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Bleacher Report
MMA Promotion Execs Scrutinized for Managing FightersThere's a reason sports agents aren't allowed to hold executive positions in th
MMA Promotion Execs Scrutinized for Managing Fighters
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 hours ago
There's a reason sports agents aren't allowed to hold executive positions in the teams and leagues that employ their clients. It's hard to imagine a more fertile piece of ground for cultivating conflicts of interest. Agents could sign athletes they... Read more
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CBS News
"It kind of scares you": What boxing may do to the brainMichael Finney started boxing when he was 9 years old. Now, 15 years later, he'
"It kind of scares you": What boxing may do to the brain
CBS News / Posted 14 hours ago
Michael Finney started boxing when he was 9 years old. Now, 15 years later, he's a professional boxer with more than 150 fights under his belt. He fears that those years in the ring have taken a toll on his brain. "A little bit of memory, stuff like... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for May 21School and Greeley Central High School, graduating in 1964. Randy moved to Redw
Tributes for May 21
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
School and Greeley Central High School, graduating in 1964. Randy moved to Redwood City, Calif., and worked as a quality control technician at Farrion Electronics and Western Multiplex. After retiring, he moved to Grants Pass, Ore. Randy enjoyed... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
William Hill US improves summer Olympics wagering menu20 May 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- On February 26, 2015, the Nevada Gaming Commiss
William Hill US improves summer Olympics wagering menu
Rolling Good Times / Posted 3 days ago
20 May 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- On February 26, 2015, the Nevada Gaming Commission approved wagering on the Olympics and William Hill immediately released an initial offering of eight different... Read more
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iol.co.za
A web of debt and inside tipsNew York - The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepai
A web of debt and inside tips
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
New York - The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world’s most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme:... Read more
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Philboxing
FRANCISCO "EL BANDIDO" VARGAS AND ORLANDO "SIRI" SALIDO MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPTBefore the exciting main event, I just want to make a quick reminder announceme
FRANCISCO "EL BANDIDO" VARGAS AND ORLANDO "SIRI" SALIDO MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT
Philboxing / Posted 4 days ago
Before the exciting main event, I just want to make a quick reminder announcement. The co-feature will be Julian 'El Camaron' Ramirez 16-0 with 8 knockouts and he's going to be facing Abraham 'Chamaco' Lopez who is 20-0 with [audio disruption]... Read more
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Canberra Times
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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The Age
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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Denver Post
The gambler, golfer and chairman: A web of debt and insider tipsThe tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
The gambler, golfer and chairman: A web of debt and insider tips
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the center of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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WA Today
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner ph
Codeword: 'Dallas Cowboys'
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The tips came to Billy Walters, the Las Vegas high-roller, by prepaid burner phones and during lunch meetings. From there some were fed to Phil Mickelson, one of the world's most beloved golfers. The code word at the centre of the scheme: "Dallas... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettorsLAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's lar
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettors
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book operators of a series of egregious violations, including underpaying winners, accepting bets after a match and knowingly withholding information even... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettorsLAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's lar
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettors
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book operators of a series of egregious violations, including underpaying winners, accepting bets after a match and knowingly withholding information even... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettorsLAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's lar
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettors
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book operators of a series of egregious violations, including underpaying winners, accepting bets after a match and knowingly withholding information even... Read more
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Daily Herald
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettorsLAS VEGAS -- Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest
Vegas sports book operator accused of underpaying bettors
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS -- Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book operators of a series of egregious violations, including underpaying winners, accepting bets after a match and knowingly withholding information even after... Read more
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ABC News
Vegas Sports Book Operator Accused of Underpaying BettorsNevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book
Vegas Sports Book Operator Accused of Underpaying Bettors
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
Nevada gambling regulators have accused one of the state's largest sports book operators of a series of egregious violations, including underpaying winners, accepting bets after a match and knowingly withholding information even after authorities... Read more
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Covers.com
‘Las Vegas Raiders’ are the oddsmakers' favorites but still a logistical long shot -“The early odds were obviously infinitely higher,” says Nick Bogdanovich, direc
‘Las Vegas Raiders’ are the oddsmakers' favorites but still a logistical long shot -
Covers.com / Posted 7 days ago
“The early odds were obviously infinitely higher,” says Nick Bogdanovich, director of trading for William Hill US and a longtime operative in the sportsbook world. “I’d have put it at 500/1, 1,000/1, some crazy odds.” Tony Miller, director of race... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Nevada Gaming Policy Committee gets a lesson in eSportsThe Governor's Gaming Policy Committee held a wide-ranging meeting in Las Vegas
Nevada Gaming Policy Committee gets a lesson in eSports
Rolling Good Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Governor's Gaming Policy Committee held a wide-ranging meeting in Las Vegas on Friday morning to discuss what's looking like the next big thing in the gaming industry: eSports, or competitive video gaming. "The eSports industry is projected to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Get to Know the Scariest Woman in MMAThe UFC is home to a number of amazing athletes, but few have captured fans' im
Get to Know the Scariest Woman in MMA
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
The UFC is home to a number of amazing athletes, but few have captured fans' imaginations in any serious way. There have been exceptions over the years, of course (particularly ConorMcGregor and Ronda Rousey), but for the most part, MMA is thoroughly... Read more
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Business Wire
Red Rock Resorts Announces Agreement to Acquire Palms Casino ResortWIRE)--Red Rock Resorts, Inc. ("Red Rock Resorts", "we" or the "Company") (NASD
Red Rock Resorts Announces Agreement to Acquire Palms Casino Resort
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
WIRE)--Red Rock Resorts, Inc. ("Red Rock Resorts", "we" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: RRR) today announced that Station Casinos LLC has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Palms Casino Resort (the "Palms") in Las Vegas, Nevada... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair NeedsAP: BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertility ProjectAP: BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertil
WCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair Needs
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
AP: BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertility ProjectAP: BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertility Project The Bureau of Land Management has pulled the plug on a public-private partnership in Nevada aimed at shrinking the size of a wild horse herd southeast of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertility ProjectWCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair NeedsWCSD to Hold Commu
BLM Ends Nevada Mustang Fertility Project
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
WCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair NeedsWCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair Needs The Washoe County School District plans to hold five community meetings to discuss overcrowding and repair needs inside area... Read more
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KTVN Reno
University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center Offers Wi-Fi Security TipsWCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair NeedsWCSD to Hold Commu
University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center Offers Wi-Fi Security Tips
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
WCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair NeedsWCSD to Hold Community Meetings on Overcrowding, Repair Needs The Washoe County School District plans to hold five community meetings to discuss overcrowding and repair needs inside area... Read more
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KTVN Reno
University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center Offers Wi-Fi Security Tips The University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center is expanding and teaches bot
University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center Offers Wi-Fi Security Tips
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
The University of Nevada's Cyber Security Center is expanding and teaches both students and the community... Read more
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ESPN
Congress meets to discuss daily fantasy sportsA Congressional subcommittee will examine the daily fantasy sports industry dur
Congress meets to discuss daily fantasy sports
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
A Congressional subcommittee will examine the daily fantasy sports industry during a Wednesday hearing in Washington, D.C. that could lead to further discussion on the sports betting laws in the United States. The Subcommittee on Commerce,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UALR finalist Rudin sets fast paceBOISE, Idaho -- Mark Rudin is a double punctuator. Sometimes triple, depending
UALR finalist Rudin sets fast pace
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
BOISE, Idaho -- Mark Rudin is a double punctuator. Sometimes triple, depending on the subject. He doesn't just text in plain sentences. The words are filled with energy, with excitement and with questions -- marked with double question marks, of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Frankie Gomez cruises to victory over Mauricio Herrera in welterweight boutFrankie Gomez's road back from the embarrassment of one year ago brought him Sa
Frankie Gomez cruises to victory over Mauricio Herrera in welterweight bout
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
Frankie Gomez's road back from the embarrassment of one year ago brought him Saturday to a place of joyous validation. The East Los Angeles fighter who missed his weight limit by a staggering 61/2 pounds last May in Houston, forcing the cancellation... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks' Brain trauma made headlines on 9 April with the death of Portuguese mixed mar
'Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks'
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
Brain trauma made headlines on 9 April with the death of Portuguese mixed martial arts fighter Joao Carvalho. FILE: Amnat Ruenroeng of Thailand gets help with his headgear after defeating... Read more
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Philboxing
Teenage sensation Devin "The Dream" Haney Making national television debut May 21Night at the D" series, presented by the D Las Vegasand Downtown Las Vegas Even
Teenage sensation Devin "The Dream" Haney Making national television debut May 21
Philboxing / Posted 18 days ago
Night at the D" series, presented by the D Las Vegasand Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC), is promoted by Roy Jones Jr. (RJJ) Boxing Promotions. The May 21st show, airing (8 p.m. PT / 11 p.m. ET) live on CBS Sports Network from under... Read more
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FOX News
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head saysFighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especially during tr
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
Fighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especially during training, to protect against brain injury, a medic leading a long-term study into head trauma said. With two professional bouts marred by high-profile head injuries in the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says3, 2015. Nick Blackwell (R) and Chris Eubank Jnr compete for the British Middl
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 days ago
3, 2015. Nick Blackwell (R) and Chris Eubank Jnr compete for the British Middleweight Title at the SSE Arena, Wembley, London, March 26, 2016. Mandatory Credit: Action Images/Adam Holt File Photo The NFL logo and set are seen at New York's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head saysREUTERS: Fighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especially
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
REUTERS: Fighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especially during training, to protect against brain injury, a medic leading a long-term study into head trauma said. With two professional bouts marred by high-profile head... Read more
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The Star
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says - Boxing(Reuters) - Fighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especial
Fighters need to learn more about concussion risks, study head says - Boxing
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
(Reuters) - Fighters need to learn more about the risks of concussion, especially during training, to protect against brain injury, a medic leading a long-term study into head trauma said. With two professional bouts marred by high-profile head... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Hazard Named to Bench Award Watch ListNevada Release 5/4/2016 Senior Justin Hazard has been named to the Johnny Ben
Hazard Named to Bench Award Watch List
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
Nevada Release 5/4/2016 Senior Justin Hazard has been named to the Johnny Bench Award watch list, the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission announced. The award is presented annually to the top catcher in Division I collegiate baseball. Hazard is... Read more
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Philboxing
CANELO VS. KHAN FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTESLAS VEGAS (May 4, 2016) WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champi
CANELO VS. KHAN FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES
Philboxing / Posted 19 days ago
LAS VEGAS (May 4, 2016) WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) and British top fighter and former two-time world champion Amir "King" Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) met today for one final press conference at... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fantasy sports are now legal in TennesseeNASHVILLE — The fantasy sports industry scored the ultimate money-making touchd
Fantasy sports are now legal in Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
NASHVILLE — The fantasy sports industry scored the ultimate money-making touchdown this week in Tennessee. Without fanfare, Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill pushed by online giants DraftKings and FanDuel allowing the companies and approximately 1... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Raiders owner to Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Vegas: Build it and we will come
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Davis says move idea is serioushe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Davis says move idea is serious
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Oakland Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver “Las Vegas Raiders” banner. He mad
Oakland Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver “Las Vegas Raiders” banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Raiders owner says he will spend $500 million in Vegashe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner says he will spend $500 million in Vegas
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will comehe posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He mad
Raiders owner to Las Vegas: Build it and we will come
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 25 days ago
he posed with fans behind a black and silver "Las Vegas Raiders" banner. He made a few jokes before delivering a $500 million commitment to a new stadium in the city for his team. Then the owner of the Raiders got serious about the prospects of... Read more
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