Las Vegas is the leading candidate for a new NHL team | The Tylt
When you think of Hockey, the desert doesn't come to mind. But the NHL is looking to create an expansion team and Las Vegas could be the host city for a team that plays in the 2017-18 season.
Quebec City is also in the running for a team. And let's be honest - probably has a stronger fan base. But with a packed Eastern Conference and a new T-Mobile Sports Stadium opening up in "Sin City," the NHL is giving strong hints they want Vegas.
Las Vegas is the leading candidate for a new NHL team