Las Vegas, NV. (PRWEB) January 31, 2015 On January 31, 2015 Las Vegas student-athletes ages 10 to 18 will take preventative measures to assist ensure in that they won’t experience a cardiac episode or other serious injury during a sporting event. They are doing this by attending LV Sportz Foundation’s 1st quarter sports physical and heart screening event at First Person Care Clinic in downtown Las Vegas (1200 South Fourth … Read the rest

UFC 183’s Ian McCall aims to finish John Lineker ‘as fast as possible’

Ian McCall LAS VEGAS – Following back-to-back training camps for the same opponent, Ian McCall is sick and tired of thinking about John Lineker. McCall (13-4-1 MMA, 2-2-1 UFC) and Lineker (24-7 MMA, 5-2 UFC) were 1st agreed to be scheduled to meet at UFC Fight Night 56 in November, yet the fight fell apart at the 23rd hour when “Uncle Creepy” was diagnosed with a viral infection on weigh-in … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) – The FBI has arrested (taken in to custody) a 60-year-old Las Vegas guy on numerous charges related to an alleged bond-selling scheme in that bilked investors out of more than $3 million. Federal prosecutors say Ronald Gene Morgan pleaded not guilty in federal court in Las Vegas Thursday to 13 counts of wire fraud and criminal forfeiture. A criminal indictment says he lived in Vegas while … Read the rest

Is It Time To Make A Bet On Las Vegas?

Source: Las Vegas Convention and Visitor Authority. Las Vegas welcomed a record number of visitors in 2014 at over 40 million people coming to Sin City. After a few years of time of struggle following the market accident of 2008, the Las Vegas economy finally looks to be on the other side of recovery. So, with total gaming revenues in the city nearing their 2007 peak, and more new resort … Read the rest

Arianny Celeste Thiago Santos Thiago Santos and Andy Enz Ildemar Alcantara Richardson Moreira Richardson Moreira and Ildemar Alcantara Jimy Hettes Diego Brandao Diego Brandao and Jimy Hettes Tom Watson Rafael Natal Rafael Natal and Tom Watson John Lineker Ian McCall Ian McCall and John Lineker Derek Brunson Ed Herman and Derek Brunson Sara McMann Miesha Tate Miesha Tate and Sara McMann Thiago Alves Jordan Mein Jordan Mein and Thiago Alves … Read the rest

UFC 183 discussion thread

January 31, 2015

LAS VEGAS – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s UFC 183 event at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena. Be sure to follow along with the newest card updates in our UFC 183 live-results post, and then discuss the event in the comments division below. Round-by-round updates and official results begin at approximately 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 10 p.m. ET … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS – UFC 183 takes place today at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event news conference here on MMAjunkie at approximately 1:30 a.m. ET (10:30 p.m. PT). Expected to take part in the press conference are UFC President Dana White, headliners Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, and other winners from the main card. For more on UFC … Read the rest

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Take a look at the most-viewed stories on ktnv.com for the week of Jan. 25.

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Unable to find new home, Las Vegas Wranglers fold

The Las Vegas Wranglers was founded in 2003 as an expansion team to the ECHL. LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – The ice has melted for the Las Vegas Wranglers minor league hockey team. On Friday, the team’s owner Gary Jacobs asserted the Wranglers is “voluntarily withdrawing” membership from the ECHL. Jacobs thanked fans, players and team staff, among others, in an open letter to the team’s Facebook page. Jacobs cited the … Read the rest

By Mark Smith /Journal Assistant Sports EditorPUBLISHED: Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:05 am …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Albuquerque natives Joe and Gavin Maloof are making their best pitches to again get back in to professional sports – and finally get the city of Las Vegas, Nev., in to them, as well. Reports out of Las Vegas tie the Maloof family with billionaire businessman Bill Foley in hopes of luring an NHL franchise … Read the rest

Petition to get Las Vegas soccer stadium on ballot fails

An artist’s rendering of the exterior of a proposed MLS stadium in downtown Las Vegas. (Source: City of Las Vegas) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – A petition aimed at getting voters to decide on a proposed publicly funded soccer stadium in downtown Las Vegas has failed, reportedly officials. In December, the Las Vegas City Council voted 4-3 to approve $50 million in public funds to build a $200 million professional soccer … Read the rest