Stories tagged: las vegas
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 4:31 p.m.
Blackstone is in advanced talks to buy and lease back the iconic Bellagio and MGM Grand Las Vegas casinos from MGM Resorts International, according to people with knowledge of the …
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
Clint Bowyer has won just the third pole of his Cup career in time to open NASCAR’s playoffs.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 1, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
As soon as Labor Day passes, September and November are great months for a Las Vegas visit. The summer crowds thin out, the Mojave heat starts to break, and good …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Coaches, players and WNBA executives were pleased with the show Las Vegas put on for the All-Star Game last weekend. Las Vegas Aces coach Bill Laimbeer says he accomplished two …
Mon., July 29, 2019, 3:20 p.m.
Grasshoppers are storming Las Vegas – and showing up like a rainstorm on weather radar.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few will serve as an assistant coach for USA Basketball’s select team, a 13-player squad that will train with and help the national team prepare for the FIBA …
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Pac-12 notes: Conference championship game shifting to Las Vegas in 2020, 2021; replay process amended
Wednesday at Pac-12 Media Day, commissioner Larry Scott confirmed the conference’s title game, held in early December, will move to the Raiders’ new home in Las Vegas for the 2020 …
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Clarke shook off the rust quickly, averaging 14.6 points and hitting the game-winning tip-in in the semifinals to help Memphis reach the Summer League title game against Minnesota on Monday …
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
The NBA’s decision to invite a pair of international teams to the Summer League showed promise, even as it also demonstrated the competitive challenges facing the host team for the …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
Norvell has averaged 13.3 points in the three games he’s played, while shooting 36.3% (12-33) from the field and 40.1% (9-22) from deep.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Harvey is averaging 13 points per game in Las Vegas after averaging six points in his two games during the Salt Lake City Summer League.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
When two-time NBA slam dunk champion Zach LaVine called the Chicago Bulls organization and asked for a favor, it wasn’t the first time he’d reached out for his childhood friend …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey has taken a winding path back to the NBA Summer League
Tyler Harvey didn’t envision it this way, his basketball career trudging through Pennsylvania, France, Italy and Tennessee.
UPDATED: Sun., July 7, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
NBA Summer League:
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
“I was introduced to Jess Roskelley by my teammate, Sam Sicilia. Before we left for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ seven years ago was when I met Jess. We actually signed our …
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
With the game in his hands, Rui Hachimura delivered in his first game wearing a Washington Wizards jersey.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
Zion Williamson’s first NBA show was a sellout. It just ended earlier than fans wanted.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
The family of a woman killed by a gunman raining down gunfire from a Las Vegas high-rise hotel suite filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against eight gun makers and …
Tue., July 2, 2019, 1:21 p.m.
Nevada Highway Patrol says passengers must be alive in order to be counted as occupants in cars using the high occupancy vehicle lane.
Mon., June 24, 2019, 11:08 a.m.
A casino juggernaut was formed Monday when Eldorado Resorts announced it is buying Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., who announced 10 days ago he was transferring from Gonzaga, has committed to St. Joseph’s.
UPDATED: Mon., May 27, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Las Vegas and “The Hunger Games” have collided in the form of a new exhibit, The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, which opened this month at MGM Grand, based on the …
Thu., May 23, 2019, 11:12 a.m.
A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been awarded a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
Fri., March 29, 2019, 5:56 p.m.
Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment four days after getting married in Las Vegas
Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The Raiders have gotten final approval for their lease to remain in Oakland for at least one more season. The Oakland City Council voted to approve the lease for 2019 …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
For one gun owner, the bump stock was just a hunk of plastic that didn’t work as advertised and had been taking up space in his drawer for the past …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Gonzaga has produced a Who’s Who of top women in the courtroom, many of whom meet in Las Vegas for WCC Tournament
If you could pick an era’s Dream Team of successful and powerful women lawyers from Gonzaga, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything quite like what was happening on the banks …
Tue., March 12, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
A defrocked Roman Catholic priest named as one of more than 180 New Jersey priests facing credible accusations of sexual abuse was fatally shot in a new home in a …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
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