Potential National Hockey League expansion
The National Hockey League (NHL) has gone through many rounds of expansion and other organizational changes during its nearly 100-year history to reach its current number of thirty teams: twenty-three in the United States, and seven in Canada. On June 22, 2016 the NHL officially approved expansion to Las Vegas starting in the 2017–18 season.
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- Rosen, Dan (June 22, 2016). "Las Vegas awarded NHL franchise". National Hockey League. https://www.nhl.com/news/nhl-expands-to-las-vegas/c-281010682?tid=281011650. Retrieved June 22, 2016.