The Canadian center was projected as a possible top-10 pick by multiple analysts until he suffered a partially torn Achilles tendon during training this month.
The Las Vegas resident is preparing for a No. 1 contender bout against former champion Junior dos Santos in the main event of UFC on ESPN3 on June 29 in Minneapolis.
The Aviators rallied from a nine-run deficit on Thursday night in their return to Las Vegas Ballpark, beating the Sacramento River Cats 11-10 in Pacific Coast League play before 10,089 fans.
The “Cody Eakin Rule” has been added to the NHL rulebook. Among a handful of changes approved Thursday, referees must use video review for all major and match penalties beginning in the 2019-2020 season.
A’ja Wilson scored a season-high 28 points Thursday night, but the Aces struggled defensively and fell 95-72 to the Washington Mystics at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Golden Knights right wing Mark Stone didn’t win the Frank J. Selke Trophy for best defensive forward Wednesday, losing out to St. Louis Blues center Ryan O’Reilly at the NHL Awards at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman declined to discuss specifics, but the league’s Board of Governors approved proposals to change video reviews and during a meeting in Las Vegas at Encore.
The Golden Knights announced their preseason schedule Tuesday, as well as the date of their rookie camp and training camp.
The Aviators on Monday continued their assault on Memphis Redbirds pitching, pounding out 13 hits in a 15-6 Pacific Coast League victory.
Golden Knights forward Mark Stone took photos and signed autographs for fans at the MGM Grand’s main lobby Sunday.