LAS VEGAS

Sergey Kovalev

From Death in the Ring to a Light Heavyweight Title Bout: Sergey Kovalev

It's no wonder Sergey Kovalev's nickname is "Krusher". Of his 30 victories, 26 have ended in knockouts. The Russian's journey to success hasn't been all highs, however.
VICE Sports
11.17.16
LAS VEGAS

Nevada Senate Approves $750 Million For Vegas Stadium Despite Needing Money For Hospitals, Schools

I've said it before and I'll say it again: democracy doesn't work.
Aaron Gordon
10.12.16
college football

What You Likely Missed Last Night: An Insane 91-Yard Rushing TD from UNLV's Quarterback

He was clear of danger at UNLV's 40-yard-line, but man, what a set of wheels to get him there.
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.2.16
LAS VEGAS

Las Vegas Committee Recommends $750 Million in Public Funds for New Raiders Stadium

This would be the largest ever public subsidy for a NFL stadium.
Mike Vorkunov
9.15.16
nba

Summer League Superlatives, The Ghost Of Anthony Randolph, And Who Won In Vegas

From "The Anthony Randolph Irrational Excitement Award" to "The Josh Selby 'I'm Not Sure This Is Sustainable' Award," we hand out hardware for the Summer League.
Sam Vecenie
7.19.16
FIGHTLAND

Johny Hendricks Is Done Fighting in Las Vegas

Bigg Rigg lost another decision in Las Vegas. But, maybe he should be looking at solving matters closer to home before blaming the judges.
Jake Hughes
7.11.16
NFL

The NFL's Last, Best Chance to Solve the Oakland Raiders

Hall of Famer Ronnie Lott has assembled a coalition of investors to keep Raiders owner Mark Davis from bolting to Las Vegas, and seems to have Roger Goodell's support. But many hurdles reamin before any deal gets done.
Ty Schalter
6.23.16
LAS VEGAS

​Hockey Night in Vegas: The NHL's Newest Franchise May Not Make Sense, But It Will Bring Dollars

The Vegas NHL deal makes almost no sense. But it involve the team playing in a privately built arena with no taxpayer subsidies—so at least it's not dangerous.
Neil deMause
6.22.16
Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cavaliers Celebrated Winning the NBA Finals by Partying All Night in Vegas

The Cavaliers enjoyed their victory last night from the locker room to Las Vegas
Michael Brice-Saddler
6.20.16
Kentucky Derby

How a Las Vegas Sports Betting Legend Spends Horse Racing's Biggest Weekend

Once upon a time, Alan "Dink" Denkenson was one of the biggest illegal bookmakers in America. Today, he's a professional gambler in Las Vegas, and we tagged along as he prepared for the Kentucky Derby.
David Hill
5.19.16
monster trucks

What I Learned At Monster Jam XVII, The Super Bowl Of Monster Trucks

For two days, the world's finest monster trucks meet in Las Vegas to make tons of noise. These are their stories, or at least what it's like to watch them flip over.
Ed Zitron
4.15.16
Instagram

Ride Along: The Gonzo Twins are NCAA Athletes and Instagram Stars

Who are the Gonzo Twins? That depends on who you ask.
VICE Sports
3.30.16