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Fertittas thrive off $4 billion UFC Sale

Fertittas thrive off $4 billion UFC Sale

posted on July 12, 2016 by

Vegas Sports Books | You have to admire the brilliance of brothers Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta who bought a once struggling UFC for $2 million in 2000 and sold it Monday for $4 billion to Hollywood talent agency WME-IMG.

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MGM plays host to UFC Fight Night 90

MGM plays host to UFC Fight Night 90

posted on July 05, 2016 by

Inside the Ring | The MGM Grand Garden Arena plays host to both UFC Fight Night 90 on Thursday evening and TUF 23 Finale this Saturday. It’s the promotion’s third event that will undoubtedly go down as one of the most coveted cards in UFC history.

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We're ready for liftoff

We're ready for liftoff

posted on July 05, 2016 by

Around Town | We are all very excited here at GamingToday as we will be launching our new website this week – completely redesigned and fully responsive.

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Thurman-Porter on CBS is like a free PPV

Thurman-Porter on CBS is like a free PPV

posted on June 21, 2016 by

Inside the Ring | Network television is treating fight fans to a pay-per-view worthy title fight this Saturday night when CBS showcases Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Championship (PBC) series. 

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Fury gets Klitschko rematch in England

Fury gets Klitschko rematch in England

posted on June 07, 2016 by

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.

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Ali will forever be The Greatest

Ali will forever be The Greatest

posted on June 07, 2016 by

V.I.P. On the Mark | In my lifetime, I know of no more beloved person than Muhammad Ali. More than Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela, the Dalai Lama, Mother Teresa. As far as athletes, I first thought of Jesse Owens.

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Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali dead at age 74

Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali dead at age 74

posted on June 04, 2016 by

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.

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Rookie errors can resurface in veteran bettors

Rookie errors can resurface in veteran bettors

posted on May 24, 2016 by

The Takeover | What is it about sports betting where even experienced veterans can still make rookie mistakes? I was a victim of one of the classic Las Vegas sports blunders and fact is I should know better.

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The Mesquite Amateur featured on seven golf courses

The Mesquite Amateur featured on seven golf courses

posted on May 24, 2016 by

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 Mesquite 

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Jackson a huge price worth backing

Jackson a huge price worth backing

posted on May 17, 2016 by

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.

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Value calls for Werdum

Value calls for Werdum

posted on May 10, 2016 by

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).

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Pressure on Canelo to fight GGG

Pressure on Canelo to fight GGG

posted on May 10, 2016 by

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.”

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GGG in Future if Canelo tops Khan

GGG in Future if Canelo tops Khan

posted on May 03, 2016 by

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.

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Take a long shot like Creator for Kentucky Derby

Take a long shot like Creator for Kentucky Derby

posted on May 03, 2016 by

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.

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Redskins' Norman, Cubs have big week

Redskins' Norman, Cubs have big week

posted on April 26, 2016 by

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.

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Jones still the one to back at UFC 197

Jones still the one to back at UFC 197

posted on April 19, 2016 by

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.

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Boxing/UFC Odds

Boxing/UFC Odds

posted on April 15, 2016 by

Boxing/UFC Odds for sports wagering and betting are provided by Stratosphere. Check your local sports book for the latest odds.

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Spieth victim of history at the Masters

 Spieth victim of history at the Masters

posted on April 12, 2016 by

V.I.P. On the Mark | At GamingToday we’re more about thinking ahead rather than looking back, although backtracking often explains what lies ahead in the future. After all, history does tend to repeat itself.

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Expect high level Pacquiao against Bradley

Expect high level Pacquiao against Bradley

posted on March 29, 2016 by

Inside the Ring | This coming Saturday night the MGM Grand Garden Arena will play host to a third fight in the last four years between Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KO’s) and Timothy Bradley (33-1-1-1, 13 KO’s).

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Ko-lossal week for golfer as NCAA bracket is toast

 Ko-lossal week for golfer as NCAA bracket is toast

posted on March 29, 2016 by

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.

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