It was far from the result Chris Weidman was hoping for, but the UFC middleweight champion retained his belt in the main event of UFC 168 on Saturday night at the MGM Grand.
Two dining trends that started gradually in Las Vegas during the past couple of years picked up speed in 2013.
Before my first visit to Laughlin 22 years ago, I told the employer who was sending me there that it was described to me as “just a couple of casinos in the middle of the desert.” His response was to point out that you could describe Las Vegas the same way.
Bryce Dejean-Jones scored 19 points and Roscoe Smith recorded 17 points and 14 rebounds as UNLV closed its nonconference schedule by beating Cal State Fullerton 83-64 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
My mother is a Christmas juggernaut. You can follow. You can assist. But otherwise, get out of the way or you’ll be run over by joy.
Bill Thompson had a great view of the scoreboard from his seat in Basic’s gymnasium Saturday, and he didn’t like what he saw.