Inside the Ring | We are now just a month away from one of the most highly anticipated rematches in the heavyweight division.The reigning WBA and WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury makes his first defense against Wladimir Klitschko.view
Muhammad Ali, the charismatic three-time heavyweight boxing champion of the world and Olympic gold medalist, died Friday night at a hospital in Phoenix, where he was living. He was 74.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
Inside the Ring | This Saturday night boxing takes center stage here in Las Vegas where three junior middleweight world titles will be up for grabs. Most of the attention will be centered on the rematch for the WBA strap between Vanes Matirosyan and Erislandy Lara.view
Inside the Ring | Some of Brazil’s most celebrated UFC fighters will be on display from start to finish at UFC 198, including the main event when current heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1) defends his strap against Stipe Miocic (14-2).view
Gennady “GGG” Golovkin has a very quotable personality. His “big drama show” to describe his fights caught on with the sports world and his new phrase in the buildup to last Saturday’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez-Amir Khan fight was “give me belt.”view
With Floyd Mayweather’s retirement, Middleweight Champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is boxing’s biggest star. The biggest thing that separates Canelo from the brash undefeated Money Mayweather is he likes to come forward to engage his opponent.view
The Takeover | Let me use this space to talk a little bit about this coming weekend. I am not a horse guy per se, part of it comes from dealing with horse bettors on a regular basis and hearing the same old complaints over and over.view
I'm Just Saying | Some random thoughts. The NBA has to be happy the first round is almost over. It hasn’t exactly captured my attention. If you are a Chicago fan, don’t look now but the Cubs aren’t the only team in town doing well.view
Inside the Ring | The stage was set for the undisputed UFC Light Heavyweight king to be crowned this Saturday night in Las Vegas as former champion Jon Jones and current title holder Daniel Cormier were scheduled to meet for the second time.view
V.I.P. On the Mark | After seeing my NCAA national champion pick Virginia go down in flames at the hands of Syracuse, I flipped the dial to golf and watched Lydia Ko win the latest LPGA event at Carlsbad, California.view
New York’s Assembly voted 113-25 Tuesday to legalizemixed martial arts, clearing the way for fights late this year and expanding the combat sport into the last state to still prohibit it.view
Vegas Sports Books | What other city in the world could handle a USA Sevens Rugby tournament, a college basketball conference tournament, a UFC title bout with one of its most popular fighters and NASCAR races all in one weekend?view
Lawmakers are considering a whopping progressive tax on proposed Japanese casino/resorts that might reach 50 percent of gross gaming revenue, reports The Japan Times.
Las Vegas-based Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD) reported fourth-quarter net income of $82.2 million on Tuesday. The company said it had profit of 71 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, were 22 cents per share.
MGM Resorts International Chairman and CEO Jim Murren has revealed his company is ready to quickly move toward accepting sports bets, should the U.S. Supreme Court legalize national sports wagering.
Cash Considerations Podcast | Big Dave and Mo talk college hoops. The boys break down the big conferences, who is in, who is out, and who has to play their way into the dance.
Clear the Bases | Over the season, you can expect my top MLB picks and betting angles, current baseball news, and the inside scoop from our own race and sports directors on the biggest bets and who is making them.