Full Sportscast: Army challenges Golden Knights' trademark request
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) —
In a filing with the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office Thursday, the U.S. Army challenged the Vegas Golden Knights' request to register the trademark "Vegas Golden Knights."
A group that promotes diversity in NFL hiring wants the league to investigate whether the Oakland Raiders violated the "Rooney Rule" when they hired Jon Gruden as coach.
The Fritz Pollard Alliance is asking whether Raiders owner Mark Davis reached an agreement with Gruden before the team interviewed any minority candidates.
Davis met with Gruden on Christmas Eve, fired coach Jack Del Rio a week later and hired Gruden on Jan. 6.
Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said Tuesday he interviewed two minority candidates before Gruden's hiring was announced.
Major League Baseball’s second annual "Dream Series" got underway in Arizona Thursday, and two, hand-selected, Desert Oasis High School baseball players are participating in it.