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  1. Raiders’ Del Rio says Las Vegas fans fired up, Oakland diehards will be there

    03.28 / 19:46 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Raiders coach Jack Del Rio grabbed a cup of coffee and sized up the large group of reporters surrounding his table at the AFC coaches breakfast at the Arizona Biltmore resort. “What might be on your minds?” Del Rio said jokingly. Here are …
  2. Get your tickets: Raiders launch site to accept deposit money for Las Vegas stadium

    03.28 / 18:30 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    One day after NFL owners voted to allow the Raiders to relocate to Las Vegas, the franchise has launched a website for fans to reserve tickets for when they begin playing here…
  3. Frank Mason of Kansas unanimous pick for AP All-America team

    03.28 / 17:18 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Frank Mason III was a last-minute recruit for Kansas. He turned into the Jayhawks' latest All-American. The senior guard was the only unanimous selection to the 2016-17 AP All-America team Tuesday, receiving all first-team votes from…
  4. Vegas Play of the Day: TCU vs. Central Florida in the NIT semifinals

    03.28 / 17:18 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …
  5. Plans unveiled for Raiders-themed Pirate’s Booty brothel

    03.28 / 16:05 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    When politicians and Raiders brass touted new business opportunities tied to a planned NFL stadium in Las Vegas, they probably didn’t have this in mind. On Monday, Dennis Hof announced plans to …
  6. What's next for Raiders? A lot, including a season-ticket interest list in Las Vegas

    03.28 / 12:10 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    More than 10 hours into the most important day in his ownership of the Oakland Raiders, Mark Davis walked away from an interview in a lengthy foyer and spun his head quizzically left, then right and left again…
  7. Local sports books cheer on Raiders' move to Las Vegas

    03.28 / 12:10 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    From helping pass legislation prohibiting sports betting in all but a few states to threatening casinos for using the words “Super Bowl” to promote their, um, “big game” parties, the NFL has a long-contentious history with Las Vegas. …
  8. Oakland fans: Raiders 'lost them forever' with vote to move team to Las Vegas

    03.28 / 12:10 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Ivan Davis stared stone-faced at the television as the news came down that the Oakland Raiders would be moving to Las Vegas and was asked if he was a fan of the team. "I used to be," he responded…
  9. Golden Knights owner welcomes the Raiders, not the competition

    03.28 / 12:10 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    As owner of the first major pro sports franchise in Las Vegas, Bill Foley of hockey’s Vegas Golden Knights congratulated Raiders owner Mark Davis today on becoming the second. “On behalf of the entire Vegas Golden Knights family, I would like to …
  10. Las Vegas stadium loans could leave Raiders feeling financial squeeze

    03.24 / 10:03 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    The Oakland Raiders soon will find out if they can put a $1.9 billion stadium on layaway. The team’s complicated stadium financing structure must pass its first major stress test when …
  11. Video: Vegas Golden Knights' facility something 'you wouldn’t have even dreamed about'

    03.24 / 10:03 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    It looks like any other construction site near Downtown Summerlin — workers in hard hats, cranes and other utility vehicles, and plenty of incomplete building framework. But in five months it will be the Vegas Golden Knights’ 146,000-square-foot hockey fortress …
  12. Las Vegas casino owner no longer has to sweat $1M payout

    03.24 / 04:37 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Michigan's loss to Oregon has saved a Las Vegas casino owner $1 million. Golden Nugget owner Tilman Fertitta personally approved a $12,500 bet on Michigan at 80-to-1 odds from Derek Stevens, who owns…
  13. The Latest: Gonzaga, West Virginia tied at 30 at halftime

    03.24 / 01:25 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    The first half of the Sweet Sixteen matchup between West Virginia and Gonzaga can be summed up by two numbers: 27 fouls and only 16 baskets. The combination of frequent whistles and shoddy shooting gives…
  14. Vegas Play of the Day: Xavier vs. Arizona

    03.23 / 19:43 lasvegassun.com LasVegasSun-Sports
    Here’s the latest installment of the Play of the Day, which uses odds from the South Point. Our three sports writers started with …