When and Where To See Professional Sports Teams in the Las Vegas Area
Do you love sports? Basketball, football, hockey, baseball and soccer? Las Vegas promises much more than world-class sportsbooks and casinos. Whether you are visiting the Las Vegas area or just enjoy going to a game, you will find no shortage of professional sports teams to keep you entertained in the heart of Sin City. Find out when and where to see professional sports teams in the Las Vegas area with this guide, hop in your 2019 Mazda CX-5 and enjoy a game with family and friends!
SEASON: Early October – Early June
WHERE: T-Mobile Arena – 3780 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89158
Do you love to watch or play a little puck? The Vegas Golden Knights will provide plenty of fun in Las Vegas. A popular addition to the NHL, the Golden Knights will start the 2019-2020 season with their eyes on a return to the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the finals. Players to watch this season include Right Wing Mark Stone, Left Wing Max Pacioretty, Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and Center Jonathan Marchessault.
SEASON: Early May – Early October
WHERE: Mandalay Bay Events Center – 3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109
Hit the court this year in Sin City and take in a Las Vegas Aces game at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. A premier team in the WNBA, the Las Vegas Aces are a playoff contender in the league this season that finished the 2018 season with a record of 14-20. The Aces are led in scoring by reigning Rookie of the Year A’ja Wilson who averages 16.5 points per game and teams up with sharpshooter Kayla McBride who shoots 42% from behind the arc and Center Liz Cambage.
SEASON: Early March – Late October
WHERE: Cashman Field – 850 Las Vegas Blvd N. Las Vegas, NV 89101
A newcomer to the Las Vegas sports scene, the Las Vegas Lights FC is a new member of the USL Championship league that made its league debut in 2018. Coached by Eric Wynalda, the Las Vegas Lights call Cashman Field home and promise plenty of fun for soccer fans in the area. Players to watch on the Las Vegas Lights roster include leading goal scorer Irvin Parra, Preston Tabort Etaka and Goalkeeper Thomas Olsen.
SEASON: Early April – Early September
WHERE: Las Vegas Ballpark – 1650 S. Pavillion Dr. Summerlin, NV 89135
A minor league affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, the Las Vegas Aviators are a member of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League that call the Las Vegas Ballpark home during the season. Formerly known as the Las Vegas 51s, the Aviators are an elite team that will provide plenty of fun at the ballpark in the summer. Key players on the team include Left Fielder Mark Payton who hits .334 with 30 home runs, Third Basemen Sheldon Neuse who hits .317 with 27 home runs and ace Kyle Finnegan with a 2.89 ERA.
SEASON: Early September – Early January
WHERE: Allegiant Stadium – 3333 Al Davis Way, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Are you ready for some football? The Las Vegas Raiders are set to arrive in August 2020 and will play at all-new Allegiant Stadium, which will also serve as the home field for the UNLV Rebels football team. When the Las Vegas Raiders arrive in search of a Super Bowl, highlight players will be Quarterback Derek Carr, rookie sensation Running Back Josh Jacobs and rookie Defensive End Clelin Ferrell, led by Head Coach Jon Gruden.
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