Golden Knights on Retail Power Play Tuesday when new retro glow-in-the-dark jerseys go on sale at team stores

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Big League Weekend Returns: Summerlin’s baseball stadium, Las Vegas Ballpark, will host two MLB spring training games in early March. It’s called Las Vegas Big League Weekend and the Cincinnati Reds will take on the Oakland Athletics Saturday-Sunday March 4-5. Game times are at 1:05 p.m. (PT), subject to change due to TV.

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Allegiant Stadium is hosting another concert in 2023: P!nk announces that its Summer Carnival Stadium Tour with special guests Brandi Carlile, Grouplove and DJ KidCutUp will make a stop at Allegiant Stadium on Saturday, October 7, 2023.

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Gloria Nevarez, a 25-year veteran of college sports, was selected as the second commissioner in Mountain West Conference history. UNLV is a member of Mountain West. Nevarez will officially take office on January 1 following the retirement of longtime MW commissioner Craig Thompson, who had been the one and only Commissioner of Mountain West since the conference’s inception. Since 2018, Nevarez has served as commissioner of the West Coast Conference

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Las Vegas-based UFC President Dana White today announced the launch of the combat sport, power stroke, a sanctioned and regulated combat sport focused on competitive open-handed striking. Formed by Dana White, Lorenzo Fertitta and Craig Piligianin partnership with Ultimate Fighting Championship and Endeavour, and produced by Pilgrim Media Group, power stroke will feature competitors from around the world battling it out on the ultimate stage to show off their “power, technique and determination”. The sport power stroke will launch with an eight-episode series to air on TBS in early 2023 where athletes will compete for a spot in the cast, the inaugural Power Slap Ranking, in future Power Slap Matches, and global recognition.


GUARD Journalism: Our story on the public tourism promotion agency LVCVA disburses nearly $165,000 for attending the NFL Super Bowl in Los Angeles in February 2022.


COSTS to PARTICIPATE in the Raiders and Golden Knights games. These stories are based on research from the Chicago-based Team Marketing Report.

Raiders: The average Raiders home ticket is $153.47 – the most expensive average ticket in the NFL at 32 teams.

GOLDEN KNIGHTS: The average Golden Knights home ticket is $124.09 – the fourth most expensive average ticket in the NHL to 32 teams.


LVSportsBiz.com Raiders stories to read:

Raiders fans inside Allegiant Stadium for the first time

Many sides of Allegiant Stadium

Raiders Stadium – Sports and Business History of Las Vegas in 2021

Close adviser and friend of Mark Davis

On the Raiders’ first game with fans at Allegiant Stadium


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