With only a month remaining before the Oakland Raiders’ deadline to file for relocation to Las Vegas, here are four issues worth monitoring.
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Oakland Raiders executives have told the NFL that Goldman Sachs is committed to financing the team’s proposed domed stadium in Las Vegas with or without an investment from casino executive Sheldon Adelson, the Las Vegas Stadium Authority board learned Thursday.
San Diego might have opened a door much wider for the potential of Sam Boyd Stadium hosting the Raiders should relocation plans be approved by league owners and Oakland fans protest with their wallets.
The Oakland Raiders might decline Sheldon Adelson’s stadium investment in pursuing relocation to Las Vegas, Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney II said Wednesday.
Lawrence Epstein, a UFC senior executive, and Tito Tiberti, a construction executive, are expected to be named Thursday to the Las Vegas Stadium Authority board of directors.
Mark Davis, owner of the NFL’s iconic silver-and-black Oakland Raiders, will have a golden opportunity Wednesday in New York to demonstrate to fellow owners that it’s in the best interests of the league to allow his team to move to Las Vegas.
It was one hour prior to kickoff for the Oakland Raiders’ most consequential game in more than 14 years. The owner was crying. Tears of rejoice they were not.
For ‘under’ bettors and Las Vegas sports books, it was as bad as a beat gets. For ‘over’ bettors, it was a veritable New Year miracle.
A 65,000-seat stadium that could be home to the Raiders of the National Football League easily emerged as the No. 1 story in Business for 2016.
Sports in Las Vegas rose to a whole new level this year.
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