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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 […]

Does UNLV Need Another Good Quarterback

It was reported earlier this week that Oregon QB Jeremiah Masoli may have an interest in coming to UNLV to play out his final college season.   Masoli was dismissed from the Oregon team after having repeated issues with the law. Masoli just finished his undergraduate degree at Oregon, and as he already has his degree, […]

UFL to Unveil New Uniforms

The United Football League will be unveiling new team uniforms for each of its five teams at an event at the Fashion Show Mall on Wednesday July 28, 2010 from 1pm to 2pm.  The event will take place in the Grand Hall, while being broadcast outside on the Las Vegas Strip via large video screens. […]

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Las Vegas Locos: Connecting with the community

Long term success for any sports team involves being able to connect with the community.  Teams, both win and lose, and while winning can keep people coming to the games, only by becoming one with the community, can a team sustain fan interested during the losing times. In last year’s inaugural 2009 United Football League […]

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