A Money mountain to climb in Vegas. Las Vegas Blog

A Money mountain to climb in Vegas The much-anticipated megafight between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Sun. morning might be a spectacle for both lovers of the sport and people simply caught up in all of the hype. Billed as the fight of the century, it can pit two of the world’s finest boxers against each other for the … Read the rest

How Floyd Mayweather has recently fared at MGM Grand, his spiritual boxing home. Las Vegas Blog

Floyd Mayweather Jr has won all 14 of his fights at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in addition to his last 11. Steve Luckings appears at his five best performances at the undefeated American’s spiritual boxing home.v Diego Corrales, Jan. 2001A definitive fight within the profession of Floyd Mayweather Jr as he systematically took apart the previously unbeaten big-hitting Corrales, who came in to the fight with a fearsome … Read the rest

MGM Resorts International releases investor presentation to fend off hedge fund. Las Vegas Blog

LAS VEGAS – MGM Resorts International, the company building an $800-million-resort casino in Springfield’s South End, stated Mon. in that a hedge fund’s proposed changes to the best way MGM does business are confined and short-sighted. The 32-page report, issued Mon. on MGM’s investor relations web site, makes just one reference to MGM Springfield. It notes in that the property is predicted to open within the 2nd half of 2017 … Read the rest

MGM Resorts International Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date. Las Vegas Blog

Reddit Email Print Reprint LAS VEGAS, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) will release the Company’s financial results for the 1st quarter 2015 before the market opens on Monday, May 4, 2015. The Company will host a conference call in that day at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, which will contain a concise discussion of the results followed by a question and answer session. The call will … Read the rest

Leo Santa Cruz to face Jose Cayetano on May 2nd at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas Blog

By Dan Ambrose: WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (29-Zero-1, 17 KOs) has-been given another opponent for his May 2nd fight on the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao card at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Santa Cruz, 26, shall be fighting Tijuana resident Jose Cayetano (17-Three, eight KOs) in a 10 round non-title bout. Just like the two previous opponents, Cayetano is a 2nd tier fighter … Read the rest

Las Vegas Resorts' Biggest Fear Is Finally Coming. Las Vegas Blog

The Las Vegas strip is changing, with updated hotels, the brand new Linq area built by Caesars Entertainment  (NASDAQ: CZR  ) , and the coming near Las Vegas Arena being built by MGM Resorts International  (NYSE: MGM  ) . Over 41 million people visited Vegas in 2014, and increases in non-gaming revenue from operations such as hotels and conference space has-been a boon for these companies. But now their worst … Read the rest

It’s here: Fight week begins with Pacquiao caravan to Vegas. Las Vegas Blog

ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, APRIL 25-26 – FILE – In this March 11, 2015, file photo, boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, and Manny Pacquiao, of the Philippines, pose for photos after a news conference in Los Angeles. This is not Hagler-Hearns or Tyson vs. Anyone. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the greatest defensive boxer in history, and Manny Pacquiao hasn’t shown knockout power in a while. Expect this fight to go … Read the rest

Pacquiao Planning To Skip MGM Arrival. Las Vegas Blog

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Fb | Twitter LAS VEGAS (AP) – Manny Pacquiao isn’t feeling much love for the hotel where he’ll fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in boxing’s richest fight ever. Pacquiao plans to skip a Tues. ceremony at the MGM Grand marking formal fighter arrivals, an event in that has-been standard at the hotel for major championship fights. Pacquiao is staying at another hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, and can … Read the rest

Mitt and Ann Romney at Donny & Marie at Flamingo Las Vegas and Mesa Grill at Caesars Palace. Las Vegas Blog

Spotted at Donny & Marie Osmond’s headlining show at Flamingo Las Vegas Thurs. night have been politician and businessman Mitt Romney and his spouse Ann, who joined America’s favorite brother-sister duo backstage for a photograph after the show (Photo credit: Cashman Photo for Caesars Entertainment).  Previous to the show, the Romney’s celebrated Ann’s birthday at Bobby Flay’s Mesa Grill at Caesars Palace, where he enjoyed a virgin white peach margarita. … Read the rest