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Unlike everything else, tennis is neither happening in Vegas, nor is it staying in Vegas.

The Las Vegas Neon, formerly the Sacramento Capitals of the World Team Tennis (WTT) league, were terminated as a franchise by the WTT on Thursday due to "failure to meet its franchise obligations."

In a two-paragraph statement on its website, WTT CEO Ilana Kloss said, "We are grateful to the Las Vegas tennis community, Darling Tennis Center and city leadership for their support and understanding around this unexpected development involving the Neon team franchise ownership. We still believe that Las Vegas would be a terrific home for a Mylan WTT team and hope to revisit Las Vegas as a potential market in the future."

The Capitals had been in Sacramento for 28 years but left after last season when the team couldn't find a permanent venue to play.

The termination continues an off-season of change for the WTT, which will play its 39th season this fall. The Orange County Breakers also moved cities, becoming the Austin Aces last November.

In January 2014, two San Diego businessmen purchased the New York Sportimes and moved the franchise to San Diego to become the Aviators.

Trouble has followed the Neon the past two weeks. Owner Deepal Wannakuwatte was arrested in Sacramento on Feb. 21 in a federal fraud case.

According to an FBI arrest warrant, Wannakuwatte has been under investigation by the FBI, the IRS, the Department fo Veterans Affairs and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation since September 2013.

By Thursday afternoon, the Las Vegas Neon website had been reduced to a blank black page.

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