The 2015 NHL Awards which will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Wednesday, June 24th and more exciting news has been released. Actor and comedian Rob Riggle will host the award show that will be broadcast on NBCSN in the U.S. and Sportsnet in Canada. During the show rock band Daughtry will perform.
Rob Riggle is best known for his roles in The Hangover, Step Brothers, The Other Guys, 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, Dumb & Dumber To, and even Saturday Night Live to name a few. Riggle, a Kansas native, is an avid sports fan on top of everything. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve for 23 years, and just recently retired as a Lieutenant Colonel.
Daughtry has been nominated for four GRAMMY Awards, won four American Music Awards, and has sold more than 8 million albums. They will be performing a full concert at the MGM Grand Garden Arena after the Awards show, which is included in the ticket. They are surely going to put on a great show.
This year’s awards will be at a much larger venue than in the past, and therefore more fans will have the opportunity to attend. Tickets are on sale at www.mgmgrand.com and www.ticketmaster.com. Hospitality and travel packages are available for fans through PrimeSport. Tickets will be priced at $58, $103, $153 and $253 and will include the Awards show and the concert which will be subsequently after.
This is the first year the NHL Awards will be at the MGM Grand, and the sixth time the NHL will honor the the NHL’s finest in Las Vegas. This is the seventh year that the NHL has had a partnership with Las Vegas.
This year is sure to be a real hit, and whether you live in the Vegas Valley or on the other side of the country, it’s an opportunity that you don’t want to miss out on!