Venus Williams, the world’s former top-ranked tennis player, was the driver at fault in a two-car crash in Florida on June 9 that killed a passenger in the other vehicle, according to the initial police report on the incident released Thursday.
UFC heavyweight Travis Browne details the tense moments before proposing to former UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey.
UNLV’s athletic department has agreed to a 10-year, $57 million deal with Learfield Communications, a multimedia giant with a national footprint.
Sometimes handicapping a horse race is like sitting on a jury and trying to decide if the star witness is telling the truth. A case in point is Saturday’s United Nations Stakes at Monmouth Park, a 1 3/8-mile turf race for 3-year-olds and up.
Ian Steinman, the 2016 WSOP.com Online Player of the Year, rarely plays live tournaments due to a fear of flying. But the resident of Carson City was savoring his first deep run in a WSOP event Thursday at the Rio Convention Center.
The Raiders locked up guard Gabe Jackson with a five-year, $56 million contract extension, meaning both he and quarterback Derek Carr are secured through the team’s relocation to Las Vegas in 2020 and into the 2022 season.
Las Vegas 51s starter Mitch Atkins was signed from the independent Somerset Patriots on June 22.
With UNLV set to hand the reins this season to highly touted redshirt freshman quarterback Armani Rogers, its win total is 5 at the Golden Nugget and CG Technology, which opened it at 5½ before it was quickly bet down.
Golden Knights prospects squared off Thursday in the first of three intrasquad scrimmages as part of their developmental camp at the Las Vegas Ice Center.
Maksim Zhukov and Jiri Patera, the team’s fourth- and sixth-round picks, have looked impressive this week at the team’s development camp.