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Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/11/2014

Canelo Alvarez, former WBC & WBA Super Welterweight World Champion, trains during an open workout at the House of Boxing Gym July 1, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Canelo Alvarez On His Fight Against Erislandy Lara

On July 12, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara are fighting in Las Vegas. While technically not a title fight, it’s considered the de facto championship bout at 154 lbs.

07/10/2014

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. on stage with former New York Rangers Mark Messier and Adam Graves during the 2014 NHL Awards. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Cuba Gooding Jr. Stole The Show At NHL Awards

The Academy Award winning actor lost his mind Tuesday night in Las Vegas at the NHL Awards. You’ve gotta hear this audio!

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/25/2014

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A Romantic Getaway To Las Vegas

Experience the romantic side of Las Vegas with the one you love. Together you can enjoy luxurious accommodations, explore The Strip hand in hand and dine at some of the most unique and romantic restaurants in the city.

06/03/2014

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America’s Best High-End Restaurants

New York City has many of the country’s best restaurants but other foodie towns give the city some competition. For instance, Chicago’s Alinea and the Napa Valley’s Restaurant at Meadowood also deserve merit.

06/03/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Gambling On Presidential Elections?

State Senator Tick Segerblom wants a law allowing casinos to take bets on who wins America’s top political job.

Gambling on U.S. elections is already done in Great Britain, and one gaming company took in close to $2 million in wagers for the 2012 election. Ladbrokes is already handicapping 2016, with Hillary Clinton as a 6 to 4 favorite. On the Republican side, both Marco Rubio and Chris Christie have 12 to 1 odds.

05/28/2014

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Gronkowski, Manziel Party In Las Vegas Over Memorial Day Weekend

Rob Gronkowski never needs an excuse to have a good time, so we shouldn’t be surprised that the Patriots tight end is having a blast over Memorial Day weekend.

05/26/2014

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The Golf Club: May 24, 2014

Hardy gives his hidden golf gems of Las Vegas and sat down with the program director of the Golf Fights Cancer charity, FitGolf owner Dave DuPriest and Steve Show of Golfsmith in Watertown.

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/24/2014

Ben Affleck. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

TMZ: Ben Affleck Banned From Vegas Casino For Counting Cards

Actor Ben Affleck has been banned for life from playing blackjack at the Hard Rock casino in Las Vegas, TMZ is reporting.

05/03/2014

Downtown Portland (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

04/08/2014

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