Golden Knights right wing Mark Stone didn’t win the Frank J. Selke Trophy for best defensive forward Wednesday, losing out to St. Louis Blues center Ryan O’Reilly at the NHL Awards at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Ben Gotz came to the Review-Journal in May 2016 after graduating from the University of Minnesota. He covers the Lights FC, high school sports and anything else sports-related that comes into town. He also hosts segments in the video studio on soccer and high school sports. Before coming to Las Vegas, he wrote about college hockey, college football and high school sports during stops at the Star Tribune, Pioneer Press and Minnesota Daily back home in Minnesota.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman declined to discuss specifics, but the league’s Board of Governors approved proposals to change video reviews and during a meeting in Las Vegas at Encore.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Wednesday that SLS Las Vegas owner Alex Meruelo was approved to become the Arizona Coyotes’ majority owner, with the sale of the franchise expected to be completed in July.
The Golden Knights earned some accolades the morning of the NHL Awards on Wednesday, with forward Ryan Reaves and goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury winning NHL Fan Choice Awards.
Golden Knights right wing Mark Stone is the first non-center to be a finalist for the Frank J. Selke Trophy since 2007.
The Golden Knights announced their preseason schedule Tuesday, as well as the date of their rookie camp and training camp.
Las Vegas will mark one of Alex Trebek’s first public appearances since revealing his Stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis in March.
Two different groups are trying to bring MLS to Las Vegas: The city, as part of a downtown redevelopment project, and Golden Knights owner Bill Foley.
The first-year Lights coach has lived apart from his wife and most of his six kids since Jan. 1, but trying times have only brought the family closer together.
The Las Vegas-based sports bettor is scheduled to be a presenter at the 2019 NHL Awards at Mandalay Bay Events Center on June 19.
Foley faces competition from several other cities for an MLS expansion franchise that includes Las Vegas.
What cities and groups will be Las Vegas’ competition? Are some cities more of a sure thing than others? The answers can be broken to near certainties, contenders and pretenders.
The Las Vegas Bowl announced Tuesday it will move to Las Vegas Stadium in 2020 and has a deal to feature either a Big Ten or Southeastern Conference team vs. a Pac-12 team.
The Chicago Wolves reached the American Hockey League’s championship series thanks to the efforts of Knights’ prospects like Cody Glass and Nicolas Hague.