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Ray Brewer

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Ray Brewer, a proud local, has been part of Greenspun Media Group since the mid-1990s. He’s covered high school and UNLV sports, and managed the Las Vegas Sun’s award-winning website. He’s a graduate of Chaparral High School and UNLV, and a fierce defender of Las Vegas — especially in comparisons to Reno. Brewer and his wife, Karla, have two children. And they all are passionate about the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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Could the Phoenix Suns of the NBA relocate to Vegas?
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018
The Arizona Republic is reporting that Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver is threatening to move his team to Las Vegas or Seattle if demands for ...
Las Vegas house prices remain flat in November
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
The median sales price for an existing single-family home in the Las Vegas area in November was $295,000, according to a report from ...
Thanksgiving Dining Guide: A rundown of holiday offerings in Las Vegas
Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018
If you aren’t cooking Thanksgiving dinner at home, Las Vegas has plenty of options. OK, Las Vegas has too many options. Whether it’s up and down the Strip or at ...
Reality star Lisa Vanderpump opening lounge at Caesars Palace
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018
Lisa Vanderpump of "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" fame is teaming with Caesars Palace to open a lounge early next year. Vanderpump Cocktail Garden will reflect her restaurants in California — Villa Blanca, SUR, Pump and Tom Tom — and “bring a taste of Los Angeles to Las Vegas.” It will be located between the Colosseum and the entrance to the Forum Shops. “I have always loved Las Vegas. It has always been a dream of mine to see our brand in ...
Moapa Valley, Truckee share respect for each other, legendary coach
Friday, Nov. 9, 2018
It was typical Truckee High School football weather, just in late May. The persistent rains eventually turned into light snow and temperatures seemed to get cooler by the hour, bringing fond memories of Friday nights to the Wolverine fans at the stadium. They gathered to honor the man who built Truckee into a 3A power. Robert Shaffer, the program’s beloved coach for ...
Las Vegas home prices level off as inventory levels rise
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018
The average sales price for existing single-family homes for the Las Vegas area in October was down 1.7 percent from last month to $295,025 ...
Menzies' vision: 'Have one of the best teams on the West Coast'
Monday, Oct. 22, 2018
A history lesson is a good reminder of where the legendary program once was under Tarkanian and where Menzies envisions it returning ...
Friday Night Roundup: Desert Pines notches big win over Legacy; Foothill unbeaten
Friday, Oct. 12, 2018
The two-time defending 3A state champion Jaguars, whose roster features many college recruits, have quickly become one of the state’s most successful programs. With that success came a promotion this fall to the large-school classification ...
Report: Las Vegas home prices reach 2006 level, hit $300K average
Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
The average sale price of single-family homes in Southern Nevada was an even $300,000 in September, which marks the highest transaction amount since June 2006 when it peaked at $315,000, according to the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors. The September mark was an increase of 1.7 percent from ...
Friday Night Roundup: Arbor View edges Faith Lutheran; Gorman posts dominant win
Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
Other games of note tonight include: Centennial against Shadow Ridge in a game where the loser likely won’t make the playoffs; Coronado against Green Valley in a Henderson area rivalry game, and Moapa Valley at Boulder City in the class 3A.

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Photos: Agassi, White steal show at Southern Nevada Sports HOF
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Dana White frequently passes at opportunities to get nostalgic. The UFC president is constantly asked to reminisce about the early days of operating ...
High School Basketball Picks: State Championship
Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
High School Basketball Picks: Regional Playoffs Edition
Monday, Feb. 11, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
High School Basketball Picks: Entry 6
Monday, Feb. 4, 2013
Las Vegas Sun sports reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer attempt to pick winners in high school basketball games each week.
Gorman QB Solomon, coach Sanchez earn national honors from SI
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012
The Bishop Gorman High football team won its fourth straight Nevada state championship last Saturday.
The more important victory, however, won’t be determined for a few years. That’s what Gaels’ coach Tony Sanchez told Sports Illustrated last week when he was selected as their high school coach of the week.
High School Football State Championship picks
Monday, Nov. 26, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 9
Monday, Oct. 15, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 8
Monday, Oct. 8, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 7
Monday, Oct. 1, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.
High School Football Picks: Week 6
Monday, Sept. 24, 2012
Las Vegas Sun reporters Ray Brewer and Case Keefer make their picks for every prep football game in Las Vegas.