The Aces signed free agent forward Angel McCoughtry on Monday. McCoughtry, 33, is a five-time WNBA All-Star, who averaged 19.1 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists in nine seasons with the Atlanta Dream.
Las Vegas native and avid Aces fan Trevor La Porte jokingly asked on Twitter for $250 to fund a tattoo of Dearica Hamby’s miraculous game-winning shot against the Chicago Sky. Except Hamby wasn’t joking, and reached out to La Porte offering to pay for it. La Porte booked an appointment with local artist Kenneth Marañon, who hadn’t done a sports portrait before. So Hamby wired him the money, and La Porte got the tattoo Saturday during a three-hour session at Beloved Family Tattoo Studio. “I think it looks great,” Hamby wrote in an email. “I think it’s cool I could create memories for people like that.”
The Las Vegas Convention Center expansion increases its cost by 42.5 million to ensure the project will be finished before CES 2021. Review-Journal studio host Aaron Drawhorn and business reporter Rick Velotta go over the new costs and drone footage of the expansion.
The Las Vegas Aces season has come to an end after a 94-90 loss to the Washington Mystics in game four of the WNBA semifinals. Las Vegas Review-Journal host Cassie Soto and Aces beat writer for the Aces Sam Gordon discuss the final game and break down how the season closed out.
Las Vegas Aces head coach Bill Laimbeer says his team should be proud of themselves, despite losing to the Washington Mystics in game four of the WNBA semifinals.
The Las Vegas Aces are 2-2 against the Washington Mystics. The Aces rising to the challenge and overcoming the Mystics defense. Liz Cambage leading the night with 28 points and 6 rebounds. (James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
The Las Vegas Aces are 0-2 against the Washington Mystics, after falling in game two of the semifinals, 103-91. Aces center Liz Cambage’s 23 points kept her team in the game, but turnovers continue to haunt the Aces.
The Las Vegas Aces were unable to come away with a win over the Washington Mystics in the final seconds of game one of the WNBA Semifinals.
The Las Vegas Aces will continue a post-season run thanks to forward Dearica Hamby’s game-winning shot over the Chicago Sky. Watch the buzzer beater and hear the WNBA’s Sixth Woman of the Year describe the big moment.
The Las Vegas Aces should have come away with an easy win over the 5-20 Atlanta Dream, but it was a fight to the finish in the 94-90 victory for the Aces. LVRJ host Cassie Soto and Aces beat writer Sam Gordon discuss how the Aces almost let this win slip away and how rookie guard Jackie Young is finally finding her groove.