At this time next year, the Las Vegas franchise will have a name, a roster and a full staff ready to lead the team into the 2017-18 season. As of right now, though, Las Vegas GM George McPhee is willing to take his time before selecting one of the most important members of the franchise: the team’s coach. McPhee said during his introductory press conference that finding a coach...
Via The Hockey News
15 hours ago
When the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft rolls around following the 2016-17 season, the Capitals and 29 other current NHL organizations will lose one player to the new franchise based in Las Vegas, Nevada. For the Capitals, however, their biggest loss may come off of the ice. On Friday, Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman shared some news that many Capitals fans should have been fearing. ...
Via The Hockey Writers
3 days ago
With George McPhee in Las Vegas, it was only a matter of time before he started trying to bring some people in Washington with him.
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...
George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise.Owner Bill Foley announced McPhee as the franchise's first GM at a news conference Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas.McPhee will be in charge of building the team from scratch to begin play in the 2017-18 NHL season.McPhee most recently served as special adviser to New York Islanders GM Garth...
McPhee was a longtime GM for the Capitals.
George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise. Owner Bill Foley announced McPhee as the franchise's first GM at a news conference Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas. McPhee will be in charge of building the team from scratch to begin play in the 2017-18 NHL season. McPhee most recently served as special adviser to New York Islanders GM...
A person with direct knowledge of the decision says George McPhee has been hired as general manager of the NHL's expansion Las Vegas franchise. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because owner Bill Foley's announcement was set for Wednesday afternoon. McPhee will be in charge of building the team from scratch to begin play in the 2017-18 NHL season. McPhee most recently...
Former Capitals general manager George McPhee said the realization that his son, Graham, was drafted by an NHL team over the weekend sank in this
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) As a longtime NHL scout and general manager, George McPhee has had a hand in providing opportunities to countless prospects at the NHL draft. It wasn't until Saturday, when McPhee fully appreciated how significant that moment felt as a father. McPhee was in the stands with his family in Buffalo when his son Graham was drafted in the fifth round, 149th overall...
Via Associated Press
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