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New NHL Owner Bill Foley Talks About Bringing Hockey to Las Vegas

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440001

Shoot Date

22 Jun 2016

Shoot Location

Las Vegas, United States

Production Company

Las Vegas News Bureau

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LAS VEGAS -- The National Hockey League (NHL) today announced it has awarded Las Vegas an expansion team, which will begin playing at the T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip for the 2017-18 season. The NHL Board of Governor's vote to expand to Las Vegas was unanimous, said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman during the announcement at the Encore resort on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. The expansion is the eighth in the league's history and the first since 1997, in which three teams were added to the league's roster.
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Soundbites with new NHL franchise owner Bill Foley who has brought an NHL expansion team to Las Vegas starting in 2017.
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