Ignite is comprised of prospects who elect to bypass college basketball, such as Daishen Nix and Jaden Hardy of Las Vegas, and veterans who use the league to aid in their development.
Alison Lee, the Las Vegas-based player, is going public with her mental health challenges in an effort to shine a light on the subject.
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First-round pick Alex Leatherwood struggled as a rookie for the Raiders, while defensive backs Tre’von Moehrig and Nate Hobbs showed star potential.
The Phoenix Suns are the +650 second choice at the Westgate SuperBook to win the NBA championship next season behind the Boston Celtics, the 6-1 favorites.
Only one tight end has been more productive in the past three seasons than the Raiders’ Darren Waller, yet 16 players at the position will make more money in 2022.
Hank Goldberg, a longtime horse racing analyst and NFL reporter and prognosticator for ESPN, died on his birthday Monday in Las Vegas, where he had lived since 2018. He was 82.
Joey “Jaws” Chestnut and Miki Sudo won at the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest.
The loss was the Aces’ fourth in six games and their largest defeat this season. “They played harder, much harder,” Aces coach Becky Hammon said of the Minnesota Lynx.
Craig Reifsnyder, a recently retired mailman from Pennsylvania, realized his dream by playing in the World Series of Poker Main Event on Sunday at Bally’s.