awards season in college football, as many of the best players and coaches make the rounds across the nation before bowl games begin December 15. Gambling on the sport has become so popular that the best teams to bet on deserve ...
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018
Sports bettors have a predilection toward teams with high-powered offenses at the top of the standings. In the Rams and Chiefs, they find a pair of teams that hit on both counts. The two teams are tied for both the NFL’s best record, 9-1, and its most efficient offense ...
Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018
Nate Schmidt, Shea Theodore, Alex Tuch should all be with the team through at least the 2024-25 season.
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.