Nevada won’t use referee Kenny Bayless for Mayweather-McGregor fight – Los Angeles Times

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Kenny Bayless, the veteran boxing referee who has worked several of Floyd Mayweather’s fights, will not be assigned to Mayweather’s Aug. 26 bout against UFC champion Conor McGregor, The Times learned Monday. Bob Bennett, executive director of the Nevada State Commission, said commission Chairman Anthony Marnell III made the decision after learning of Bayless’ public […]

Intimate setting is a key selling point at StubHub Center, but Chargers need to win – Los Angeles Times

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The black SUV pulled into the StubHub Center complex Sunday afternoon with the most powerful man in sports in the back seat. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stared out the window, preparing to see the league’s smallest stadium for the first time. But before the 27,000-seat venue came into view, the car rolled past the bleachers […]

NFL Preseason Week 1 Roundup: Chargers Lose Yet Another Starter to Injury – Bleacher Report

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Darron Cummings/Associated Press Without question, the dominant preseason storyline for the Indianapolis Colts has been the status of quarterback Andrew Luck‘s surgically repaired shoulder. As ESPN.com’s Mike Wells reported, Colts head coach Chuck Pagano continues to insist that the team isn’t overly worried about Luck’s availability for the regular season, even though there’s no timetable […]