MGM Resorts is taking a look at bringing a NHL team to Las Vegas, but would such a venture be profitable?
MGM Resorts International is in preliminary talks with team that wants to bring A national Hockey League Team to Las Vegas to try out during the business’s new $350 million sports arena. The 20,000-seater MGM-AEG Arena, that is presently under construction behind ny New York, is crying out for the league that is major to call it house, because is the entire city of Las Vegas.
The company’s CFO Dan D’Arrigo divulged the information during an interview because of the Las vegas, nevada Review-Journal, although he declined to say whether or not the talks devoted to the creation of the new team or of a preexisting team moving towards the city. Conveniently, AEG, MGM’s partner in the arena, currently owns the Los Angeles Kings NLH team.
MGM and AEG went ahead using the sports arena project with no guarantee of a major league resident, because they were confident so it could attract 100 to 150 activities per year, with a constant stream of concerts and honors shows, as well as blended martial arts and boxing events, hockey and college baseball tournaments.
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