NHL Officially Approves Las Vegas Expansion

It’s official: the National Hockey League has approved an expansion franchise in Las Vegas. As we’ve been reporting, the NHL is set to become the first of the four major sports leagues to put a team in Vegas. The league’s 31st team will begin playing in the 2017-2018 season, with the franchise approved in aContinue reading “NHL Officially Approves Las Vegas Expansion”

Preparations Begin for Potential Expansion Draft

Depending on who you ask, we’re either heading for an expansion draft in 2017 or we’re heading for an expansion draft in 2017. The expectations are that the NHL’s board of governors will approve the arrival of a 31st team for the National Hockey League, with Las Vegas joining the fun for the 2017-2018 season.Continue reading “Preparations Begin for Potential Expansion Draft”

Ovie Doubles Down in Vegas for NHL Awards

Alex Ovechkin snagged the night’s two most impressive awards at this year’s incarnation of the NHL Awards in Las Vegas. Winning the Hart Trophy and the Lester B. Pearson Award, Ovie was the star of what was a very glitzy and glamorous evening. Even Ovechkin’s arrival screamed Vegas glitz, arriving on the red carpet withContinue reading “Ovie Doubles Down in Vegas for NHL Awards”