For much of the modern history of Las Vegas, the region’s sports landscape largely focused on two distinct areas of competition, boxing and UNLV athletics, particularly during Jerry Tarkanian’s decades of success as coach of the Runnin’ Rebels men’s basketball program.  With this in mind, for... Read More

Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins wrapped up their second straight Stanley Cup championship, after notching a 2-0 Game 6 victory versus the Nashville Predators. The Pens now own a whopping five NHL titles since 1991. With five crowns apiece, Pittsburgh and the Edmonton Oilers can boast of... Read More

Monday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins opened up the 2017 Stanley Cup Final with a 5-3 victory over the Nashville Predators. Game 2 will take place Wednesday night at uptown Pittsburgh’s PPG Paints Arena.  The Penguins are seeking their second consecutive NHL championship and third in the last... Read More

On April 9, the Detroit Red Wings concluded their 38-year run at iconic Joe Louis Arena, when defeating the New Jersey Devils 4-1. Ironically, the franchise’s 38th and final season at “The Joe” marks the first time since 1991 that the team did not advance to the postseason. 2016-2017 was without... Read More

Wednesday night, the 2017 NHL postseason gets underway, with four game ones highlighting the schedule. Thursday night, the puck drops on three more opening round series, including contests that feature the conference leading Capitals and Blackhawks.What sets the NHL playoffs apart from pretty much... Read More