Five things to look for when UNLV's football team plays San Jose State at 6 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
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Rookie slugger Kris Bryant, who led the Chicago Cubs into the playoffs for the first time since 2008, had Major League Baseball's best-selling jersey in 2015, according to sales posted on the league's website on Monday.
New York Yankees veteran starting pitcher CC Sabathia is checking himself into alcohol rehabilitation and will miss the upcoming Major League Baseball postseason, the left-hander said on Monday.
The Washington Nationals fired manager Matt Williams on Monday after a season in which the team badly underachieved and missing the playoffs.
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About 1,500 students and officials showed up at the UNLV Student Union this morning to watch the football team paint the Fremont Cannon red.
Two UNLV football players were named Mountain West players of the week.
The Miami Dolphins on Monday fired coach Joe Philbin, according to multiple sources.
South Africa's parole review board has delayed the release of Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius from prison, where he is serving a sentence for killing his girlfriend, local television station eNCA reported on Monday.
They were lining up the NASCAR trucks for Saturday's race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway when a guy wearing a Route 66 shirt in the media center noticed one of the TVs had been switched. Instead of the race broadcast, it was showing the Arizona State-UCLA football game.
Perhaps Michaella Krajicek's tennis career will have a happy ending after all. The 26-year-old veteran's future was in jeopardy in 2012 after undergoing a fourth knee surgery.
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The Fremont Cannon will be taken through UNLV's campus on Monday morning for a painting ceremony. It will be taken from Lied Athletic Complex at 11 a.m. to the Student Union, where the red paint will be sprayed on the cannon at 11:15.
He still hasn’t lost in Reno. That’s the quip of the weekend for Tony Sanchez, the UNLV head coach whose teams at Bishop Gorman also crushed Reno-based high schools.
The four major sports leagues have taken a fairly hypocritical stance on gambling, mostly holding firm in their opposition to widespread legalization while investing huge dollars in daily fantasy sites such as DraftKings and FanDuel. The NCAA finds itself caught in the middle of it all.
Las Vegas-based Ultimate Fighting Championship is going to try to punch its way into New York, the only state where sanctioned mixed martial arts fights are illegal.
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He has won two Stanley Cups and a pair of Olympic gold medals. Now Drew Doughty gets to win something else — the respect of his teammates in the Los Angeles Kings' locker room.
When you perform a Google search for Erik Jones, seven photos pop up on the search title box. Six are of brightly colored artwork. One is of a youngster sporting a perfect smile and black fireproof coveralls adorned with Toyota patches.
For the second time in his career, Alexander Gustafsson valiantly battled the light heavyweight champion for five brutal rounds. He came up short both times.
RENO — You will excuse Ryan McAleenan for not remembering his assignment, for basking in the glow of a rain-soaked celebration within a sea of red.
Simply put, it was one of the biggest in UNLV's recent football history. Leading just 13-10 with under nine minutes remaining, the Rebels received a 52-yard pick-six touchdown from junior middle linebacker Ryan McAleenan. The ensuing extra point made it 20-10 and all but ended UNR's hopes of rallying for a win.
The UNLV Rebels won on all sides of the ball in Saturday's 23-17 victory over the University of Neva, Reno.