NHL

Adding yet another unfathomable chapter to their improbable first season as an NHL franchise, the Vegas Golden Knights clinched the Western Conference title on Sunday, after defeating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1, in the deciding fifth game of the best-of-7 series.Vegas now awaits the winner of the... Read More

With the Chicago Blackhawks, New York Rangers, Detroit Red Wings and Montreal Canadiens failing to qualify for the 2018 NHL postseason, many observers were concerned about the national interest in hockey’s second season.Fear not NHL lovers!Thanks largely to the omnipresent Pittsburgh Penguins, and... Read More

Lance Martinez of My Detroit Sports gathered this original photo of the face of the NHL, the great Sidney Crosby, as he signed autographs outside of a Detroit hotel.Crosby, the Penguins longtime center, is hockey’s most known and accomplished player. He is a three-time ... Read More

For much of the modern history of Las Vegas, the region’s sports landscape largely focused on two distinct areas of competition, boxing and UNLV athletics, particularly during Jerry Tarkanian’s decades of success as coach of the Runnin’ Rebels men’s basketball program.  With this in mind, for... Read More

Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins wrapped up their second straight Stanley Cup championship, after notching a 2-0 Game 6 victory versus the Nashville Predators. The Pens now own a whopping five NHL titles since 1991. With five crowns apiece, Pittsburgh and the Edmonton Oilers can boast of... Read More

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