In a remarkable season of firsts for an expansion team in any of North America’s major team sports, the Vegas Golden Knights clinched the Pacific Division championship Saturday, nipping the second-place standing San Jose Sharks, 3-2, at T-Mobile Arena.view
The Las Vegas Golden Knights dropped a full 40 cents from -160 to -120 on Friday yet true Knights supporters were rewarded when Jonathan Marchessault scored his second goal 22 seconds into overtime to defeat the St. Louis Blues, 4-3, at T-Mobile Arena.view
As an official sponsor of the Vegas Golden Knights, Station Casinos is going all in with the team.view
Ice Cubes | A concern expressed about how the Vegas Golden Knights could fail in the Stanley Cup Playoffs is their lack of physical play. Such a concern no longer exists in Winnipeg. On Saturday, Jets captain Blake Wheeler got into a fight in front of the net… but it was in practice against teammate Ben Chiarot!view
Knight Moves | The Golden Knights are into the home stretch of the NHL regular season with six games remaining. Vegas hosts Arizona on Wednesday, St. Louis this Friday and San Jose on Saturday.view
Cash Considerations Podcast | AB, Mo, Big Dave welcome Caesars senior bookmaker Jeff Davis off a well deserved, three day rest from the Madness. The boys talk Elite Eight for the weekend, along with some NHL and MLB thoughts for a change of pace.view
In baseball-speak, the talk is of a "magic number" to clinch a playoff berth or a division title. However, the Vegas Golden Knights welcomed the hockey difference to lower their number to clinch the Pacific Division crown despite losing.view
Ice Cubes | The tri-state area could be left without an NHL playoff participant for the first time since the New Jersey Devils relocated from Denver for the 1982-83 season to make it three teams within a few miles from each other all packing golf clubs.view
Although this theorem applies more toward Fantasy Hockey rather than the regular bettor, for the second time in a week, an individual skater with great motivation was the difference in deciding the outcome of a Vegas Golden Knights contest.view
Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.
An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.
Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.
NASCAR is on its way, Sept. 13 thru Sept. 16, to the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas, with a series of “fan-centric” events to promote the South Point 400, this year’s kick off event for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.