August 5th, 2017Hunker down while we ride out monsoon season fellow local, and do some more learning on the Vegas Golden Knights, the first and only "Big Four" professional sports franchise in Southern Nevada.
Yeah, I know the Raiders are coming. But they're not here yet. And if Golden Knights owner Bill Foley...
August 3rd, 2017The anticipation of the Vegas Golden Knights inaugural season is coming to a slow boil as the start of training camp is roughly seven weeks away. What started as a myth is going to become reality this fall - a professional sports franchise in Las Vegas.
The roster has been selected, now it's...
Ongoing education, particularly for new hockey fans, is job one at The Hockey Writers. Today we continue that mission, on our quest to educate Vegas locals on those players that will now be referred to as the Golden Knights.
Earlier this week we gave you a primer on Vadim Shipachyov, a KHL...July 20th, 2017
We're officially under two months until the NHL's 31st franchise becomes a real-life, on-the-ice product. Do you know the Golden Knights? Take the steps to ready yourself, loyal local, before VGK kicks off preseason play against the Vancouver Canucks on Sep. 17.
Not prepared just yet to dive...July 19th, 2017
In 66 days, NHL hockey in Las Vegas becomes real. The Golden Knights will travel to Vancouver to meet the Canucks in the first of six games on their preseason slate.
Nine days later, on September 26th, Vegas gets its first opportunity to compete on its home ice. VGK hosts the Los Angeles Kings...July 13th, 2017
The Vegas Golden Knights and forward Oscar Lindberg have agreed to terms on a two-year contract worth $3.4 million, the team announced Tuesday. The deal comes with a cap hit of $1.7 million per season and will take Lindberg all the way to unrestricted free agency as the 25-year-old will be 27 years...July 4th, 2017
The Chicago Blackhawks have traded Marcus Kruger to the Vegas Golden Knights for future considerations, as reported by Darren Dreger of TSN on Sunday. Kruger was expected to be traded to the Golden Knights as part of the Expansion Draft in exchange for the Blackhawks allowing Vegas to select...July 2nd, 2017
Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas!!!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year if you’re an expansion hockey franchise with plenty of cap space looking to make a splash in their inaugural season. I don’t care if it’s odd to wear a wool Santa Claus suit during the summer in the desert, but at high...June 30th, 2017