Las Vegas looks like a lock to get an NFL expansion franchise

NHL Is Willing To Expand

Yesterday at the NHL meetings in Las Vegas The Board of Governors came together before the NHL Awards and they gave the go ahead to formally open up the expansion process. The commissioner Gary Bettman, set in motion the

Panthers

Columbus and Calgary Have NHL Arena Woes

There was that Sports Illustrated rumor that the NHL was going to see one team relocate by the end of June. It was knocked down by Commissioner Gary Bettman

David Beckham

Soccer’s Interest is Rising and So Are Stadium Costs

When you think of it, soccer has experienced an extraordinary growth in the United States since the 1994 World Cup which was held around the country

MJ fight

VIDEO: Michael Jordan Breaks Up a Fight in Las Vegas

MJ Steps in and Stops a Fight With his Bodyguards This weekend all eyes were on the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao but it turns out that there was another high profile fight Saturday night in Las Vegas.

Floyd Mayweather Jr., celebrates his victory over Manny Pacquiao Saturday night in Las Vegas.

What is next for Floyd Mayweather ?

Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden arena in  Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision  in what was far from a memorable fight.  For  Mayweather, the win ran his record to 48-0, while, Pacquiao’s record

MLB

Business Journal’s Potential Big League Cities Are a Fantasy

It is probably a good thing that the editors of the American City Business Journal aren’t prospective Major League Sports owners because their investment probably would not work out for them based on where they planned to place a

All-Star Game

NHL’s Next Stop: Las Vegas?

Can Jacksonville resident Bill Foley land a National Hockey League expansion franchise in Las Vegas starting in 2016 or 2017? It could very well happen if Foley and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, can get commitments for 10,000 season tickets

Canada

O Canada Dollar Slump and Sports

It may seem like old times for National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman at this weekend’s NHL All Star Game in Columbus, Ohio. Two decades ago, Bettman was dealing with the plunging Canadian dollar which would eventually drop to

NHL

Viva Las Vegas: Is The NHL Ready for Gambling?

Is the National Hockey League ready for a sports book, Elvis impersonators, Barry Manilow, Celine Dion and gambling on NHL contests? Las Vegas has been pushing for Major League teams over the past decade. The city struck out in

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Las Vegas Soccer Stadium Deal Hits Snag

If Las Vegas wants a soccer stadium, they'll have to really want it. Meaning they'll be paying a pretty penny.