MGM Resorts is considering bringing a NHL team to Las Vegas, but would such a venture be profitable?
MGM Resorts International is in initial talks with team that wants to bring a nationwide Hockey League Team to Las vegas, nevada to relax and play during the organization’s new $350 million sports arena. The 20,000-seater MGM-AEG Arena, which can be presently under construction behind New York ny, is crying out for the league that is major to call it home, since may be the whole city of Las Vegas.
The business’s CFO Dan D’Arrigo divulged the information during an interview using the Las vegas, nevada Review-Journal, although he declined to say whether or not the talks predicated on the creation of the new team or of a preexisting team going to the city. Conveniently, AEG, MGM’s partner in the arena, currently owns the Los Angeles Kings NLH team.
MGM and AEG went ahead utilizing the sports arena project without the guarantee of a major league resident, because they were confident that it could attract 100 to 150 occasions per 12 months, having a steady stream of concerts and prizes shows, as well as mixed martial arts and boxing events, hockey and college baseball tournaments.
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