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Chiefs vs.  Raiders score, takeaways: Travis Kelce explodes as Kansas City edges Vegas in prime-time shootout

Chiefs vs. Raiders score, takeaways: Travis Kelce explodes as Kansas City edges Vegas in prime-time shootout

Fireworks went off at Arrowhead Stadium on Monday night, both literally and figuratively. Meeting for the first time in the 2022 season, the Chiefs and Raiders combined for almost 750 total yards, going back and forth as Patrick Mahomes slung it to Travis Kelce and Derek Carr fed Davante Adams. Despite a hot start from …

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Chiefs vs.  Raiders score, takeaways: Travis Kelce explodes as Kansas City edges Vegas in prime-time shootout

Chiefs vs. Raiders score, takeaways: Travis Kelce explodes as Kansas City edges Vegas in prime-time shootout

Fireworks went off at Arrowhead Stadium on Monday night, both literally and figuratively. Meeting for the first time in the 2022 season, the Chiefs and Raiders combined for almost 750 total yards, going back and forth as Patrick Mahomes slung it to Travis Kelce and Derek Carr fed Davante Adams. Despite a hot start from …

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2023 NBA Draft: Five takeaways following two showdowns between Victor Wembanyama, Scoot Henderson in Las Vegas

2023 NBA Draft: Five takeaways following two showdowns between Victor Wembanyama, Scoot Henderson in Las Vegas

The second of two head-to-head matchups this week featuring No. 1 prospect Victor Wembanyama and No. 2 prospect Scoot Henderson, the clear (as of now!) prizes of the 2023 NBA Draft class, fizzled a bit late Thursday afternoon with Henderson getting injured in the first half and not returning. But Wembanyama grabbed the spotlight down …

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In Las Vegas, styles determine fights.  That's why BYU-Notre Dame should be a good bout

In Las Vegas, styles determine fights. That’s why BYU-Notre Dame should be a good bout

BYU and Notre Dame will own Las Vegas on Saturday night. The largest venue in the city, Allegiant Stadium, will be full of football fans who paid good money for a ticket to watch what they hope will be a classic battle. Just like Las Vegas itself, the game comes with no guarantees and no …

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UFC Vegas 61: Dern vs.  Yan live results, discussion, play by play

UFC Vegas 61: Dern vs. Yan live results, discussion, play by play

Join us today on Bloody Elbow for live results, discussion, round scoring, and play-by-play (main event) as UFC Vegas 61: Dern vs. Yan goes down in Sin City. The headliner comes in the women’s strawweight division, with contenders Mackenzie Dern and Yan Xiaonan throwing down in a five-rounder. The co-main will take place in the …

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Las Vegas Casino Closing, Another Will Take Its Place

Las Vegas Casino Closing, Another Will Take Its Place

Land has become unbelievably precious in Las Vegas and not just on the Las Vegas Strip. Yes, any buildable property on the Strip itself has been sold for exorbitant prices, but anything that’s downtown or Strip-adjacent has increased in value as well. This has forced resort/casino operators to give deep consideration to how each property …

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Pablo Vegas, a utility executive in Ohio, named ERCOT's new CEO

Pablo Vegas, a utility executive in Ohio, named ERCOT’s new CEO

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news. Pablo Vegas, a utility executive who lives in Ohio, will be the new leader of Texas’ main power grid operator, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. ERCOT’s board announced Vegas’ hiring Tuesday. Vegas becomes ERCOT’s …

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