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World Series of Poker opens with little fanfare

The 46th World Series of Poker got underway Wednesday at the Rio Convention Center without the pomp and circumstance of past years.
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Chicago Bulls fire head coach after 5 seasons

Tom Thibodeau was fired by the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, ending a mostly successful run as head coach with 255 wins in five seasons.

Former college basketball player goes on Twitter rant, rips NCAA

What is there for an American professional basketball player competing overseas to do when the season ends and they are free to party in Tblisi, Georgia? Apparently, get really drunk and start ranting about their college career.

Steph Curry’s daughter steals show again, but not everyone is thrilled

Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors wrapped up the Western Conference Finals Wednesday night with a home win over the Houston Rockets and it was once again time for the league’s MVP to answer questions in the press room. And there was Riley Curry once again in tow.

Tark’s granddaughter keeps busy during break from international basketball

She’s back from the Dead Sea, and so on Tuesday and Wednesday, Dannielle Diamant will be helping out at a basketball camp at the Tarkanian Basketball Academy being administered by Alexis Hornbuckle, one of her rivals under the overseas backboards.

UNLV football hits APR number

Last spring, UNLV put together a hastily called news conference to explain why the football program failed to meet NCAA Academic Progress Rate standards. There was no need to call a news conference this year.

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