Hannah Williams, a PhD student at UNLV and second runner up in the Hooters Girl national pageant, talks about her accomplishments. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesafye
Shania Twain and Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis are fast friends.
When former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman was seeking support to bring the league’s All-Star Game to town, Kobe Bryant immediately came to mind.
Tiger Woods and Kobe Bryant arrived at roughly the same time in 1996. Woods won the first of his 82 titles on the PGA Tour on Oct. 6, 1996, at the Las Vegas Invitational. Bryant made his first appearance for the Lakers the following month.
While few in sports history owned Bryant’s cutthroat competitive nature as a player, fatherhood seemed to soften him.
The LVCVA on Sunday canceled the rollout of its newest advertising campaign activities after the sudden death of Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant. A 60-second television spot aired as scheduled during the Grammy telecast.
Fans and players alike at Thomas Mack Center mourned the late Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash Sunday morning alongside his daughter, Gianna, and seven others.
Kobe Bryant was fluent in Spanish and Italian. And he never hesitated to offer answers to media from across the world in their native tongues. That was beaufiful to me.
The shooting took place at Mac’s Lounge in Hartsville, Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee told news outlets.
UNLV’s upset bid against No. 4 San Diego State fell short as the Rebels lost 71-67. Bryce Hamilton led the Rebels with 29 points and 10 rebounds.
The Golden Knights season has been underwhelming, but the hiring of Peter DeBoer introduces a sense of urgency. Here’s who the Knights need to improve down the stretch.