TAG: Las Vegas

NBA / Jun 25, 2012 / 3:15 pm

The NBA Will Return To Las Vegas In Next Year’s Preseason

Blake Griffin

The NBA is returning to Las Vegas. Temporarily.

Continuing in the city’s tradition of one-off sporting events — such as boxing title fights or the NBA All-Star Weekend in 2007 — and a knack for marketing, a one-night only preseason game between the Los Angeles Clippers and Denver Nuggets will be Oct. 6 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, the Clippers announced Monday. Read More »

NBA, Video / Jul 29, 2009 / 2:23 pm

Tyreke Evans Takes On Las Vegas

Although you can’t gamble on the games, there are definitely some perks when the owners of your franchise also own some of the largest casinos. While some guys were probably sharing rooms, during the NBA Summer League, Tyreke Evans was ballin’ out at the Palms Resort and Casino…

NBA / Jul 14, 2009 / 1:38 pm

Antoine Walker Wasn’t Always A Joke

Antoine Walker

It wasn’t always this way, but unfortunately nowadays, Antoine Walker is at the butt end of NBA jokes. His latest shake-your-head moment – being in a gambling debt of $822,500 to three Las Vegas casinos which has the Chief Deputy District Attorney asking a Las Vegas justice of the peace for an arrest warrant for ‘Toine. Read More »