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FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2011, file photo, U.S. basketball star Kobe Bryant plays with a ball during a sponsor's appearance in Milan, Italy. In Europe where Bryant grew up, the retired NBA star is being remembered for his "Italian qualities." Italian basketball federation president Giovanni Petrucci tells The Associated Press that Bryant is "particularly important to us because he knew Italy so well, having lived in several cities here. He had a lot of Italian qualities." (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)
Associated Press
January 27, 2020 - 2:33 am
ROME (AP) — In the country where he grew up, Kobe Bryant will be mourned for an entire week. The Italian basketball federation said Monday it has ordered a minute's silence to be observed for all games “in every category for the entire week.” “It’s a small but heartfelt and deserved gesture to...
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In this June 14, 2009, photo, Los Angles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant celebrates with his daughter Gianna, following the Lakers 99-86 defeat of the Orlando Magic in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at Amway Arena in Orlando. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 7:06 pm
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others were killed Sunday when their helicopter plunged into a steep hillside in dense morning fog in Southern California, his sudden death at age 41 touching off an outpouring of grief for a star whose celebrity transcended...
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Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers looks on against the Washington Wizards in the first half at Verizon Center on December 2, 2015 in Washington
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Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 12:30 pm
Kobe Bryant, the 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships and became one of the greatest basketball players of his generation during a 20-year career spent entirely with the Los Angeles Lakers, died in a helicopter crash Sunday. He was 41.
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Mitch Kelly
January 24, 2020 - 6:33 am
MGM Resorts International and the Las Vegas Raiders announced a new partnership on Thursday, making MGM Resorts An Official Gaming Partner of the Raiders.
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Shot of Raiders helmet with Las Vegas' "Welcome" sign in the background
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Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 6:00 am
The Oakland Raiders have been officially renamed the Las Vegas Raiders.
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PATRICK MAHOMES #15 OF THE KANSAS CITY CHIEFS reacts in the second half against the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 19, 2020
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Associated Press
January 19, 2020 - 7:44 pm
Even the bookies are having a problem figuring out a favorite in the Super Bowl.
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Conor McGregor celebrates after defeating Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone during a UFC 246 welterweight mixed martial arts bout Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Associated Press
January 19, 2020 - 6:50 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor's opening flurry — a punch that missed, followed by shoulder and elbow shots to the face — bloodied Donald Cerrone's nose. He then floored Cerrone only 20 seconds into the bout with a perfectly placed kick to the head, and he mercilessly finished on the ground. When...
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Exterior shot of Allegiant Stadium
Silver and Black Today
Associated Press
January 17, 2020 - 5:54 am
The nearly $2 billion Allegiant Stadium will be completed on budget and on time for the NFL’s relocated Raiders, project and team officials insisted Thursday, including behind-schedule installation of the translucent roof of the shiny 65,000-seat venue.
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Exterior shot of Allegiant Stadium
Silver and Black Today
Mitch Kelly
January 14, 2020 - 6:34 am
Allegiant Stadium is still on track for an August 2020 opening as the Raiders come to Las Vegas, but the Las Vegas Review Journal is reporting a bit of a snag in the construction process.
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LSU quarterback Joe Burrow holds the trophy as safety Grant Delpit looks on after a NCAA College Football Playoff national championship game against Clemson, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in New Orleans. LSU won 42-25. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Associated Press
January 13, 2020 - 10:02 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — From small-town Ohio kid to Louisiana Legend, Joe Burrow capped his record-breaking, Heisman-winning season by bringing a national championship to LSU. Burrow threw five touchdown passes, ran for another score and finished off one of the most accomplished seasons in college...
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