World Champions were crowned in seven events and all-around on the 10th and final night of the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012. Bareback – Kaycee Field, Header Team Roping Chad Masters, Heeler Team Roping Jade Corkill, Saddle Bronc – Jesse Wright, Tie-Down Roping – Tuf Cooper, Barrel Racing – Mary Walker, Bull Riding – Cody Teel, All-Around – Trevor Brazile.
Canyon Springs will have an appeal heard Thursday after a player was ruled ineligible, forcing the team to forfeit its wins. Arbor View is preparing to play Desert Pines in its place.
The undrafted rookie fullback out of Wisconsin has been a major factor in the Raiders’ success and has developed a connection with first-rounder Josh Jacobs.
“This will allow us to expand our Las Vegas footprint to several marquee resorts,” Joe Asher, CEO of William Hill US, said in a Wednesday news release.
During this year’s ALCS, Houston players were suspected of whistling in the dugout to communicate pitch selection to batters.
New York also cut frequently injured first baseman Greg Bird and left-hander Nestor Cortes Jr., designating the pair for assignment.
James Wiseman will sit out a total of 12 games under a decision announced by the NCAA.
The Westgate sportsbook made James Holzhauer the plus 125 favorite to win the “Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time” event over Ken Jennings (+175) and Brad Rutter (+300).
Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore said Thursday’s “Hockey Fights Cancer” night at T-Mobile Arena will be “special” for him after he survived a brush with testicular cancer.
As quarterback Derek Carr takes the temperature in his locker room, he is comforted in how nothing seems out of the ordinary.