• Las Vegas Hockey Past, Present and Future

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    TotalVegasBuffets had a chance to catch up with city officials recently about the new Hockey Team coming to Vegas.– The New yet unnamed Las Vegas Hockey team is a professional ice hockey team that is owned by Black Nights Entertainment and Sports, a consortium led by the Maloof Familyand Bill Foley. The logo, name, color and the name of the team is expected to the unveiled in the month of August or September 2016. The Vegas Hockey Team will be the first professional ice hockey team based in Las Vegas.

    The first outdoor game was held in Las Vegas in 1991 with the New York Rangers facing Los Angeles Kings in a preseason minor exhibition game. The Los Vegas Thunder played from Mack and Thomas Center till 1999. After the expiration of lease facility, the Las Vegas Wranglers operated out of Orleans Arena till 2015.