Gladiators vs Avengers & Boyz II Men

Uncategorized | | May 5, 2007 at 16:14

lasvegasgladiators.JPGThe Las Vegas Gladiators play the Los Angeles Avengers this Sun May 6 at the Orleans Arena. For those of you who don??????? know, the Gladiators are members of the AFL (Arena Football League). Founded in 1997, they are part of the Western division of the American Conference. They won a Division title in 2002 and have yet to win any conference titles. Looking at their stats, they desperately need a win of any kind.

According to Wikipedia, arena football is a sport invented by Jim Forster of the US Football League and the NFL. He came up with the idea of indoor (arena) football while watching an indoor soccer game in 1981 at Madison Square Gardens in NYC. He launched the Arena Football League in 1987 based on a specific set of patented rules. Minor league AFL, known as af2, was initiated in 2000.

boyz.jpgBoyz II Men will sing the national anthem. The doors open at 2pm with kick off at 3pm. Call 702-284-7777 for tickets or go to the official website www.lvgladiators.com where you can find not only info on the team but also on Gladiator Goddesses. 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Las Vegas NV

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