Ice Cubes | Did you hear the scream of agony coming from New York following Saturday’s Western Conference playoff game in Anaheim? It was the New York Voices from the Peacock People at NBC Sports.view
NHL Inside The Lines | We are right in the middle of the Conference Finals in the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and in this week’s column, I’ll be taking a look at how each series has played out to this point and what we can use moving forward to cash some playoff tickets on the ice.view
Ice Cubes | Hockey history will transpire this week with the NHL’s first Trophy game to be held in the state of Tennessee, when the 8th-seeded Nashville Predators seek the Clarence Campbell Cup in the Western Conference final against Anaheim.view
VIP Two for Tuesday | Tampa Bay Rays vs. Cleveland Indians (AL), Philadelphia Phillies vs. Texas Rangers (Interleague Play), Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks (NHL West, Gm 3), Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers (AL)view
I'm Just Sayin | Time for some random thoughts. The NHL should consider legalizing gambling as a way to increase interest and viewership in their sport. Funny, the NBA wants gambling to become part of their game, or so it would seem, while hockey stays mum on the topic.view
Ice Cubes | Sometimes, your best wager is the one you never make. Case-in-point: the current Anaheim-Edmonton series for the Pacific Division title, one of the poorest postseason series in recent NHL history.view
VIP Two for Tuesday | Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays (MLB), Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays (MLB), NY Rangers vs. Ottawa Senators (NHL), San Francisco Giants vs. NY Mets (MLB)view
Inside The Lines | We are right in the middle of the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and in this week’s column, I’ll be taking a look at how each series has played out to this point and what we can use moving forward to cash some playoff tickets on the ice.view
VIP Two for Tuesday | Arizona Diamondbacks at Washington Nationals(MLB), Pittsburgh Pirates at Cincinnati Reds (MLB), Utah Jazz at Golden State Warriors (NBA), Nashville Predators vs. St. Louis Blues (NHL)view
NHL Inside The Lines | After an incredible opening round of NHL playoff action featuring an unprecedented 18 Overtime games, the puck will drop on the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on Wednesday night as eight teams remain in the chase for the Stanley Cup.view
Las Vegas’ Steve Wynn, Chairman of Wynn Resorts, is among the top 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2016, according to The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. Wynn, 75, checked in tenth in the calculation released Tuesday.
VIP On the Mark | FREE PREVIEW! There will be many stories coming out locally about UNLV’s new athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois, who on June 1 begins the daunting task of making this school relevant in football and basketball.
Members of the Leech Lake Band Of Ojibwe Indians in northern Minnesota have voted overwhelmingly to move the tribe’s Palace Casino Hotel to a new and larger site nearer to the city of Cass Lake.
Media reports from Pennsylvania indicate the State Legislature is expected to soon act on bills to “fix” an unconstitutional section of the state gaming law and keep millions of dollars routed to municipalities with casinos.
In Michigan, a bill that allows pari-mutuel horse racing bets through mobile devices is gaining legislative support, despite opposition from casinos in the state.