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The UNLV men’s basketball team has earned the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award for the first time, the organization announced Wednesday. Created by the NABC Committee on...

Following Wednesday’s 6-4 defeat on the road in the USL Game of the Week in Oklahoma City, a shorthanded Las Vegas Lights FC side will have some added roster reinforcements on Saturday night in the second leg of a crucial 4-match...

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, July 13, that the team has agreed to terms with goaltender Marc-Andre Fleuryon a three-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season worth an average annual value...

The Las Vegas Aces moved to within a game and a half of the idle Atlanta Dream Tuesday evening, improving to 9-12 on the year with a 98-74 road win over the Chicago Sky. The Aces have won 8 of their last 13 games since beginning the...

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced that the team has signed defenseman Colin Miller and goaltender Oscar Dansk. Miller signed a four-year contract through the 2021-22 season worth an average annual value of...

  Playing short-handed on a hot and (rare) humid night in Downtown Las Vegas, Lights FC delivered one of its most satisfying performances of the 2018 season. Behind strong play from the back line and the second goal in as many...

Neither team led by more than seven points Thursday evening, but the Las Vegas Aces used a late 6-0 run to come away with an 84-80 victory, and leapfrog the Chicago Sky into ninth place in the league standings. The Aces now trail the...

A’ja Wilson played just 4:27 in the first half due to foul trouble, Sunday afternoon, and the Los Angeles Sparks capitalized by building a double-digit lead that they would never relinquish en route to a 87-71 victory. Los Angeles led...

In a busy first day of NHL free agency, that saw the Vegas Golden Knights lose forward David Perron, who signed a four-year deal with the St. Louis Blues, General Manager George McPhee announced that the team has re-signed three of...

A wild night that included seemingly non-stop, uptempo offensive attacks and a lengthy weather delay resulted in Las Vegas Lights adding a point to its total on the USL Western Conference table via a 2-2 draw with Tulsa Roughnecks FC....

With the 2018 Huntington Bank Triple-A All-Star Game presented by Gildan less than two weeks away, the Pacific Coast League today unveiled its roster. The 31st annual contest, which pits the top talent from each of the two Leagues at...

UNLV Athletics announced its opponents and dates for the non-conference portion of its 2018-19 men’s basketball schedule Thursday. The program’s Mountain West slate was announced earlier this month. The Runnin’ Rebels’ schedule...

The Las Vegas Aces had four players score in double figures Sunday afternoon, but it wasn’t enough as the Minnesota Lynx picked up an 88-73 victory over Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay Events Center. Minnesota scored the first nine points of...

To begin a mid-summer stretch that sees Las Vegas Lights FC play 8 of 10 matches on the road, the club almost started things off with a dramatic-yet-positive result. However, a last-second penalty kick attempt rang off the right post,...

The Vegas Golden Knights made eight selections on the second and final day of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The selections were announced by Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George...

The National Hockey League announced on Thursday, the Golden Knights 2018-19 regular season schedule. The full schedule can be found below (all times Pacific and are subject to change). Regional and national broadcast information will...

Las Vegas Aces guard Moriah Jefferson, who hasn’t played in a WNBA game since last August 12 due to a knee injury, was cleared for practice this week, and will take part in her first practice of the year on Thursday, June 21 at...

The Seattle Storm erased a 14-point Las Vegas’ lead Tuesday evening, but the Aces outscored the Storm 25-14 in the fourth quarter for an 89-77 victory. Las Vegas opened the game on a 17-3 run, with A’ja Wilson leading the...

Las Vegas got a pair of double-doubles Sunday evening— a 21-point, 10-rebound effort from A’ja Wilson, and an 11-point, career-high 12-rebound performance from Nia Coffey—but it wasn’t enough as the Aces fell to visiting...

Las Vegas nearly erased all of a 13-point deficit Friday evening, but couldn’t quite get over the hump as Dallas picked up a 77-67 victory over the Aces. It was the final game of a four-game road trip for Las Vegas, who finished it...

Vegas Golden Knights General Manger George McPhee announced the following recent transactions: the team has signed forwards Ben Jones, Jake Leschyshyn, Gage Quinney, Stefan Matteau, and Brooks Macek. Jones and Lechyshyn each signed...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced today, June 11, that the organization will hold a “Stick Salute to Vegas and Our Fans” event to thank fans Wednesday, June 13, on 3rd Street Stage, located on Fremont Street...

UNLV men’s basketball announced its 18-game 2018-19 Mountain West schedule on Monday, as the league released the entire lineup of games.   The schedule format for the 11-member conference includes eight home-and-home series and...

The Las Vegas Aces (1-6) whittled a 15-point Phoenix lead down to four with 3:17 to go in the fourth quarter, but scored on just one of their remaining five possessions, falling to the Mercury (7-3), 72-66.   The Mercury led 7-6...

Game 5 By the Numbers The Golden Knights went 2-0 in Game 5 en route to the Stanley Cup Final, defeating San Jose at T-Mobile Arena in the Second Round and clinching the Western Conference Final at Winnipeg. The Capitals are 2-1 in...

UNLV Athletics posted its highest collective semester grade point average in history at 3.03 as Spring 2018 grades were made official by campus. The impressive semester mark bests the 3.01 turned in by Rebel student-athletes just last...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced Sunday the Golden Knights will hold an additional official Game Four road game watch party presented by the D Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena. Doors will open at 3:30 pm for the 5:00 pm...

The Golden Knights and Capitals traded the lead four times in Game 1 in the Stanley Cup Final. Washington overcame a 1-0 deficit to go ahead 2-1, Vegas responded by taking a 3-2 advantage. The Capitals then rallied for a 4-3 lead, but...

UNLV men’s golf senior Shintaro Ban was named PING First Team All-America, the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Tuesday. Ban is UNLV’s second straight First Team All-America honoree as John Oda was recognized the...

The Vegas Golden Knights won a wild Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals 6-4 over the visiting Washington Capitals on Monday. Tomas Nosek scored the game winner midway through the third period, breaking a 4-4 tie, then added an empty...

The No. 20 UNLV men’s golf team improved on its first-round score by four strokes Saturday, shooting a 293 to move up five spots into a tie for 21st place with a 14-over 590 score at the 2018 NCAA Championships, which is being played...

As the Golden Knights are preparing for the Stanley Cup Finals, the team has announced a policy change that will have an affect on some of their growing legions of fans. All season long, the team has allowed fans to come to City...

The National Hockey League has announced the dates for the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, which will begin on Monday, May 28.   The Stanley Cup Final will match the winner of the Eastern Conference Final, either the Tampa Bay...

The Vegas Golden Knights have done something nobody predicted. Not Bill Foley, not Gerard Gallant, not any of the players. Certainly not the Las Vegas sportsbooks. After a 2-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals in Winnipeg,...

The National Hockey League announced on Wednesday that George McPhee of the Vegas Golden Knights, Kevin Cheveldayoff of the Winnipeg Jets and Steve Yzerman of the Tampa Bay Lightning are the three finalists for the 2017-18 NHL General...

Las Vegas Aces President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Bill Laimbeer announced Tuesday that the Aces have signed three-year WNBA veteran Shoni Schimmel. The signing comes just two days after Schimmel was waived by the New...

  The Vegas Golden Knights played the game they have become known for this season and defeated the WInnipeg Jets 3-1 to even their best-of-seven Western Conference Final playoff series at 1-1. Jonathan Marchessault scored twice,...

NBA TV announced on Monday that it will broadcast the Las Vegas Aces’ inaugural home opener, Sunday, May 27, against the Seattle Storm. Tip time has been moved to 5:30 pm to accommodate the broadcast. NBA TV is also opening the 2018...

  In their final preseason game, the Las Vegas Aces got a near double-double (9 points, 12 rebounds) from number one draft pick A’ja Wilson, and erased a 16-point third quarter deficit, but the Dallas Wings recovered in the...

The Las Vegas Aces made three roster moves this week, waiving guards Jacki Gemelos, Brooke Johnson and Kahlia Lawrence. Gemelos was originally drafted out of USC by Minnesota in the third round of the 2012 WNBA Draft. The Lynx waived...

Each of Las Vegas Lights FC’s two matches last week ended in a draw, but the similar results left the team with two entirely different feelings. Last Monday’s 0-0 result on the road at Real Monarchs SLC felt a bit like a...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced on Wednesday a watch party for the first game of the Western Conference Final at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center presented by the D Las Vegas on Saturday, May 12.   The...

On Tuesday, Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced the on-sale information for tickets to Vegas Golden Knights home games during their Western Conference Final playoff series against the Nashville Predators/Winnipeg...

The Vegas Golden Knights finally know when they will be playing in Round Three of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Now the team can only wait another 48 hours or so to find out who the opponent will be. The National Hockey League announced...

The UNLV men’s basketball program has received a signed national letter of intent from Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua, head coach Marvin Menzies announced Friday. Tchamwa Tchatchoua plans to enroll at UNLV this summer and will be a...

With plenty of promotions and festivities planned for Saturday night’s Cinco de Mayo soccer party at Cashman Field, one tribute carried out by the Las Vegas Lights FC players will hold special meaning to Technical Director...

As much as the Vegas Golden Knights enjoyed their 7-0 Game 1 victory in their best-of-seven series against the San Jose Sharks, the San Jose quickly forgot about it as ‘just another game.’ The Sharks came out hungry in Game 2, coming...

U The No. 20 UNLV men’s golf team will be the No. 4 seed at the NCAA’s Columbus Regional, which begins Monday, May 14, the NCAA announced Wednesday. It will be hosted by Ohio State University at the OSU Golf Club’s...

Monday night’s second-round playoff Game 3 between the Vegas Golden Knights and the San Jose Sharks was eerily similar to Game 2 at T-Mobile Arena. In both games, the home team had a lead, only to see the visitors come back to score...

The Vegas Golden Knights will host second round road game watch parties at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center presented by the D Las Vegas tonight (April 30) for game three of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and outside on Toshiba Plaza,...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced today, April 28, second round road game watch parties at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center presented by the D Las Vegas on Monday, April 30 for game three of the Stanley Cup...

The Vegas Golden Knights and San Jose Sharks finally got to open their second-round playoff series after what seemed like an eternity. Vegas finished their first-round sweep of the Los Angeles Kings nine days ago. San Jose completed...

John Oda and Sophie Cortes topped the Rebels recognized at the 33rd Annual UNLV Scholar-Athlete Honors Banquet, which was held at the MGM Grand Conference Center Monday night. Oda, from the men’s golf program, was named...

The No. 21 UNLV men’s golf team led wire-to-wire and shot a final-round 4-under-par 284 Sunday to win its third straight Mountain West Championship by 11 shots at the Olympic Course (par 72, 7,115 yards) at Gold Mountain Golf Club.  ...

Vegas Golden Knights Chief Marketing Officer Brian Killingsworth announced today that the Vegas Golden Knights have launched their own channel on Twitch, the popular online video platform for viewing and streaming digital broadcasts....

It’s another first for Las Vegas Lights FC in a year that is filled with them.   On Wednesday, May 16, the club will take part for the first time in the oldest ongoing soccer competition in the United States – the...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced today, April 19, the on-sale information for tickets to Vegas Golden Knights home games during their second-round playoff series against the San Jose Sharks. The dates and times for...

Florida Panthers center Aleksander Barkov, Vegas Golden Knights center William Karlsson and Buffalo Sabres center Ryan O’Reilly are the three finalists for the 2017-18 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player adjudged to have...

UNLV men’s golf senior Shintaro Ban has been named the Co-Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week, the league announced Wednesday. This is Ban’s sixth career MW Golfer of the Month/Week accolade and his fifth of the...

It was 36 seasons ago on April 10, 1983, the then-Las Vegas Stars began playing professional baseball as a member of the Pacific Coast League at Cashman Field.  After an ownership change and 18 seasons as the Stars (1983-2000), it was...

An intense, physical match Saturday night at Cashman Field between Las Vegas Lights FC and Sacramento Republic FC ended in a 1-1 draw, in front of a passionate crowd of 8,167. The final score was fitting of a match filled with eight...

After winning their first-ever Stanley Cup playoff game on Wednesday, the Vegas Golden Knights added another first to their remarkable inaugural resume. The team played in their first overtime Stanley Cup playoff game, outlasting the...

The No. 23 UNLV men’s golf team will be back in action Saturday-Sunday, April 14-15, as it competes at the 46th annual ASU Thunderbird Invitational. The tournament will be played at Karsten Golf Course (par 72, 7,032 yards) in...

Las Vegas Lights Football Club’s first “10-day week” of the 2018 season will culminate Saturday night at Cashman Field, with a crucial early season showdown on tap. Following a weekend without a match on the schedule,...

Beginning with Saturday’s highly-anticipated home match vs. Sacramento Republic FC when the two undefeated clubs battle for the first time, Lights FC will offer two new avenues for fans to watch all the action happening at Cashman...

The Las Vegas 51’s (1-2) dropped game three of a five game season-opening homestand versus the El Paso Chihuahuas, 8-3, before a crowd of 8,038 at Cashman Field on Saturday. First baseman Brett Nicholas led El Paso going 3-for-5...

The Edmonton Oilers are one of a handful of teams that have had a winning record against the Vegas Golden Knights. Connor McDavid had three assists to push his NHL-leading points total to 106 and help Edmonton beat Vegas 4-3 on...

UNLV Athletics has announced the launch of its “Drive for 5,” the department’s new comprehensive philanthropic campaign to double the number of Rebel Athletic Fund members to more than 5,000. Five-time PGA Tour winner and UNLV Hall of...

Vegas Golden Knights center William Karlsson, Arizona Coyotes goaltender Antti Raanta and Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending April 1. FIRST STAR – WILLIAM KARLSSON, C, VEGAS...

For the first time in almost three weeks, the No. 24 UNLV men’s golf team will be back in action as it competes in San Francisco at The Goodwin, which will be played at TPC Harding Park, Thursday-Saturday, March 29-31. The...

Golden Knights defenseman Brad Hunt is the Vegas Golden Knights 2018 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy nominee, as selected by the Las Vegas chapter of the Professional Hockey Writer’s Association (PHWA). The Masterton Trophy is given to...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced Tuesday the on-sale information for tickets to Vegas Golden Knights home games during their first-round playoff series. The dates, times and opponent for the playoff games will be...

UNLV men’s basketball freshman center Brandon McCoy has announced that he will declare for the 2018 NBA Draft. “This is probably one of the toughest decisions I have ever made,” McCoy said. “My experience at...

Vegas Golden Knights head coach Gerard Gallant had refused to mention the “P’ word (playoffs) all season. No matter how many wins, expansion team records, and milestones the team reached, Gallant’s mantra has been the same: work hard,...

The Vegas Golden Knights reached another milestone Thursday by becoming the first franchise in NHL history to reach 100 points in its inaugural season. The 100th point came as the Golden Knights lost 2-1 in overtime in San Jose versus...

During the most anticipated week yet in Las Vegas Lights Football Club’s young existence, the club has a unique, fan-centric new postgame initiative it is prepared to announce, which will apply after every 2018 match and beyond....

After months of building a franchise from scratch, now comes the best part – Las Vegas Lights Football Club officially embarks on its inaugural United Soccer League regular season Saturday night at 7:0 pm. With a challenging and...

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, March 15, the following roster transactions: the team has assigned forward Tomas Hyka and goaltender Maxime Lagace to the American Hockey League’s Chicago Wolves. The...

The Vegas Golden Knights had one of those nights Wednesday. Fresh off a successful 4-1-0 road trip, the Knights dropped an ugly one by a final of 8-3 to the New Jersey Devils at T-Mobile Arena. It was a bad night all around for the...

Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced Wednesday that Wynn Las Vegas is now an official resort partner of the Vegas Golden Knights. Through this multi-year partnership, Wynn Las Vegas will receive in-arena branding at...

The No. 25 UNLV men’s golf team shot a tournament-low 25-under 263 during Saturday’s final round to win the team title at the Jackrabbit Invitational, which was played at Boulder Creek Golf Club (par 72, 7402 yards). The Rebels,...

There were mostly positive vibes on the bus heading back to Las Vegas following Lights FC’s 1-1 draw on Friday in its preseason finale against United Soccer League (USL) Western Conference foe Orange County SC. Those were the result of...

For the third straight time, a Rebel has been recognized as the Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week. UNLV junior Harry Hall earned this week’s honor, the league announced Friday. It is his first weekly accolade of the...

UNLV men’s basketball freshman forward Brandon McCoy has been named as a top-five finalist for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award, the Hall of Fame announced Friday. A national...

With four weeks left in the season, Golden Knights’ coach Gerard Gallant still refuses to mention the ‘P’ word (playoffs). He has consistently preached that the team focuses on trying to win and get two points in each game as it comes....

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced today, March 8, that the team has signed free agent defenseman Zach Whitecloud to a three-year, entry level contract. Whitecloud is expected to join the Vegas Golden Knights...

Las Vegas Aces President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Bill Laimbeer announced today that the team has re-signed All-Star guard Kayla McBride. “We are obviously pleased that Kayla has chosen to sign a multi-year deal with the...

The Vegas Golden Knights will look to continue their dominance over Pacific Division opponents Tuesday night at T-Mobile Arena as they face the Los Angeles Kings in the second half of a back to back home and home series. In a contest...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (19-10, 8-8 MW) will host intrastate rival No. 21 UNR in its regular-season home finale on Wednesday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center. The Governor’s Series game will also be Senior...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (19-9, 8-7 MW) had its four-game home win streak stopped Wednesday night as it lost to Fresno State, 77-64, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV dropped to 10-5 at home overall and 4-4 in MW play...

The Vegas Golden Knights faced off against the Calgary Flames Wednesday at T-Mobile and, after a close first forty minutes, poured it on in the third, winning 7-3 before a crowd of 18,014. The Flames entered the game with 69 points,...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (19-8, 8-6 MW) will return home to the Thomas & Mack Center to host Fresno State (19-8, 9-5 MW) on Wednesday, February 21 at 7:00 pm. The Runnin’ Rebels have won four straight games at the Thomas...

The Vegas Golden Knights did something Monday that they have only done once this season, they were shutout at home, falling to the Anaheim Ducks 2-0 at T-Mobile Arena. The Ducks got goals from Jakob Silfverberg in the first and Ryan...

The second of three Soccer Spring Training games at Cashman Field saw Las Vegas Lights FC make the announced crowd of 6,049 erupt by scoring the first two goals in club history. The club ultimately dropped the match to Major League...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (19-7, 8-5 MW), winner of three straight games and five of its last six, will head back out on the road and play at San Diego State (14-10, 6-7) on Saturday at 1:00 pm at Viejas Arena. The Runnin’ Rebels,...

Mark Workman, an amateur scout for the Vegas Golden Knights, passed away Wednesday near his home in Minnesota from liver cancer. He was 47. Workman, who also spent time coaching at Robert Morris, Minnesota-Duluth and Brown, was...

The Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Showcase is back for the 11th year as the largest international youth soccer tournament in the country during Presidents’ Day weekend, February 17-19 (boys), and February 23-25 (girls). The...

Senior guard Jovan Mooring scored a game-high 24 points and four other Runnin’ Rebels recorded double figures in scoring as the UNLV men’s basketball team (19-7, 8-5 MW) defeated Air Force 81-73 Wednesday at the Thomas...

The Vegas Golden Knights returned to home ice Tuesday to face the visiting Chicago Blackhawks hoping to end a season-high two game home losing streak. Despite being outplayed for much of the first two periods, the Knights scored 4...

Vegas Golden Knights president Kerry Bubolz announced in a press conference Monday that the team and Clark County School District will bring street hockey to Clark County middle schools in partnership with NV Energy and the National...

The Vegas Golden Knights returned to T-Mobile Arena from a successful six-game road trip to face the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday. The Flyers outworked the Golden Knights all night enroute to a 4-1 victory. It was the first meeting...

Junior forward Shakur Juiston and freshman forward Brandon McCoy combined for 41 points and 29 rebounds as the UNLV men’s basketball team (18-7, 7-5 MW) defeated Wyoming 85-70 Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center. It was the...

Coming off a tough, two-game road trip that included an 86-78 win at No. 23 UNR on Wednesday night, the UNLV men’s basketball team (17-7, 6-5 MW) returns home to the Thomas & Mack Center to host Wyoming (16-8, 7-4 MW) on Saturday,...

UNLV men’s basketball freshman forward Brandon McCoy has been named to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award Watch List.   McCoy has been recognized as one of the top 10 collegiate...

UNLV men’s golf senior Shintaro Ban is among the candidates to compete in the 2018 Arnold Palmer Cup as the first ranking of the spring was released Thursday.   Ban is currently ranked as the 10th-best player in the country. The...

The Vegas Golden Knights concluded their six-game road trip with a convincing 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. With the win, the Golden Knights again have moved within one point of the Tampa Bay Lightning for the top spot...

Senior guard Jovan Mooring scored a career-high 31 points, making six 3-pointers, to lead the UNLV men’s basketball team (17-7, 6-5 MW) to an 86-78 win over No. 23 UNR Wednesday night before a crowd of 11,285 at Lawlor Events...

Las Vegas Lights Football Club, in conjunction with primary jersey sponsor Zappos, unveiled their new team jersey on Wednesday. Zappos took the lead in designing the bold, fashion-forward kits. And the most unique highlight of the...

The Vegas Golden Knights came from behind three different times during the game en route to a 4-3 win versus the Washington Capitals on Sunday. Alex Tuch scored the game winner with 5:12 remaining to put Vegas ahead for the first time...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (16-7, 5-5 MW) rallied from 12 down in the second half to force overtime, but lost in heartbreaking fashion, 93-91, at Boise State on Saturday. It was the fourth time in the Rebels’ last six...

For the second straight game, the Vegas Golden Knights needed some late-game heroics to win a game. After scoring three goals in a 53 second span in the final two minutes in a 4-2 win at Calgary on Tuesday, the Knights needed extra...

The UNLV men’s basketball team (15-6, 4-4 MW) defeated San Diego State, 88-78, Saturday night at the Thomas & Mack Center. The win snapped an 11-game losing streak to the Aztecs and was the Runnin’ Rebels’ first...