Gaming Yesterday | Sports betting and race/sportsbooks are on a fast track to who knows where or when. A new version of Daily Fantasy Sports is now before the Gaming Commission plus eSports is also being considered and refined.view
The Raiders' biggest obstacle in their attempted move to Las Vegas is no longer the support of NFL owners. While the issue of generating enough taxpayer money still looms large, the Raiders are in pretty good shape when it comes to backing.view
Gaming Insider | MGM Resorts looks like a possible partner as the effort to move the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas continues taking shape. The Las Vegas Raiders could play their first NFL game in a domed stadium during the 2020 season.view
Gaming Insider | Las Vegas remains the largest U.S. metropolitan area without a major league sports team but that appears headed for change. The possibility that Oakland Raiders' owner Mark Davis will actually pull the trigger on a plan continues to get lots of attention.view
Around Town | In Southern Nevada, almost any time is a good time for golf. The 40-plus luxurious courses in our valley and nearby communities are a testament to that fact. But on Memorial Day the spotlight will be on six courses in Mesquiteview
Wiseguy Report | Politicians take heat every time they change their opinion – “flip-floppers.” Sports bettors, like politicians, are inevitably going to have some wrong opinions – about teams, players and coaches.view
Atlantic City’s casinos saw their collective operating profit rise by 21 percent for the first six months of the year in a sign the struggling industry may be stabilizing.
FREE PREVIEW! VIP Pigskin Picks | The NFL practice games, otherwise known as the exhibition, er, preseason, are halfway complete. This week’s games traditionally feature starters playing into the third quarter in what have been labeled dress rehearsals for most teams.
Track Phantom | While the Pacific Classic was a race for the fans, the Travers will be a race for the bettors. The Pacific Classic, Del Mar’s marquee event, wasn’t much of a betting proposition. It was, however, a fantastic race to watch.
NFL Previews | For the past three seasons, the AFC South has been the league punching bag, going a cumulative 44 games under .500, including last year’s league-worst 25-39 mark when Houston won the loop at 9-7.
Jim Feist's Football Top 40 | It’s time to kick off a new football season! College football begins for most schools on Sept. 1, so here’s a look at the top teams starting with my top 21-40. And check back next Tuesday for my Top 20