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
I'm Just Saying | Now no one can say how many shots Sylvester Stallone has left to win an Oscar, but his role as Rocky Balboa in the movie “Creed” was a knockout.view
Inside the Ring | This Saturday night the UFC makes its way across the pond as O2 Arena in London, England plays host to Fight Night 84.view
Ice Cubes | Twelve months ago, the Vegas Golden Knights didn’t have a roster, busily preparing for the NHL expansion draft. Today, in light of the unique location of this expansion team, there is only one word that can cover the club’s unprecedented success: Boxcars!
Slot Club Spotlight | The Skyline Hotel & Casino in Henderson recently launched its long-awaited new slot club. The Skyline, located at 1741 North Boulder Highway, features classic Vegas charm with all the comforts of home.
The largest U.S. credit card issuers, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc. and American Express Co., have yet to formulate a policy delineating if and when their cards may be allowed for use in sports gambling.
The Louisiana Legislature adjourned its regular session without reaching a deal on a proposed extension of the Harrah’s New Orleans casino gambling license. The bill died thus dealing a major setback to plans for a new $350 million hotel project.
Wynn Resorts has announced it has completed the removal of nearly 1 million tons of contaminated sediment from the former chemical plant site on which it's building a $2.5 billion Boston-area casino now to be called Encore Boston Harbor.