Feb 10, 2017

Proposed Las Vegas stadium for Raiders still needs funding

The Oakland Raiders and the board overseeing the proposed NFL stadium in Las Vegas have high hopes for the project despite losing an instrumental supporter, but their plan is still missing hundreds of millions of dollars in financing. Team leaders and the stadium authority ...

Goodell dodges questions on Raiders, parries on Pats

Feb 2, 2017

Goodell dodges questions on Raiders, parries on Pats

Nothing produces awkward NFL moments quite like watching the commissioner parry all those thorny issues involving the league’s oldest and newest troublemakers — the Raiders and Patriots. Reporters spent time poking Roger Goodell about “Deflategate,” the Raiders’ now-threatened move to Las Vegas, and other ...

Adelson out of Las Vegas stadium deal for Raiders

Jan 31, 2017

Adelson out of Las Vegas stadium deal for Raiders

Billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson pulled out of a deal Monday to build a $1.9 billion domed stadium for the Oakland Raiders in Las Vegas The move deprives the team of a chief financial backer as it seeks to bring pro football to Las ...

Jan 29, 2016

Las Vegas casino owner wants to build dome

The billionaire owner of the Las Vegas Sands casino company wants to help build a domed stadium on the UNLV campus and is meeting with the owner of the Oakland Raiders, company officials said Thursday. Sands spokesman Ron Reese said the casino company envisions ...

Japan's great gamble

Jul 11, 2010

Japan's great gamble

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Sheldon Adelson, crusading chairman of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation, was in Singapore last month to launch his company’s latest casino-anchored mega-resort, the $5.5 billion Marina Bay Sands Singapore. What the 76-year-old found himself talking about most often, though, was not what his company ...