Vegas Lays A Foundation at 2017 NHL Draft

Roughly a day and a half after adding 31 players to their organization, the Vegas Golden Knights went back to work at the 2017 NHL Draft. Armed with 13 selections – including three first round picks – general manager George McPhee put a bow on a year’s worth of extensive scouting by his club with a strong performance that likely set up his club for several years. Cody Glass...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 days ago

Caps assistant GM tried to predict George McPhee's expansion draft plan

Capitals assistant GM Ross Mahoney worked with George McPhee for years. Does he have insight into McPhee's strategy for Las Vegas in the expansion draft?
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
6 days ago

WATCH: McPhee: We have more scoring than anticipated, goaltending will be solid

Vegas Golden Knights GM George McPhee talks about the number of transactions he has with teams, the strength of their lineup and other moves that are still to come.
Via SportsNetCanada
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Which vets the Vegas Golden Knights should build around

Hockey fandom was in an unusual frenzy for a Sunday in mid-June thanks to teams unveiling their lists of protected players ahead of the expansion draft. Now, the roster for the Las Vegas Golden Knights is just days away from becoming a reality and the hockey heads have had a field day trying to figure out just how the new team's roster will shape up. GM George McPhee is going to...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lawton: Maple Leafs should be calling Vegas for defencemen

NHL insider Brian Lawton outlines a few names on defence that the Maple Leafs should be calling Golden Knights GM George McPhee about.
Via SportsNetCanada
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: McPhee: We've planned and prepared, now we have to deliver

GM of the Vegas Golden Knights George McPhee talks about his interactions with teams regarding protection and the entry draft and looking for a fair deal that still allows Vegas to get players they want.
Via SportsNetCanada
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Gerard Gallant will be the first coach of the Vegas Golden Knights

The NHL expansion Las Vegas Golden Knights have reportedly found their coach. According to reliable TSN reporter Darren Dreger, Gerard Gallant will be the first head coach of the Golden Knights. Gallant wasn’t out of work long.After two full seasons with the Florida Panthers, the 53-year-old was fired just 21 games into the season after the Panthers won just 11 of their first 21...
Via The Comeback
April 12, 2017  |  Discuss

The Vegas Golden Knights don’t have a roster yet, but they still might make some trades

The first expansion draft in the Twitter era is going to be one of the oddest, yet most satisfying, events in sports. Fans and writers alike love to get together to roast someone or something. The Vegas Golden Knights are about to be the first team to have this very distinct honor.The expansion draft isn’t until late June, but that doesn’t mean that the team can’t make any...
Via The Comeback
March 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Vegas Golden Knights want to build a team similar to high-flying Washington Capitals of old

The Vegas Golden Knights are getting ready to assemble a roster.Golden Knights general manager George McPhee talked with Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. He said he’d like to a build a team similar to the high-flying mid-2000’s Washington Capitals.“I’ve built high-flying teams in the past, offensive, entertaining teams and would like to do the same thing,...
Via Puck Drunk Love
February 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: George McPhee to be named Las Vegas GM

Another day has passed and more news has been reported concerning the NHL’s new franchise in Las Vegas. The team apparently has a name (Knights) and they reportedly have a general manager according to Arthur Staples of Newsday. They will be naming George McPhee as the first GM in their history. Source confirms what's already out there: #Isles special advisor George McPhee will...
Via Puck Drunk Love
July 14, 2016  |  Discuss

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