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Vegas Kings Shutout Titans

The Vegas Kings hosted the Tri County Titans on Saturday August 21, 2010 at the Kingdom.  The only time the game was close was before it began.  After the game started, it quickly turned ugly for the Titans. The Kings dominated the Titans throughout the game. The first score came early, as Kings running back […]

The WAC gets Sacked

With a series of bold moves, the WAC (Western Athletic Conference) this week tried to lure BYU from the Mountain West Conference, tried to convince Boise State to stay in the WAC, and tried to leave the Mountain West for dead.  But the Mountain West was bigger and stronger.  It struck back, struck back quickly […]

Vegas Kings Dominate Southern Cal Bulldogs

On Saturday, August 14, 2010, the Vegas Kings hosted the Southern Cal Bulldogs at the Kingdom.  For the Bulldogs, it might as well have been unlucky Friday the 13th, as they were ruled 44 – 6 by the Kings.  Unlike the game two weeks ago, this was a well balanced Kings team, where offense, defense and […]

UNLV Football: Top Moments of the Past Decade

Pre-season football started this week which means that college football season is right around the corner.  College football season for UNLV starts on September 4, 2010 against the Wisconsin Badgers.  In this week’s sports column, I am going to present some of the top moments in Rebel football in the last 10 years. Victory over […]

Vegas Kings: Las Vegas’ best Kept Secret

The Vegas Kings minor league football team is going into its third season.  The Kings, for those who are not familiar with the organization, are part of the Labelle Community Football League.  They play at Desert Pines High School, which becomes “The Kingdom” during games. The Kings were started by lifetime friends Richard Mapp and […]

UNLV: Predicting Rebel Success

It’s Christmas Eve in the valley.  No, not literally, but the time immediately before football season starts often feels like Christmas Eve to diehard fans.  As a child, I found Christmas Eve full of potential, full of excitement and anticipation.  Would I get that new electronic game I wanted? There is tons of anticipation for […]

UFL & Las Vegas Locos: Working on Local Connections

The path to success for any sports team is connecting with the community and their fans.  The Las Vegas Locos and The United Football League have continued to get involved with the Las Vegas community over the last two weeks. As we have reported in earlier articles, the Las Vegas Locos are on a mission […]

VEGAS KINGS: Defense Sizzles as Offense Fizzles

The Vegas Kings beat up on the Carson Raging Bulls, 32 – 0 on Saturday July 31, 2010 in their final pre-season game.  The game was a strictly defensive as the Kings “Darkside Domination Defense” scored the only points for the night. The game started at 7:30pm, and quickly started to turn into a defensive […]

UFL SHOWCASES NEW UNIFORMS

On July 28, 2010, the United Football League showcased their new uniforms at the Fashion Show Mall on the Las Vegas Strip.  The new uniforms were unveiled during a fashion show held at the Grand Hall. The fashion show featured several top players from the UFL, as well as members of the team’s cheer teams […]

Vegas Kings: “Dark Side Defense” Dominates in Pre-Season Opener

The Vegas Kings beat the Orange County Ravens on Saturday July 24, 2010 with a score of 35 – 20.  The game was a display of defense, as the Kings “Dark Side Defense” shutout the Ravens offense.  The Ravens defense made big plays during the game, including three turnovers for touchdowns. The Kings jumped out […]

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