Owner Bill Foley said the final designs for the team’s logo and use of colors on its uniforms have not been finalized and it likely means the unveiling won’t be until early November.
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Las Vegas NHL team owner Bill Foley said progress is being made on finding a name and a logo for his expansion franchise and it’s down to four names, with the plan to unveil it in late September or early October.
The Las Vegas NHL franchise has hired Wil Nichol as its director of player development as general manager George McPhee continues to build his hockey operations staff.
The playing surface of Las Vegas’ NHL expansion team was tested for the first time Wednesday when about 100 local youth hockey players skated on it for two hours with no complaints.
George McPhee is the team’s general manager who is devising a plan on how to build the roster to compete early. But who exactly will be cheering for it?
Kelly McCrimmon said it was going to take a unique opportunity to leave Brandon, Manitoba, where he was owner, general manager and head coach of the Brandon Wheat Kings, one of Canada’s top junior hockey teams.
Kelly McCrimmon, one of the most successful coaches and executives in Canadian junior hockey, has been hired by the Las Vegas NHL expansion team as the assistant to general manager George McPhee.
T-Mobile Arena held an open house Monday for season ticket-holders to Las Vegas’ NHL franchise to see where they might want to sit when the seat selection process is held later this fall.
Kelly McCrimmon is expected to join the organization as assistant general manager. McCrimmon, 55, has been serving ashead coach, general manager and part owner of the Brandon (Manitoba) Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League.
Las Vegas’ NHL expansion team doesn’t have a nickname yet, but at least it has a place to skate after T-Mobile Arena rink is frozen and lined.