Wilmer Flores hit a two-run single, Brandon Allen homered, and three 51s pitchers combined on a seven-hitter as Las Vegas beat the Sacramento River Cats 4-1 on Friday night in Sacramento, Calif.
Just call Kyrie Irving, Anthony Bennett and Andrew Wiggins — Cleveland’s trio of No. 1 NBA Draft picks — the “Three Amigos.” Wiggins already has the jacket worn in the 1986 movie by actors Steve Martin, Chevy Chase and Martin Short.
Las Vegas Review-Journal sports writers Adam Hill and David Schoen have been given $5,000 fantasy bankrolls to bet during the World Cup on either sides, totals or props. Below are their bets for today, with an explanation of their picks:
TODAY AT SANTA ANITA PARK by Richard Eng
On the heels of his most successful season at UNLV, baseball coach Tim Chambers was handed a new five-year contract.
A sure thing is hard to find in sports betting and basketball scouting, although some players are guaranteed to be great. Jabari Parker is a next-best-thing player.
Khem Birch was not picked Thursday in the NBA Draft, but the former UNLV forward picked his spot less than 24 hours later. He is signing as a free agent with the Washington Wizards.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship hosts two events Saturday for the second time in the organization’s history.
The moment NBA commissioner Adam Silver drafted Baylor’s Isaiah Austin on Thursday night — the NBA was the true winner of the evening.
Take a first-hand look at the Colorado River between Hoover Dam and Willow Beach. That stretch of water is part of the Black Canyon Water Trail, one of 16 National Water Trails across the country and the first in the Southwest.