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Maloof Brothers Sell Interests In Vegas Golden Knights To Bill Foley; Maloofs Worked With Foley To Launch NHL In Las Vegas – LVSportsBiz
Maloof Brothers Sell Interests In Vegas Golden Knights To Bill Foley; Maloofs Worked With Foley To Launch NHL In Las Vegas - LVSportsBiz


Maloof Brothers Sell Interests In Vegas Golden Knights To Bill Foley; Maloofs Worked With Foley To Launch NHL In Las Vegas By Alan Snel, LVSportsBiz.com Publisher-Writer They helped bring the National Hockey League to Las Vegas, making field trips to New York City to sell NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on the idea that the league should plant its flag in Las Vegas. Then they hooked up with a Texas-born businessman with a West Point background to launch the Vegas Golden Knights. And on Thursday, the Knights announced the Maloof brothers — Joe, Gavin, George and Phil — have cashed out their minority interests in the franchise to VGK owner Bill Foley. Early in the team’s history, LVSportsBiz.com spelled out how the Maloofs worked on the early marketing of the team with Foley to recruit the first 75 fans to commit to paying for tickets for a future NHL team. Foley offered this statement in a Vegas Golden Knights press release: “They were helpful in br

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