Bill Foley knows he's playing a waiting game with the NHL in his attempt to bring an expansion franchise to Las Vegas. But with the news coming out of Seattle about two possible arena proposals, it's possible that Foley may have to wait a little longer.
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The NHL’s Board of Governors is expected to approve a formal plan at Wednesday’s meeting at the MGM Grand to study expansion. That’s the most exciting news yet for William Foley, the billionaire who wants to bring the NHL to Las Vegas.
John Tavares may not win the Hart Trophy at Wednesday’s NHL Awards Show, but there’s no doubt he has been the driving force in making the New York Islanders relevant again.
The NHL Awards will bring a massive amount of hockey stars to the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Wednesday, plus actors Rob Riggle, Matthew Modine and Colin Hanks, and director Kevin Smith.
There was another grand entrance at the MGM Grand on Monday afternoon involving a sporting icon. But hockey’s Stanley Cup was not wearing a TMT jump suit, which is what Floyd Mayweather Jr. was wearing at the MGM’s previous grand entrance.
NHL player Jarret Stoll has been charged with one felony count of possession of a controlled substance following an April arrest at a Strip day club, the Clark County District Attorney said Monday.
The Stanley Cup and other NHL trophies will be on display at the MGM Grand hotel’s main lobby in Las Vegas in advance of the NHL Awards, which will take place at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the MGM Grand Garden.
The streets and sidewalks of downtown Chicago were a sea of red Thursday as hundreds of thousands of fans streamed in for the victory parade and rally to celebrate the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup championship - the third for the National Hockey League team in six years.
In his push to bring an NHL team to Las Vegas, Bill Foley would prefer to build an expansion team from the ground up. Neither Foley nor Las Vegas wants to take over the castoff Phoenix Coyotes.
The Blackhawks truly united the city of Chicago en route to winning their third Stanley Cup championship in six years.
Chicago hockey legend and Hall-of-Famer is suffering from a form of dementia. It came on suddenly and almost without warning and has robbed him of his memory.
The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup for the third time in six years with a 2-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday.
The Chicago Blackhawks are headed home with a chance to clinch their third Stanley Cup championship in six years on Monday night, thanks to a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 on Saturday night at Amalie Arena for a 3-2 series lead.
Talk of an existing National Hockey League team — not a new one — in Las Vegas heated up Thursday after the Glendale City Council in suburban Phoenix voted Wednesday to kill its arena agreement with the Arizona Coyotes.
Chicago netminder Corey Crawford stole the spotlight as the Blackhawks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 to square the Stanley Cup Final at two games each on Wednesday.
The Tampa Bay Lightning didn’t take kindly to Jimmy Fallon’s jokes at the expense of their players in the recent Stanley Cup Finals edition of “Tonight Show” superlatives.
The Detroit Red Wings appointed Jeff Blashill as the club’s head coach on Tuesday to replace Mike Babcock, as had been widely expected.
Center Cedric Paquette scored the tiebreaking goal late in the third period, lifting the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 3-2 win against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final Monday night.
Speaking before Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday in Tampa, Fla., NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said he is aware of businessman Bill Foley’s attempt to show that Las Vegas is ready to embrace the NHL. The league’s Board of Governors will meet June 24 at the MGM Grand.
The Chicago Blackhawks overcame a slow start to race past the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in the opening game of the Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday.
The 2015 NHL Awards will be hosted by actor and comedian Rob Riggle and will feature a live performance by rock band Daughtry, which will follow the two-hour show with a full concert at the MGM Grand Garden.
After eight weeks of thrilling postseason action, the Stanley Cup Final starts Wednesday night, with the Eastern Conference champion Tampa Bay Lightning facing off against the winners of the West, the favored Chicago Blackhawks.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Chicago Blackhawks basked in the warm embrace of their third triumph over the Western Conference in seven years, while the Anaheim Ducks felt only a cold, abrupt shove from the playoffs for the third straight season.