The chief financial officer for MGM Resorts International said Thursday the company has held discussions with a group looking to bring a National Hockey League team to Las Vegas, but the talks were preliminary.
Eight months ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers were one of the worst teams in the NBA and getting ready to play out the string at the All-Star break. Cavs’ tickets were among the NBA’s least expensive with the median price for the second half of the season just $25—only the New Orleans Pelicans were cheaper.
A new era for Major League Soccer in Los Angeles began as MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced that a new team has been awarded to an ownership group led by entrepreneur Henry Nguyen, sports and entertainment leader Peter Guber, and sports veteran Tom Penn. The new club is scheduled to debut in 2017 in a new soccer stadium in the greater Los Angeles area built specifically for the team.