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Golden Knights license plates a winner among Nevada motorists

Golden Knights license plates a winner among Nevada motorists

Golden Knights “Vegas Born” license plates (vegasgoldenknights)Twenty-five-year Las Vegas Resident Bernard Turner, is among thousands of Nevada motorists who purchased the Vegas Golden Knights “Vegas Born” Nevada specialty license plate in its first two months of availability. Mick Akers/Las Vegas Review-Journal. Las Vegas resident Bernard Turner eagerly removed the temporary […]

Golden Knights mailbag: Is the second line better than the first?

Golden Knights mailbag: Is the second line better than the first?

Vegas Golden Knights‘ Max Pacioretty (67) and Edmonton Oilers‘ Darnell Nurse (25) battle in the corner during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Edmonton, Alberta. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)Vegas Golden Knights‘ Cody Eakin, Alex Tuch and Max Pacioretty, from left, celebrate […]

Kurt Busch signs NASCAR deal with Chip Ganassi Racing

Kurt Busch signs NASCAR deal with Chip Ganassi Racing

Kurt Busch takes photos during the Fan Red Carpet on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, at Wynn Las Vegas, in Las Vegas. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-Journal After signing a one-year deal Tuesday to drive the 2019 NASCAR season for Chip Ganassi Racing, Las Vegas native Kurt Busch suggested that might […]

GAME DAY: Golden Knights welcome back Capitals to Las Vegas

GAME DAY: Golden Knights welcome back Capitals to Las Vegas

Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) makes a second-period save against Golden Knights defenseman Nate Schmidt (88) during Game 4 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final on Monday, June 4, 2018, at Capital One Arena, in Washington. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) moves the puck as […]

Questions and answers on NHL’s newest expansion team in Seattle

Questions and answers on NHL’s newest expansion team in Seattle

Max Rubin cheers and holds a sign in favor of the team name "Kraken" following the announcement of a new NHL hockey team in Seattle, at a celebratory party Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, center left, holds a jersey after the NHL Board […]

NFR’s 10-day run begins Thursday in Las Vegas

NFR’s 10-day run begins Thursday in Las Vegas

South Texas native Bobby Berger preps saddle horses on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at the UNLV Intramural Field, in Las Vegas. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-JournalTyler Jackson, left, livestock crew from Salem, Ark., feeds saddle horses on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, at the UNLV Intramural Field, in Las Vegas. Benjamin […]

Harlem Globetrotter makes world’s highest slam dunk in Las Vegas — VIDEO

Harlem Globetrotter makes world’s highest slam dunk in Las Vegas — VIDEO

In a screen shot from video, Hammer Harrison of the Harlem Globetrotters uses SkyJump at the top of the Stratosphere in Las Vegas to perform the world’s highest slam dunk. (YouTube) Got a trick shot up your sleeve? If so, you should celebrate today as it’s World Trick Shot Day […]

NHL unanimously approves expansion team for Seattle

NHL unanimously approves expansion team for Seattle

Seattle Hockey Partners David Bonderman, left, and Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan talk to the media as they leave a meeting at National Hockey League headquarters, in New York on Oct. 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) SEA ISLAND, Ga. — Seattle is getting a National Hockey League team. It will […]