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Apr

THE LAS VEGAS RAIDERS SELECT…

4/23/20       Matt Gutierrez   “With the 12th pick in the 2020 NFL draft, the Las Vegas Raiders select…” It was supposed to be a draft week complete with boat rides across the Bellagio fountains, a stage in front of the High Roller Ferris wheel, and a nonstop party along the Las Vegas Strip. …

23
Jan

WELCOME TO LAS VEGAS, RAIDERS

January 23, 2020            By: Matt Gutierrez   On Wednesday afternoon, the Raiders announced their official name change from the Oakland Raiders to the Las Vegas Raiders. They even changed their Twitter page, so you know it’s serious. The name change was obviously not a surprise to anyone as the move …

22
Jan

NFL DRAFT HOPES TO MAKE A SPLASH IN LAS VEGAS

January 22, 2020           By: Matt Gutierrez   No one puts on a show like Las Vegas, and the NFL world is about to see why. The 2020 NFL Draft details were released yesterday morning in Las Vegas, and it’s going to be a draft unlike anything we’ve seen before. The actual …

6
Sep

CAN THE RAIDERS AND ANTONIO BROWN SALVAGE THEIR RELATIONSHIP

9/6/19        By: Matt Gutierrez   Antonio Brown has yet to play a single down as a Raider. After Thursday’s fiasco, there’s a very good chance he never will. With the opening Monday Night Football game vs Denver less than a week away, Brown finds himself in the middle of yet another controversy. …

16
Jul

LOOK AT THE SUMMER LEAGUE AS VEGAS’ REAL MAJOR LEAGUE SUCCESS STORY

7/16/19     By: Jon Castagnino   Let’s go back to 2004, Year One of the Vegas Summer League. Only six teams participated (Boston, Denver, Phoenix, Washington, Orlando, Cleveland), games were only played in Cox Pavilion and former Rebel Marcus Banks drew the loudest cheers. Steve Blake, Jameer Nelson and Dwight Howard (!!!) were the main …

26
Apr

RAIDERS DAY ONE DRAFT RECAP

4/26/19     By: Phillip Mueller The Raiders had the 4th overall pick last night and drafted Clemson’s DE Clelin Ferrell, a player some projected to be a middle first round pick. The Raiders had the least amount of sacks in the league last season after trading Khalil Mack to the Bears a week before the …

26
Apr

CONTROVERSY PUTS AN END TO THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS SOPHOMORE SEASON

4/25/19   By: Phillip Mueller         Game 7 was a faceoff between the Knights and the Sharks that solidified a rivalry that’s been building.  The Knights started out a minute 58 into the game with a Colin Miller hooking call to put the Sharks on a early power play. The Knights PK held …

23
Apr

THE TWO MOST EXCITING WORDS IN SPORTS: GAME 7

4/23            By: Matt Gutierrez   The NHL is often described as having the best playoffs of all the major sports. Players seem to elevate their games to levels not seen throughout the course of the 82 game season. Goalies make saves that make you scratch your head. Guys who rarely …

19
Apr

SERIES SHIFTS BACK TO VEGAS FOR GAME 6 FOLLOWING SHARKS 5-2 WIN

4/18/19         By: Phillip Mueller The Knights and the Sharks faced off in game 5 with the Sharks taking a page out of the Knights book as Tomas Hertl scored the games first goal just 1:16 in. Tomas Hertl was assisted by Erik Karlsson and Gustav Nyquist. The Knights stayed hungry to get …