Golden Nugget strikes it Rich in poker
Poker Profiles | This month, I interviewed Andy Rich, the poker room manager at the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas, one of the most popular card rooms in town.
Arrogate shows he's an all-timer after win in Dubai
Lindo Report | I was at Santa Anita the day Affirmed destroyed the field in the 1978 Grade I Santa Anita Derby. I was at Hollywood Park when Seattle Slew, coming off his Triple Crown sweep, was beaten by J.O. Tobin in the 1977 Swaps Stakes in front of over 80,000 fans.
National League has a few longshots worth backing
MLB Previews | Fans of playing long-shot MLB futures are hoping for a bounce-back year after chalk took nine of 10 playoff spots in 2016, with all five teams that reached the NL postseason having pennant odds of 7-1 or lower entering the season.
History made as Oakland Raiders are moving to Las Vegas
Around Town | History was made Monday morning when the NFL team owners, who are holding their annual league meeting in Phoenix, voted 31-1 to approve the Oakland Raiders’ proposed move to Las Vegas, despite a last minute plea in a letter from Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf.
NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas
NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders’ move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday. The vote was a foregone conclusion after the league and Raiders were not satisfied with Oakland’s proposals for a new stadium.