VEGAS - April 28, 2017 - Vegas Golden Knights Chairman and CEO Bill Foley announced today, April 28, that Vegas Golden Knights season ticket members now have access to an exclusive ticket presale for the NHL Awards™ and NHL Expansion Draft™ event beginning Friday, April 28 and continuing through Tuesday, May 2 at 10:00 p.m. PT. Fans may contact their Ticket Services Account Executive at 702.645.4259 with information on how to access the presale.
Tickets for the event range from $15.00 - $30.00 (before service fees). Following the conclusion of the exclusive presale, tickets will become available for purchase by the general public beginning Wednesday, May 3 at 10:00 a.m. PT.
The NHL Awards™ and NHL Expansion Draft™ event will be held Wednesday, June 21 at T-Mobile Arena at 4:30 p.m. PT. During the event, the Golden Knights will select one expansion draft-eligible player from each of the other 30 NHL clubs. These selections will be announced throughout the televised portion.
Following the conclusion of the televised portion of the NHL Awards™ and NHL Expansion Draft™ event, fans in attendance will enjoy a special Expansion Draft recap and celebration event at T-Mobile Arena featuring Golden Knights Chairman and CEO Bill Foley, hockey operations personnel, select Golden Knights players and other Golden Knights front office staff. This will be the first opportunity for Golden Knights fans to hear directly from the newly drafted Golden Knights players in person. (Please note the list of Golden Knights attendees is subject to change based on availability and travel).
"After months of anticipation, we finally get our team on June 21," said Vegas Golden Knights Chairman and CEO Bill Foley. "This is sure to be a very entertaining evening and we are excited to offer our season ticket members an exclusive window to reserve their seats. In addition to seeing the game's brightest stars during the Awards portion, fans will get to hear directly from George and a few of our players immediately after during our own Expansion Draft celebration event. We want to share this momentous day with all Golden Knights fans and hope to see you at T-Mobile on the 21st."
Televised live in the United States on NBCSN and in Canada on Sportsnet at 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PT, the 2017 NHL Awards™ will showcase hockey and Hollywood's biggest stars with the excitement and energy that only Las Vegas can provide. As part of the program, the Golden Knights' 30 selections in the NHL Expansion Draft™ will be revealed, providing the home fans - and national viewing audience - the opportunity to learn the initial composition of the team's roster.
The 2017 NHL Awards™ will again honor the top individual regular-season performances in a wide range of categories, including most valuable player (Hart Trophy), outstanding goaltender (Vezina Trophy), outstanding defenseman (Norris Trophy) and outstanding rookie (Calder Trophy).
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